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'I shall be voting to stay in the EU' - Frances Ashcroft

Scientist Dame Frances Ashcroft is planning to vote for the UK to stay in the EU in the upcoming referendum.

"National borders make no sense in science," she told BBC Newsnight,

She was speaking as part of the My Decision series, where a number of figures explain how they plan to vote in the EU referendum - and the thinking behind their decision.

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  • 22 Jun 2016
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