UK bows to inevitable – EU elections will take place

By |maj 7th, 2019|Brexit, Brexit withdrawal agreement, David Lidington, House of Commons, News, Theresa May, Withdrawal bill|

The UK will definitely hold European elections this month, after Theresa May’s deputy conceded that it would not be possible to get the legislation needed to formalize Brexit through Parliament in time.

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Exercises in Brexit positioning

By |februar 27th, 2019|Brexit, David Lidington, Keir Starmer, News, no deal scenario, Theresa May, Withdrawal agreement|

One of the perks of being in opposition is that you can make promises you know you won’t have to keep. That rationale was partly behind Labour’s announcement that it will campaign for a second referendum if its Brexit plan for the UK to remain in a permanent customs union is rejected, as is 99% likely

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UK expects post-Brexit devolution deal but Scotland begs to differ

By |februar 27th, 2018|Brexit, David Lidington, devolution, News, Scotland, Scottish independence, Withdrawal bill|

Britain's government said yesterday (26 February) that it expected to reach an agreement with the United Kingdom's devolved nations on how power will be shared after Brexit, but its latest proposal to unlock a political impasse fell flat in Scotland.

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Boris Johnson seeks to reassure UK Europhiles in Brexit relaunch

By |februar 14th, 2018|Boris Johnson, Brexit, Brexit negotiations, David Davis, David Lidington, Dr Liam Fox, News, Theresa May|

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will on Wednesday attempt to heal divisions between UK Europhiles and those backing his own pro-Brexit stance, kick-starting a series of high-profile speeches by Theresa May's ministers on leaving the EU.

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London seeks to break Brexit deadlock over claims of devolution power-grab

By |februar 12th, 2018|Brexit bill, Carwyn Jones, David Lidington, devolution, News, Scotland, Wales|

Cabinet office minister David Lidington is expected to unveil new powers for the UK's devolved governments, in a bid to break the deadlock between them and Theresa May’s government over an alleged ‘power grab’ by London through its Brexit legislation.

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