Irish backstop

Why the UK hasn’t presented any specific backstop proposal to the EU

14 September 2019 10:37

The EU side regularly points out that the UK government hasn’t presented any detailed proposals on what it wants to…

Could Boris Johnson cut Northern Ireland loose?

6 September 2019 17:59

Boris Johnson is trapped. He has thrown away his working Commons majority by expelling 21 reality-based Conservatives. He gambled on…

Boris’s nightmare is that the EU accepts his Brexit offer

24 August 2019 6:30

As was to be expected, the EU’s reaction to Boris Johnson’s offer of revisiting the Withdrawal Agreement if the backstop…

Theresa May tries to calm Tory nerves over Brexit – ‘we are 95 per cent there’

22 October 2018 18:26

Theresa May tried her best to persuade grumpy MPs that a Brexit deal was still in sight when she addressed…