This is a good decision from Labour. It reflects many of This Writer’s own doorstep discussions with voters during the general election campaign.

Acting leader Harriet Harman has said Labour will now support plans for an EU referendum by the end of 2017.

Ms Harman told the Sunday Times the change in position came after they “reflected on the conversations we had on doorsteps” during the election.

The PM has pledged to renegotiate a “better deal” for the UK and hold an “in/out” referendum by the end of 2017.

Ms Harman told the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show the party would still campaign for the UK to stay in the EU.

Source: Labour to back EU referendum bill, says Harman – BBC News