Keir Starmer elected new UK Labour leader

By |april 4th, 2020|anti-Semitism, Brexit, Jeremy Corbyn, Keir Starmer, Labour Party, News, UK elections|

Pro-European centrist Keir Starmer was on Saturday (4 April) unveiled as new Labour party leader, heralding a shift in Britain's main opposition party after a crushing election defeat under veteran socialist Jeremy Corbyn and years of ideological infig...

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Negotiating a new EU-UK partnership in challenging times

By |marec 27th, 2020|Brexit, News|

It is now nearly two months since the United Kingdom left the European Union. It left with the legal certainty and clarity provided by the Withdrawal Agreement and the accompanying Political Declaration, writes MEP David McAllister.

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EU’s Brexit negotiator Barnier says he has COVID-19

By |marec 19th, 2020|Brexit, coronavirus, Future Relationship, Michel Barnier, News|

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier has the coronavirus, he announced on Thursday (19 March).

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Britain and EU exchange Brexit agreement drafts

By |marec 19th, 2020|Brexit, Future Relationship, News|

Britain and the European Union have exchanged draft legal texts containing their proposals for how relations between the two sides should work after the end of a Brexit transition period on 31 December, a British government spokesman said on Wednesday ...

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British supermarkets impose limits as panic buying spreads

By |marec 18th, 2020|Brexit, coronavirus, News, supermarkets, United Kingdom|

Britain's biggest supermarkets, Tesco, Sainsbury's and Asda, imposed limits on purchases of pasta, toilet roll and long life milk on Wednesday (18 March) after alarmed shoppers stripped shelves bare to hoard for possible isolation in the coronavirus ou...

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Boris Johnson is more focused on Brexit than Coronavirus

By |marec 16th, 2020|Boris Johnson, Brexit, coronavirus, News|

Boris Johnson's obsession with obtaining a Brexit deal in June has over-ridden the need to act decisively in response to Coronavirus. But the signs of panic are emerging, writes Denis MacShane.

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Britons in Europe are disenfranchised while their EU counterparts’ rights hang in the balance

By |marec 14th, 2020|Brexit, citizens' rights, News, voting rights|

The French municipal elections which will take place on 16 March are the first since President Macron was elected and an important test of his popularity. They are also the first set of municipal elections in which British citizens in France will be un...

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Barnier shows controversial draft UK deal to EU members

By |marec 13th, 2020|Brexit, Future Relationship, Michel Barnier, News|

Chief EU negotiator Michel Barnier said on Friday (13 March) that he had sent an "ambitious" first draft of what could be a new post-Brexit trade deal with Britain to EU capitals.

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French polls – a reminder of post-Brexit voting limbo

By |marec 13th, 2020|Brexit, citizens' rights, News, voting rights|

France’s municipal elections on Sunday (16 March) will be a major test for President Emmanuel Macron in the wake of the popular protests by the gilets jaunes and over controversial pension reforms. They will also be the first such polls in which British citizens in France will not be able to vote.

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Coronavirus set to derail Brexit talks, UK minister admits

By |marec 11th, 2020|Brexit, coronavirus, Michael Gove, News, post-Brexit trade|

The spread of the coronavirus epidemic is set to derail post-Brexit trade talks between London and the EU, UK Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove admitted on Wednesday (11 March).

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