Brexit minister Steve Baker probed over cash from group which donated to DUP

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by Suzanne Breen. Parliament’s standards watchdog is to investigate Brexit minister Steve Baker over a donation he received from a DUP-linked group which helped bankroll the Leave campaign. Mr Baker took £6,500 from the Constitutional Research Council (CRC) which gave Continue Reading

Michael Russell insists that EU repeal bill needs ‘significant changes’

Posted by Geoff Bishop. By Press Association. The Scottish Parliament is likely to vote against the EU repeal bill unless there are ” serious and significant changes” to the proposed legislation, Scotland’s Brexit Minister has said. Michael Russell called on the UK Government to recognise Continue Reading

Michael Russell, Scotland’s Brexit Minister is not convinced Brexit will happen

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Scotland’s Brexit Minister has told a Holyrood committee he is “not 100% convinced” the UK will leave the EU. Michael Russell said while Brexit was “still the trajectory”, the result of the General Election – which saw the Conservative government lose Continue Reading