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April 2005

Spain

April 28: Spanish parliament adopts Constitution - Following the referendum result from February the Spanish parliament adopted the Constitution. Now the Spanish Senate has to follow. Read more...

The Netherlands

April 28: Scepticism growing in the Netherlands - EU The disgust that in the EU some 'animals are far more equal than others' annoys the Dutch voters Read more...

France

April 28: French No would reopen European debate - EU justice commissioner Franco Frattini called a French no much more serious than a British no. Read more...

Brussels

April 28: Commission 'underestimated' importance of communicating - Polls show falling support for the European project over the years. Connecting with citizens was neglected. Read more...

The Netherlands

April 25: Internet poll shows slight majority for Dutch no vote on EU constitution. - The poll is the second in the Netherlands in as many days that gives a majority for the "no" vote. Read more...

France

April 22: French 'no' should not kill Constitution's ratification - EU member states should press ahead with efforts to ratify the Constitution even if France says "no" in its 29 May referendum, the European Commission has urged. Read more...

France

April 22: French 'Non' climbs to 58 per cent - The latest poll indicates a record score for the French no to the EU Constitution. Read more...

Czech Republic

April 22: Klaus hits back at European Parliament critics - Czech President sent a letter to European Parliament President Josep Borrell warning him against attempts to stop EU citizens freely criticising the European Union. Read more...

France

April 21: French 'yes' gets a glimmer of hope - A new poll has shown the number of those hostile to the EU Constitution has decreased slightly in France. Read more...

Greece

April 20: Greece backs new EU constitution - Parliament in Greece has ratified the European Union's constitution. The vote makes Greece the sixth country to back the treaty. Read more...

The Netherlans

April 19: Dutch to kick start Yes campaign - The Dutch government is set to launch a campaign to support the EU Constitution before it goes to a referendum on 1 June. Read more...

France

April 18: French No could shelve the referendum in Britain - If it wins the elections, the British Labour cabinet would consider retreating from plans to hold a referendum on the EU constitution. Read more...

The Netherlands

April 18: Dutch support for constitution waning - Support for the EU constitution in the Netherlands is on the decrease, it has emerged over the weekend. Read more...

France

April 15: Chirac pleads for EU Constitution - "Europe has to be organised" in order to be more "humane", more competitive and more powerful, according to the President. Read more...

Denmark

April 14: Danish No campaign launched - Around 150 people attended the launch of the Danish campaign against the EU Constitution last Sunday in Copenhagen. Read more...

France

April 14: Chirac launches EU Yes campaign - French President is set to launch the Yes campaign in a TV debate with 80 young people.. Read more...

The Netherlands

April 13: Dutch in disarray over EU constitution - French opposition to the EU constitution is having a ‘domino’ effect on Dutch voters, with around 70 per cent saying that they will abstain from voting. Read more...

Czech Republic

April 12: Czech Republic tries to avoid referendum - The prospective future Czech Prime Minister, Jan Kohout, would like to ratify the EU Constitution with a simple majority in the parliament Read more...

Great Britain

April 12: Most UK finance directors oppose EU constitution - The poll shows that 30 per cent of respondents “strongly oppose” Britain adopting the new treaty and further 38 per cent say they are “generally opposed”. Read more...

Greece

April 12: Opposition parties in Greece call for referendum - The heads of the opposition parties submitted a joint proposal for a referendum on legislation for the ratification of the European Constitution Read more...

Denmark

April 11: Yes-side loses ground in Danish EU Constitution battle - Fewer Danes intend to vote in favour of the new European Constitution. Read more...

Italy

April 7: Italy ratifies European Constitution - Italy became the first major EU country to ratify the European Constitution following a parliamentary vote on Wednesday. Read more...

The Netherlands

April 6: Dutch may cancel referendum if France votes no - According to Dutch press agency ANP, the cancelling of the referendum is one of the emergency scenarios currently under investigation by the Dutch cabinet. Read more...

France

April 6: De Gaulle's legacy makes it to the French referendum campaign - Charles de Gaulle and his legacy enter the EU Constitution referendum campaign in France - with both camps claiming he would have been be on their side. Read more...

Great Britain

April 4: International Rally in Central London at 9 April 2005 - Next Saturday at the Conway Hall political activists from across Europe will launch a new cross party campaign against the EU Constitution. Read more...

France

April 1: French No would not stop Dutch and Danish referendums - Dutch minister for foreign affairs Bernard Bot said "If France votes no, then other countries must continue the fight for a yes". Read more...