Has the Brexit Party made any statement on its name as a movement, when Brexit is finally resolved?

It would be expected after several years that 'Brexit' will have lost meaning. I can't think of any party in history becoming established and named by a "short-term" issue and going on to having an entrenched long term support or platform to stand on.

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    More importantly will Change UK have to change their name if they gain power and want things to then remain the same? – Jontia May 23 '19 at 15:10
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    Hi, welcome to the site. It's a good idea to take the Tour and visit the Help Center. I doubt that this question is answerable as it stands, as it requires speculation which could not be verified with sources open to the public. If you can edit it to be more on topic for this site it stands a much better chance of staying open. – CoedRhyfelwr May 23 '19 at 15:18
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    Interesting, it is sort of like voting to remove the possibility of someone with knowledge giving an answer based on the uninformed opinion that the knowledge does not exist. – Brian McMahon May 23 '19 at 15:48
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    Because you are asking ABOUT THE FUTURE and nobody knows it for sure, specially when dealing with politics. It is as simple as that. You can see that the only answer you get is "they could do it... or they could not do it". – SJuan76 May 23 '19 at 16:23
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    I reworded the body in line with your title. It now asks about any statements from within the party. As such, it's less speculative. – JJ for Transparency and Monica May 23 '19 at 17:12

On December 8th 2019, Farage said in an interview with Sky News that after the UK leaves the European Union (as occurred on the 31st January 2020), the Brexit Party would change its name to the 'Reform Party', and would campaign "for changes to the voting system and the abolition of the House of Lords".

In the same interview, he said that he had already registered the name. However, a search of the Electoral Commission records returns no trace of such a party having been registered by Farage or any of his associates. In addition, it does not appear to have been rejected, and is not listed in the record of current applications either. A search of Companies House does return "The Reform Party Limited", but this company was registered after the interview, and none of the directors include Farage or any of his associates. In contrast, Farage is still a director of The Brexit Party Limited.

So in conclusion, according to Nigel Farage, the new party will be called 'The Reform Party', and has already been registered. However it is unclear what Farage meant by 'registered', as neither Companies House nor the Electoral Commission seem to have any record of the registration.

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On your chief assumption of the Brexit party becoming a major party:

  • If Brexit does not happen, they keep the name until it does happen, or the topic loses steam politically.
  • If there is some kind of deal that effectively only takes the UK out in name only, but leaves all of the legal ties and responsibilities in place, the party keeps its name until a complete and proper Brexit happens, or the topic loses steam politically.
  • If there is a no-deal Brexit, the party either dissolves completely (job done) or changes its name to some kind of patriotic based title and carries on under a different guise with a heavily modified agenda.

This is all speculation ofcourse based on an uncertain assumption.

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    Have they mentioned the possibility of dissolving if Brexit is brought to a conclusion that is satisfactory to the party? – Brian McMahon May 23 '19 at 15:35
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    @BrianMcMahon, I'd be amazed if anybody has thought that far ahead. – ouflak May 23 '19 at 15:41
  • If no-deal Brexit happens being associated with it or considered responsible for the pointless mess would be a PR nightmare. Unless there would be really convincing way of shifting the blame, then such party would have to go into hiding. – Shadow1024 May 25 '19 at 19:49

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