...and then you wonder why UKRAP are tearing* themselves apart?
Besides, why does the Church of England still exist, even when we entered the EU in the early 1970s to the moment after the decision on the 'Brexit' referendum was declared?
...and anyway, you'd better take it up with the head of the C-of-E: Queen Elizabeth II.
But then, just the police at the entry gates with their H&K MP5s, never mind the guardsmen with their SA-80s - would dissuade you from taking the matter up further with her.
Never bring a spiritual sword to a physical gunfight. Y'see, 9mm & 5.56mm NATO rounds have no concept of imaginary 'armour', and Kevlar is a dead giveaway to said police.
*- Don't be surprised if, should this be taken up further by the rest of the print/TV news media, this is the tipping point for their sole MP who has threatened to defect to the Conservatives at any time.
You can't be a political force in Parliament without an MP; more like a Whitehall Farce, with Nige FaRAGE caught with his political trousers round his ankles. [/Brian Rix]
They are learning to their cost that, just like Sir Alex Ferguson was Manchester United, UKRAP is nothing without FaRAGE.
The phrase 'Be Careful What You Wish For'. Now you've got what you lot wanted: 'Brexit', how can you justify your existence?
I would like ROCOG to continue their operations, at least re. merchandising, and such to be made more widely available.
As I prefer Rio's Paralympic mascot - Tom - to their Olympic one, Vinicius, therefore...! X3