The Brexit Blog

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

Wednesday 29 November 2017

The £50BN Brexit Bill Allegedly Agreed

The media allege that a £50BN (or thereabouts) Brexit divorce bill has been agreed in principle by May and the EU.

Let us see!

Tuesday 28 November 2017

There's Going To Be A Fight!

Friday 24 November 2017

David Davis To Use Spitfire

Monday 20 November 2017

Whither Germany?

Thursday 16 November 2017

Things Will Eventually Work Out Ken

Tuesday 14 November 2017

Staring Into The Abyss

Monday 13 November 2017

Prepping For No Deal

The world and his wife are now saying that they are prepping for "no deal".

Such is the seriousness of the situation, that Barnier has even threatened to withdraw passports from British pets.

Friday 10 November 2017

Oops - Clocks Not Synchronised!

Brexit Day - 23:00 GMT Friday 29 March 2019

The EU Withdrawal Bill will be amended to formally commit to Brexit at 23:00 GMT on Friday 29 March 2019.

Theresa May is quoted by the BBC:
"Let no-one doubt our determination or question our resolve, Brexit is happening.

It will be there in black and white on the front page of this historic piece of legislation: the United Kingdom will be leaving the EU on March 29, 2019 at 11pm GMT."
The irony being that the 11PM deadline (as opposed to midnight UK time) is for the benefit of the EU (11PM GMT being midnight European time).

Thursday 9 November 2017

Brexit Continues - Despite The Absence of Government

Tuesday 7 November 2017

German Army Prepares For Break Up of EU

The German army has war-gamed the break up of the European Union in study of security crises that could face the country by  2040.