The Brexit Blog

The Brexit Blog
News and comment on the Brexit process, as Britain tries to leave the EU.

Tuesday, 11 May 2021

Barnier Wants To Suspend Immigration and Limit Schengen


Monday, 10 May 2021

Macron Does Irony - Bonnet de Douche!

Wednesday, 5 May 2021

Sink Them!


Thursday, 29 April 2021

Britain To Recognise EU Ambassador


Britain is preparing to grant full diplomatic status to the European Union’s ambassador, João Vale de Almeida,concluding a dispute that has strained relations between the two sides for the past year.

João Vale de Almeida took up his post as the EU’s first ambassador to London last spring after Brexit but was denied formal recognition.

Wednesday, 28 April 2021

EU Parliament Ratifies Brexit


660 MEPs voted in favour of Brexit trade deal 

5 votes against

32 abstentions 

Tuesday, 27 April 2021

EU Sues AstraZeneca


The EU, in a desperate attempt to deflect attention from its abysmal handling of vaccine procurement and roll-out, is suing AstraZeneca.

Whisper it quietly, but there are 11 million unused doses of AZ in the Netherlands.

In other news, the EU won't make any decision about helping India until sometime in May!

Friday, 16 April 2021

EU To Ditch AstraZeneca

All that fuss and smearing of AZ only foir the EU to ditch it!

I doubt that AZ will be entirely unhappy to lose the EU, given how difficult the EU was to deal with. However, the EU's decision is remarkably risky and costly given:

1 AZ is sold at cost

2 The EU has not yet signed a contract with Novavax!