9TH MAY 2016
Factchecking the government's EU referendum leaflet on jobs and exports.
31ST MAR 2014
Full Fact Live: factchecking in brief from Full Fact and elsewhere
30TH MAR 2015
Labour's advertisement to businesses in the Financial Times today warns that the biggest risk to British business is the threat of an EU exit. The risk? Over 3 million jobs ...
9TH MAR 2016
It's been claimed that two-thirds of manufacturing jobs are reliant on Britain's membership of the EU. That's wrong.
20TH MAY 2016
The Electoral Commission's EU Referendum Voting Guide has been delivered to households this week. We've checked the claims in the campaigns' arguments.
30TH JUN 2017
Figures on this subject don't tell us how many jobs would actually be lost if we left the EU.
13TH MAY 2016
Research suggests at least three million jobs are linked to UK exports to the EU, there's no evidence they are 'dependent' on our EU membership.
21ST MAY 2014
Speaking on BBC Breakfast this morning, Nick Clegg claimed "millions of jobs in this country that are in one way or another dependent on our position in the European Union". ...
2ND NOV 2011
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg appeared on BBC Radio 4 this week claiming that three million UK jobs depend directly on participation in the EU. Is this accurate? Full Fact ...
23RD MAY 2016
Factchecking the Stronger In "facts" leaflet.
9TH APR 2015
Earlier this week, Tony Blair gave a speech that laid out his arguments against a referendum on Britain leaving the European Union. Mr Blair claimed that businesses "came to the ...
15TH JUL 2013
Would three million Britons end up on the dole if Britain pulled out of the European Union? Readers would be forgiven for believing so after an article on the pro-Europeans ...
19TH FEB 2016
Last night's Question Time was in Stratford-Upon-Avon. We've checked the panel's claims about the EU, schools and whether there's a teacher shortage.
14TH AUG 2013
Full Fact's Director Will Moy appeared on the Today Programme this morning just before Sir Andrew Dilnot of the UK Statistics Authority, both talking about how politicians use statistics. If ...
16TH JUN 2016
A good starting point for our economy coverage before the EU referendum.
16TH NOV 2011
Chancellor George Osborne has questioned whether Europe would gain any benefits from a European Financial Transaction Tax. Are his claims accurate?
8TH OCT 2013
Today Nick Clegg warned that "isolationist forces are on the rise" and those in favour of remaining in the EU need to stand up and be counted. As he argued ...
30TH APR 2015
There are now just over 31 million people in work. 73.4% of people aged 16-64 are employed, the highest rate since records began. And 1.84 million people are unemployed, giving ...
9TH JUN 2016
It's true that Britain has seen a larger net increase in employment than the rest of the EU combined, and that Yorkshire has seen a larger net increase in employment ...
24TH APR 2015
The cost of membership "Our EU membership fee is £55 million a day"—Nigel Farage, 26 March 2014 In the calendar year 2014, we did pay over £53 million a day ...