If you say David Davis should now resign, you’re thinking too small

Martin Odini sums up the multiple failings of the UK Government in one handy blog: “Little wonder therefore that negotiations with the EU’s representatives are going so badly, when British officials and politicians do not even know the implications of anything they ask for, or Continue Reading

How the UK has completely capitulated on two of the EU’s three key issues

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by Kathleen Nutt. THE European Union has repeatedly underlined that Brexit talks with the UK Government could not proceed to a second phase of discussing a future trade deal until the UK came up with satisfactory proposals on the money Continue Reading

There’s no British solution to the Irish problem

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by Denis Staunton. Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has said that Ireland’s position on the border has not changed and that we cannot be expected to take a ‘leap in the dark’ and move onto phase two Continue Reading

A hard Brexit could be a ‘real problem’ for peace in Northern Ireland, admits David Davis

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by Adam Bienkov. Brexit secretary admits that failure to secure a Brexit free trade deal would cause a “real problem” for the Northern Ireland peace process. Maintaining an invisible border between the UK and Ireland is central to the Good Friday Continue Reading

Major UK-based retailers are slashing prices in Irish outlets

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by Ralph Riegel. Irish shoppers are set to benefit from a multi-million euro price war as UK retail giants, boosted by weak sterling, fight to regain lost market share in Ireland. If sterling reaches parity with the euro, UK-based retailers Continue Reading