Withdrawal Agreement

EU begins infringement process against UK over agreement breach

EU begins infringement process against UK over agreement breach

The European Commission has officially begun ‘infringement’ proceedings against the UK over the latter’s proposed new law that would breach...

October 1, 2020

EC President warns UK that withdrawal agreement cannot be changed

EC President warns UK that withdrawal agreement cannot be changed

The President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, says the British withdrawal agreement cannot be changed. Von der...

September 16, 2020

‘Big fear is UK law will shred trust in trade talks’ – DII’s Mulvihill

‘Big fear is UK law will shred trust in trade talks’ – DII’s Mulvihill

The fall-out is continuing this morning (Thursday, September 10) from the proposed UK law to override parts of the Northern...

September 10, 2020

European Parliament approves Brexit withdrawal agreement

European Parliament approves Brexit withdrawal agreement

The European Parliament’s Committee on Constitutional Affairs approved the withdrawal agreement this evening, Thursday, January 23, bringing Brexit one step...

January 24, 2020

MPs back withdrawal agreement bill in House of Commons

MPs back withdrawal agreement bill in House of Commons

MPs have approved the European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill in the House of Commons in the UK this afternoon, Friday,...

December 20, 2019

Parliament to force prime minister to request further Brexit extension

Parliament to force prime minister to request further Brexit extension

The parliament has voted by a majority of just one solitary vote to force the prime minister, Theresa May, to...

April 4, 2019

Legally-binding changes agreed on Brexit backstop

Legally-binding changes agreed on Brexit backstop

The European Commission and the UK have agreed new measures on the Irish backstop following last-minute talks between President of...

March 12, 2019