We in Sinn Féin have always been a vocal critical of the democratic deficit in the European Union – and we still are. However, a situation where part of our country is in the EU and the other part outside would cause huge problems in terms of the economy, free movement and have serious political consequences.

In this, the 100th anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising, no nationalist or republican should play any part in reinforcing the partition of our country.

We are asking you to vote ‘Remain’ in the Brexit referendum