‘Veil of secrecy’: Brexit committee says government denying MPs access to key decision-making details 24/06/2020
European Scrutiny Committee writes to Michael Gove demanding transparency on EU/UK Joint Committee.
No deal is back on the Brexit table 12/06/2020
“Senior No 10 sources” have been at it again. This time, telling the Sunday Times that the UK is prepared to walk away from the Brexit negotiations should the EU fail to display greater flexibility.
MICHAEL Gove has suggested that EU officials may need to cross the border into the north in order to oversee checks on goods.
The JCWG on Ireland/Northern Ireland meets for the first time today. What is it and why should we care?
EU Commission warns time is running out after first committee meeting on NI protocol.
'Robbie Gibb asked me this question a while ago. I can’t say what he doesn’t know, but I can break down his article' - Steve Analyst 04/05/2020
1. Robbie Gibb asked me this question a while ago. I can’t say what he doesn’t know, but I can break down his article. / 2. I’m going to go through the article line by line to reiterate my original point, starting with the suggestion that our position is “all laid out” in the Conservative Manifesto.
'putative UK breaches of legal duties in relation to own Withdrawal Agreement so far include ...' - Prof. Michael Dougan 04/05/2020
The news comes as over 140,000 people register their desire to retain EU citizenship on a specially designed website.
Government now rejecting EU oversight of implementing Northern Ireland agreement.
Technical note on the implementation of the Protocol on Ireland / Northern Ireland - European Commission, Task Force for Relations with the Unite Kingdom 30/04/2020
This technical note was transmitted to theEuropean Parliament and Council on 30 April 2020. Published on the UKTF website on Thursday 30 April 2020
The UK position 14 months ago is in sharp contrast to the flat rejection of an EU office in Belfast under Boris Johnson's government.
The Irish Government believes the office would be a reflection of the EU's 'ongoing support' for the peace process.
UK must ‘immediately’ start building new customs posts for Northern Ireland trade checks, EU says 01/05/2020
UK has made little progress on new infrastructure needed for checks Boris Johnson signed up to.
Michel Barnier: 'UK cannot refuse Brexit transition extension and slow down talks at the same time' 24/04/2020
The EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier has accused the UK of dragging its feet over post-Brexit negotiations, at the end of the second round of talks on the future relationship.
Chief negotiator Michel Barnier warns of "serious difficulties" and accuses Britain of failing to engage on subjects laid out in the withdrawal agreement.
EU citizens rights campaigners The3Million have said that “numerous” EU nationals are being refused Universal Credit because of their settlement status.
UK rejected initial request from Brussels during negotiations on post-Brexit Irish border controls.
Special trade arrangements will apply from 1 January whether Johnson strikes deal or not.
The EU's long-held insistence on level playing field provisions continues. How does the UK see its commitments to the Irish Protocol and the Political Declaration and what impact will deviation have on its credibility in other trade talks?
João Vale de Almeida’s main task will be ensuring Britain sticks to withdrawal agreement.
Prime Minister will not abide by political declaration following new election mandate.
Is Britain committing commercial suicide? 27/02/2020
A 19th Century trade agenda will decimate the most productive parts of the 21st Century economy.
The statements came today after reports suggested that Prime Minister Boris Johnson ordered his Brexit team to find ways to "get around" the Northern Ireland protocol.