Theresa May will learn if trade talks can begin at make-or-break Brexit meeting

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by Kathleen Nutt. THERESA May will today learn if her proposals on the Irish border and other Brexit “divorce” issues are sufficient for trade talks to begin. The UK Prime Minister is meeting European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker in Brussels, Continue Reading

May vs the 27: you’ve not done enough, EU leaders tell Britain

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Written by Leo Cendrowicz. Theresa May arrived yesterday at the EU summit in Brussels calling for “urgency” in the Brexit negotiations. However, officials from Angela Merkel downwards looked anything but urgent in their demeanour. Certainly, sources close to national leaders said Continue Reading

May walkout likely if Brexit ‘Divorce Bill’ not acceptable.

Posted by Geoff Bishop. Theresa May obviously feels that she will still be able to play tough at the negotiating table. A senior figure from inside Theresa May’s cabinet has told business UK leaders that the underfire British prime minister could storm out of Brexit Continue Reading

David Davis to resolve status of EU citizens in UK to start Brexit talks

Post by Geoff Bishop. David Davis will reportedly begin Brexit negotiations next week by guaranteeing the rights of EU nationals who arrived in the UK before 29 March 2017. Davis expects in return the EU to drop its demand for the European Court of Justice Continue Reading

Tories urged to keep May as critical Brexit talks loom

Posted by Geoff Bishop A FORMER Conservative cabinet minister has warned his party against the “chaos” of a leadership contest as it could further delay resolving Brexit. Owen Paterson said Theresa May was right “despite all the disappointments” to try to find a way to Continue Reading