‘The time is now’ for Britons to change mind on leaving EU

Posted by Vittorio Quattrone. UK UK Politics ‘The time is now’ for Britons to change mind on leaving EU, says Tory MP and former Attorney General Dominic Grieve Exclusive: Former cabinet minister warns the next six months are ‘decision time’ over UK’s withdrawal from EU Continue Reading

‘Categorically clear’: What being outside a customs union with the EU will mean for post-Brexit UK

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by Katy Hayward. Being outside a customs union with the EU will mean that costs of many goods will be higher, risks associated with trade will be greater, and borders (including with Ireland) will have to be harder. Katy Hayward (Queen’s University Continue Reading

UK’s May under pressure as Conservatives at war over Brexit

Posted by Vittorio Quattrone. (Written by the Chicago Tribune.) British Prime Minister Theresa May was under mounting pressure Sunday to take sides in the Conservative Party’s civil war over Brexit, as a new round of talks between Britain and the European Union is set to Continue Reading

MPs will not get chance to vote against Brexit, Scottish court hears

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by The National (Scotland). EVEN if Brexit is an utter disaster, members of the Westminster Parliament which is supposedly the supreme decision-making body in the UK will never get the chance to vote on stopping Brexit. Who says so? Lawyers Continue Reading

Hard Brexiters hate taking responsibility, which means May is safer than she looks

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by Rafael Behr. Rees-Mogg and co do not want to confront the choices currently facing the PM, still less spell them out to the country. They just want freedom to complain that Brexit has been bodged. All things considered, the Continue Reading

Theresa May clinging onto power as she performs embarrassing U-turn on Brexit analysis

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by Michael Settle. Theresa May is clinging onto power today. THERESA May is clinging onto power today after a minister openly questioned her Brexit policy and she was forced into an embarrassing U-turn on releasing a downbeat economic analysis about Continue Reading

Prime minister Theresa May has dismissed the significance of leaked Government studies

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by the Irish Times. Government report indicates any outcome from Brexit would leave Britain worse off. Prime minister Theresa May has dismissed the significance of leaked Government studies which indicated that any outcome from Brexit would leave Britain worse off. 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