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#Withdrawal Agreement

# withdrawal-agreement - Saturday 26 December, 2020

'The devil is in the detail': Scrutiny of Brexit deal begins after full text of trade agreement is published
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'The devil is in the detail': Scrutiny of Brexit deal begins after full text of trade agreement is published

Dec 26th 2020, 12:43 PM 33,628 Views 26 Comments

The 1,246-page document waspublished this morning.

# withdrawal-agreement - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

'This is not a drill': Big national effort needed in the next three months to prepare for Brexit
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'This is not a drill': Big national effort needed in the next three months to prepare for Brexit

Updated Sep 9th 2020, 3:52 PM 23,928 Views 15 Comments

The action plan outlines the vital preparations that businesses should be taking in advance of 31 December.

# withdrawal-agreement - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

UK government’s legal head resigns ‘over plans to override Brexit withdrawal deal’
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UK government’s legal head resigns ‘over plans to override Brexit withdrawal deal’

Updated Sep 8th 2020, 1:48 PM 36,500 Views 37 Comments

The Financial Times claims Sir Jonathan has resigned due to a dispute with Downing Street.

# withdrawal-agreement - Sunday 26 January, 2020

'Brexit is only at half-time': McEntee says negotiating trade deal will be 'very difficult'
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'Brexit is only at half-time': McEntee says negotiating trade deal will be 'very difficult'

Jan 26th 2020, 11:51 AM 21,888 Views 80 Comments

The UK is set to leave the EU at the end of January.

# withdrawal-agreement - Friday 20 December, 2019

Varadkar says it will be 'difficult to secure a good trade deal for Ireland' after Brexit
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Varadkar says it will be 'difficult to secure a good trade deal for Ireland' after Brexit

Dec 20th 2019, 6:26 PM 29,482 Views 61 Comments

Varadkar said that his government’s top priority in the new year will be guiding Ireland through the UK’s exit

Changed utterly: Boris Johnson's big majority sees Brexit bill sail through Commons by 124 votes
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Changed utterly: Boris Johnson's big majority sees Brexit bill sail through Commons by 124 votes

Updated Dec 20th 2019, 2:31 PM 35,721 Views 54 Comments

The House of Commons now breaks for Christmas with Brexit on course for 31 January.

# withdrawal-agreement - Monday 16 December, 2019

Boris Johnson will bring Brexit bill to parliament on Friday
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Boris Johnson will bring Brexit bill to parliament on Friday

Updated Dec 16th 2019, 12:02 PM 15,816 Views 20 Comments

Johnson has pledged to bring the Bill back before the Commons before Christmas.

# withdrawal-agreement - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Crunch time for Johnson as he tries to push through Brexit bill in three days
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Crunch time for Johnson as he tries to push through Brexit bill in three days

Oct 22nd 2019, 7:28 AM 12,240 Views 16 Comments

He faces the first hurdle this evening when MPs vote on the timetable for the bill’s passage through the parliament.

# withdrawal-agreement - Saturday 19 October, 2019

There are three main differences between Theresa May's Brexit deal and Boris Johnson's one
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There are three main differences between Theresa May's Brexit deal and Boris Johnson's one

Oct 19th 2019, 8:00 AM 42,090 Views 7 Comments

Boris Johnson has been bullish about the UK leaving the EU on 31 October – will these changes help him?

# withdrawal-agreement - Monday 19 August, 2019

UK's Home Secretary says freedom of movement with the EU will end immediately after Brexit
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UK's Home Secretary says freedom of movement with the EU will end immediately after Brexit

Aug 19th 2019, 9:34 PM 88,742 Views 95 Comments

A spokesperson said free movement will end overnight on 31 October if a deal is not agreed upon.

# withdrawal-agreement - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Varadkar and Johnson to meet to discuss Brexit (but we're not sure when)
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Varadkar and Johnson to meet to discuss Brexit (but we're not sure when)

Aug 11th 2019, 12:59 PM 15,515 Views 52 Comments

It comes after Varadkar and Johnson spoke over the phone about two weeks ago.

# withdrawal-agreement - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Reality of backstop not changing or going anywhere will confront new British prime minister, says Donohoe
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Reality of backstop not changing or going anywhere will confront new British prime minister, says Donohoe

Jul 16th 2019, 8:46 PM 13,428 Views 51 Comments

Jeremy Hunt proclaimed during a television debate with Boris Johnson that the backstop is “dead”.

# withdrawal-agreement - Sunday 7 April, 2019

Theresa May says she had to reach out to Labour or risk letting Brexit 'slip through our fingers'
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Theresa May says she had to reach out to Labour or risk letting Brexit 'slip through our fingers'

Apr 7th 2019, 5:08 PM 16,751 Views 18 Comments

In a video posted on Twitter, a smiling Prime Minister said she had to look for compromise from the opposition to get Brexit through.

# withdrawal-agreement - Friday 29 March, 2019

A Brexistential crisis: So what happens now?
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A Brexistential crisis: So what happens now?

Mar 29th 2019, 6:38 PM 28,768 Views 58 Comments

The best answer to that question is: “F**k knows. I’m past caring. It’s like the living dead in here.”

'Come on Arlene!': How the British papers are covering the latest Brexit twist
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'Come on Arlene!': How the British papers are covering the latest Brexit twist

Mar 29th 2019, 7:51 AM 52,366 Views 55 Comments

MPs will vote on Theresa May’s deal for a third time today.

# withdrawal-agreement - Thursday 28 March, 2019

'The end of May': UK front pages react to Brexit latest
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'The end of May': UK front pages react to Brexit latest

Mar 28th 2019, 7:23 AM 33,345 Views 35 Comments

Prime Minister Theresa May has pledged to step down as PM for the next round of Brexit negotiations.

# withdrawal-agreement - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Theresa May tells MPs she 'won't stand in way' of next leader, but DUP stands firm
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Theresa May tells MPs she 'won't stand in way' of next leader, but DUP stands firm

Updated Mar 27th 2019, 8:53 PM 52,076 Views 59 Comments

After her statement, Boris Johnson said that he would support May’s deal. The DUP still won’t, though.

# withdrawal-agreement - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Here's why Theresa May is set to risk another vote on her battered Brexit deal
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Here's why Theresa May is set to risk another vote on her battered Brexit deal

Mar 14th 2019, 10:02 PM 32,241 Views 30 Comments

It’s been a bizarre week – but does the prime minister finally have Brexiteers backed in a corner?

# withdrawal-agreement - Monday 11 March, 2019

'We are approaching the position of a hard Brexit' says Donohoe, as clock ticks down to crucial meaningful vote
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'We are approaching the position of a hard Brexit' says Donohoe, as clock ticks down to crucial meaningful vote

Updated Mar 11th 2019, 2:30 PM 28,657 Views 67 Comments

MPs will tomorrow vote again on British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Withdrawal Agreement.

# withdrawal-agreement - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Explainer: What on earth is going to happen in Westminster next week?
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Explainer: What on earth is going to happen in Westminster next week?

Mar 9th 2019, 10:00 PM 33,054 Views 23 Comments

There could be three crucial votes in the House of Commons from Tuesday onwards, with Brexit only a few weeks away.

# withdrawal-agreement - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

'I don't expect a breakthrough': May to meet EU leaders as she aims to re-negotiate Brexit deal
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'I don't expect a breakthrough': May to meet EU leaders as she aims to re-negotiate Brexit deal

Feb 20th 2019, 7:43 AM 13,702 Views 28 Comments

EU leaders insist they will not restart negotiations with just six weeks until Brexit.

# withdrawal-agreement - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Theresa May to give Brexit speech in Northern Ireland today
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Theresa May to give Brexit speech in Northern Ireland today

Feb 5th 2019, 6:20 AM 9,213 Views 21 Comments

Tánaiste Simon Coveney has said no alternatives to the backstop have stood up to scrutiny.

# withdrawal-agreement - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Poll: Should the EU reopen Brexit negotiations with the UK?
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Poll: Should the EU reopen Brexit negotiations with the UK?

Jan 30th 2019, 9:46 AM 62,337 Views 111 Comments

Prime Minister Theresa May is heading back to Brussels for further talks.

'Backstop from the brink': UK front pages react to Brexit latest
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'Backstop from the brink': UK front pages react to Brexit latest

Jan 30th 2019, 7:15 AM 38,802 Views 81 Comments

PM Theresa May has promised that she’ll look for “legally binding” changes to the withdrawal agreement from the EU.

# withdrawal-agreement - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

British MPs to vote on seven motions - including on NI backstop - to amend Brexit withdrawal deal
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British MPs to vote on seven motions - including on NI backstop - to amend Brexit withdrawal deal

Updated Jan 29th 2019, 2:31 PM 16,808 Views 71 Comments

In a bid to try to secure the support of MPs, May will hold talks with unnamed officials or leaders from the EU today.

# withdrawal-agreement - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Theresa May offers her battered Brexit deal to MPs again - so what's different?
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Theresa May offers her battered Brexit deal to MPs again - so what's different?

Jan 26th 2019, 9:30 AM 31,411 Views 38 Comments

The Grieve and Cooper amendments are the most likely to gain the support of the House of Commons – so what are they?

# withdrawal-agreement - Sunday 13 January, 2019

All eyes are on Westminster again, but what can Theresa May do if her vote fails?
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All eyes are on Westminster again, but what can Theresa May do if her vote fails?

Jan 13th 2019, 8:30 PM 41,060 Views 31 Comments

Warning: this article contains a lot of ifs and buts.

Brexiteers were furious with Westminster's House Speaker this week - so what's the latest row about?
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Brexiteers were furious with Westminster's House Speaker this week - so what's the latest row about?

Jan 13th 2019, 10:58 AM 15,601 Views 26 Comments

A ‘Bollocks to Brexit’ sticker, an argument over the meaning of “forthwith” and fiery exchanges all make for an entertaining incident.

# withdrawal-agreement - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

Brexit waltz moves on as May heads to Brussels for tea and Varadkar hopes Dáil sings from same hymn sheet
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Brexit waltz moves on as May heads to Brussels for tea and Varadkar hopes Dáil sings from same hymn sheet

Updated Nov 21st 2018, 9:31 AM 13,071 Views 34 Comments

Leo Varadkar is hoping for more parliamentary support than his British counterpart.

# withdrawal-agreement - Monday 22 October, 2018

May to tell parliament Brexit negotiations are '95%' settled ... but she can't accept Irish border proposals
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May to tell parliament Brexit negotiations are '95%' settled ... but she can't accept Irish border proposals

Oct 22nd 2018, 8:05 AM 33,791 Views 112 Comments

British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing down an increasingly mutinous faction within her own party.

# withdrawal-agreement - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Explainer: The EU is trying to force the UK to get real, here's how
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Explainer: The EU is trying to force the UK to get real, here's how

Feb 28th 2018, 6:04 PM 30,794 Views 58 Comments

There was a lot of activity again in Brussels today but the path ahead isn’t exactly clear. Here’s what we do know…