European Council

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Brexit: Negotiations phase two will be 'real test' of EU unity, says Donald Tusk

Brexit: Negotiations phase two will be 'real test' of EU unity, says Donald Tusk

Brexit: Negotiations phase two will be 'real test' of EU unity, says Donald Tusk

The President of the European Council was speaking at a critical EU summit where the 27 member-states are expected to green light talks of trade

Monday, November 20, 2017

Monday, November 20, 2017

Brexit: Theresa May and other ministers reported to discuss divorce bill in Downing Street meeting

Brexit: Theresa May and other ministers 'to discuss divorce bill in Downing Street meeting'

Theresa May and other ministers 'to discuss divorce bill in Downing Street meeti

The Cabinet Exit and Trade sub-committee is to gather in Downing Street

Friday, November 17, 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

Theresa May to be told 'trade talks not a given' in Donald Tusk meeting in Sweden

Theresa May to be told 'trade talks not a given' in Donald Tusk meeting in Sweden

Theresa May to be told 'trade talks not a given' in Donald Tusk meeting

The Prime Minister is in Sweden for a major EU summit in Gothenburg

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Brexit: Donald Tusk says it's Britain's responsibility to get deal

Brexit: Donald Tusk says it's Britain's responsibility to get deal

Donald Tusk says it's Britain's responsibility to get Brexit deal in talks

The European Council president gave a keynote address to MEPs about the European Council summit last week

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Brexit: UK business leaders call for transition deal arrangements to be agreed upon in letter for David Davis

Brexit: UK business leaders urge David Davis to get transition deal sorted ASAP

UK business leaders urge David Davis to get Brexit transition deal sorted ASAP

A number of lobby groups have penned a draft letter for the Brexit Secretary to urge for an agreement to be brokered as soon as possible

Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017

Brexit: Angela Merkel dismisses suggests of talks collapsing, expresses confidence in a UK-EU deal

Brexit: Angela Merkel dismisses suggestions of talks collapsing, expresses confidence in a UK-EU deal

Angela Merkel dismisses suggests of Brexit negotiations collapsing

The German Chancellor spoke after Theresa May made a plea to EU leaders to hand her a deal she could defend to British voters

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Brexit: EU document suggests prep talks on trade could take place internally

Brexit: EU document suggests prep talks on trade could take place internally

EU document suggests prep Brexit talks on trade could take place internally

The document comes ahead of the European Council Summit next week

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Michel Barnier says Brexit talks have reached a 'state of deadlock'

Michel Barnier says Brexit talks have reached a 'state of deadlock'

Michel Barnier says Brexit talks have reached a 'state of deadlock'

The chief negotiator for the EU says it is disturbing that the negotiations about what the UK owes the EU are deadlocked

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Brexit: Philip Hammond refuses to commit money to no-deal scenario

Brexit: Philip Hammond refuses to commit money to no-deal scenario

Philip Hammond refuses to commit money to no-deal Brexit scenario

The Chancellor made the comments in an article with The Times

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

David Davis to return to Brexit negotiations amid public rows with EU and cabinet woes

David Davis to return to Brexit negotiations amid public rows with EU and cabinet woes

David Davis returns to Brexit negotiations amid public rows with EU and cabinet

The Brexit Secretary is entering the second round of negotiations amid reports of rows in the Cabinet and public disputes with EU officials

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

EU national 'settled status' offer is a 'dialogue of death', says EU law professor

Britain's EU nationals offer is descending into a dialogue of death, says EU law expert

Britain's EU nationals offer is becoming a dialogue of death, says professor

Catherine Barnard, a professor of European Union law at the University of Cambridge, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the latest in the Brexit negotiations

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Article 50: Should no deal for the UK be acquired, could it be reversed?

Brexit: Could Article 50 actually be reversed?

Brexit: Could Article 50 actually be reversed?

The formal process for the United Kingdom to leave the EU was triggered in March, and the two-year negotiation period has begun

'Reports of Brexit talks will show the Commission in a bad light around Europe', says trade negotiator

Jean-Claude Juncker has damaged himself by leaking Brexit dinner details to the press, says trade negotiator

'Juncker has damaged himself by leaking Brexit dinner details to the press'

Shanker Singham believes negotiation powers in Europe will be shifted from the Commission to council ministers quickly

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

Donald Tusk warns Britain it must honour EU financial commitments before trade talks begin

Donald Tusk warns Britain it must pay 'divorce bill' before Brexit trade talks can begin

Donald Tusk warns UK must pay 'divorce bill' before Brexit trade talks can begin

The president of the European Council has said that the UK must sort out its history with the EU, before it sorts out its future

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Early election: Donald Tusk likens Brexit to horror movie after Theresa May u-turn

Donald Tusk likens Brexit to horror movie after Theresa May u-turn

The President of the European Council took to Twitter in the wake of the Prime Minister's announcement with a strange comparison.

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Sir Ivan Rogers blasts 'muddled thinking' of ministers in resignation email

Sir Ivan Rogers suggests UK lacks experience for Brexit talks

Sir Ivan Rogers suggests UK lacks experience for Brexit talks

The EU ambassador resigned in a surprise move yesterday

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Angela Merkel and Donald Tusk's 'saber-rattling' only adds to EU uncertainty, says news editor

EU may have collapsed by time Brexit negotiations start, suggests Guido Fawkes editor

'EU may have collapsed by time Brexit negotiations start'

Alex Wickham, the news editor at Guido Fawkes, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about Merkel's refusal to negotiate residency rights until Article 50 is triggered