Michel Barnier

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Row erupts between Julia Hartley-Brewer and Barry Gardiner MP over Brexit talks timetable 'concession'

Row erupts between Julia Hartley-Brewer and Barry Gardiner MP over Brexit talks timetable 'concession'

Julia Hartley-Brewer rows with Barry Gardiner MP over Brexit talks timetable

Our host challenged the MP for Brent North for a solution when he called the concession of David Davis to the EU's negotiation timeline a mistake

Theresa May to meet Michael Barnier and Jean-Claude Juncker in push to end Brexit deadlock

Theresa May to meet Michael Barnier and Jean-Claude Juncker in push to end Brexit deadlock

Theresa May to meet EU officials in bid to break Brexit deadlock

The latest round of negotiations ended last week without many 'great steps forward'

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Brexit: 'We're in this stalemate because Government hasn't listened to EU on sorting key issues', says Stephen Kinnock MP

Brexit: 'We're in this stalemate because Government hasn't listened to the EU', says Stephen Kinnock MP

'We've got a Brexit stalemate because Government hasn't listened to EU'

Stephen Kinnock, the MP for Aberavon, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the current state of Brexit negotiations

Brexit: 'EU should have heard enough in Florence speech to get on with trade talks', says think tank

Leading eurosceptic praises Theresa May's 'grown-up' approach to Brexit - but says EU wants to punish us

Leading eurosceptic praises Theresa May's 'grown-up' approach to Brexit

Open Europe director Henry Newman says the EU is enjoying making the UK squirm

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

Brexit: EU frustration growing amid reported failure to break negotiation deadlock

Brexit: EU frustration growing amid reported failure to break negotiation deadlock

EU frustration growing amid reported failure to break Brexit talks deadlock

The latest round of negotiations in Brussels has reportedly made very little progress

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

'The foreign office and treasury clearly don't understand EU negotiating mentality', says MEP Steven Woolfe

Theresa May Brexit speech: 'The foreign office and treasury clearly don't understand the EU', says former Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe

Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe slams government over Theresa May Brexit speech

MEP Steven Woolfe says he thinks the reason Brexit negotiations have stalled is because of the 27 leaders of other EU countries

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Brexit: Sir Keir Starmer claims EU doesn't believe Theresa May can uphold promises

Brexit: Sir Keir Starmer claims EU doesn't believe Theresa May can uphold promises

Sir Keir Starmer claims EU doesn't believe Theresa May can uphold Brexit vows

The shadow Brexit secretary gave an interview to The Guardian newspaper ahead of the Prime Minister's address on Brexit in Florence

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Theresa May to give key Brexit address in Florence

Theresa May to give key Brexit address in Florence

Theresa May to give key Brexit address in Florence

The Prime Minister is to address the current state of negotiations and restate the Government's wish for a good EU relationship

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

Brexit: 'EU elite are worried their European super state will collapse when we come out' says Peter Bone MP

Brexit: 'EU elite are worried their European super state will collapse when we come out' says Peter Bone MP

'EU elite are worried their European super state will collapse when we come out'

Peter Bone MP claimed the elite members of the European Union were doing what they could to protect their institution in an interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Friday, September 1, 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

David Davis a 'determined optimist' about good Brexit deal after difficult EU talks

David Davis insists he's a 'determined optimist' about Brexit

David Davis insists he's a 'determined optimist' about Brexit

The Brexit Secretary is to express his optimism about Britain's chances in a speech to the US Chamber of Commerce

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Brexit negotiations to continue after UK position is criticised by EU officials

Brexit: Theresa May says she wants to move on from Jean-Claude Juncker criticism

Theresa May says she wants to move on from Jean-Claude Juncker criticism

Jean-Claude Juncker and Michel Barnier lambasted papers outlining the UK position on key issues

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

'Who the hell does he think he is?' - Twitter slams Jean-Claude Juncker after he deems UK Brexit position 'unsatisfactory'

'Who the hell does he think he is?' - Brexiteers round on Jean-Claude Juncker after his criticism of Britain

Brexiteers round on Jean-Claude Juncker after he blasts UK position

The European Commission President was not impressed by the papers outlining the direction the country wanted to take for Brexit

'Brexit needs to be negotiated by sensible women, not butch macho males', says Labour MP

'Brexit needs to be negotiated by sensible women, not butch macho males', says Labour MP

'Brexit needs to be negotiated by sensible women, not butch macho males'

Labour MP Paul Flynn says he hates to be sexist, yet admits his comments on Brexit negotiations are sexist

EU warnings on clarity are like 'the haka before a rugby game', says Daniel Hannan MEP

EU Brexit warnings 'like the haka before a rugby game', says Daniel Hannan MEP

'This is like the Haka before a rugby game' says pro-Brexit MEP

The MEP and prominent leave campaigner spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the EU's call for clarity on the UK's Brexit position

Brexit: Negotiations to continue after EU warns UK must 'get serious'

Brexit: Negotiations to continue after EU warns UK must 'get serious'

Brexit negotiations to continue after EU warns UK must 'get serious'

Michael Barnier called for the UK to clarify its position

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Theresa May returns at a crucial point in the Brexit negotiations

Theresa May to return to Downing Street as new paper on Brexit position is published

Theresa May returns to Downing Street as paper on Brexit position is published

New tranche of papers believed to address Irish border issue

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Brexit: David Davis returns to Brussels to conclude latest round of negotiations

Brexit: David Davis returns to Brussels to conclude latest round of negotiations

David Davis returns to Brussels to conclude latest round of negotiations

The Brexit Secretary will meet with EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier in the Belgian capital later on Thursday

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Brexit: German MEP accuses Michel Barnier of ‘punishing’ Britain as negotiations continue

Brexit: German MEP accuses Michel Barnier of ‘punishing’ Britain as negotiations continue

German MEP accuses Michel Barnier of ‘punishing’ Britain in Brexit negotiations

Hans-Olaf Henkel gave an interview for The Times, where he claimed the EU chief negotiator sought to make an example of the UK

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

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn and Michel Barnier's meeting barely observed in foreign press

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn and Michel Barnier's meeting barely covered in foreign press

Jeremy Corbyn and Michel Barnier's meeting barely covered in foreign press

The meeting with the EU chief negotiator appears to have been barely noticed by the Belgian Press and almost completely ignored by mainstream French news outlets

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Vince Cable says he believes Brexit will happen

Vince Cable backtracks and says Brexit will happen

Vince Cable backtracks and says Brexit will happen

Lib Dem leader-in-waiting says he simply raised prospect of u-turn 'as a possibility'

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn 'ready' to lead negotiations if Government fails

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn 'ready' to lead negotiations if Government falls

Jeremy Corbyn 'ready' to lead Brexit negotiations if Government falls

The Labour Leader is tell EU negotiator-in-chief Michel Barnier he is capable of taking charge of the UK withdrawal, if the Government should change

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Michel Barnier had some tough words for Theresa May and her UK negotiating team

EU's top Brexit negotiator tells UK that 'frictionless trade' won't happen

EU's top Brexit negotiator tells UK that 'frictionless trade' won't happen

Barnier sounds tough warning ahead of fresh round of talks

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

French media claims there's a 'leaden atmosphere' in Brussels as Brexit talks begin in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy

French media claims there's a 'leaden atmosphere' in Brussels as Brexit talks begin

French media says atmosphere in Brussels is 'leaden' as Brexit talks begin

An editorial in Le Monde says Theresa May's government is coming to the talks in state of weakness amid mounting unrest surrounding Grenfell Tower

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

David Davis says Brexit talks may start later than originally planned

David Davis says Brexit talks may start later than originally planned

David Davis says Brexit talks may start later than originally planned

The Brexit Secretary made the declaration to Sky News on Monday

Friday, June 9, 2017

Friday, June 9, 2017

Election 2017: Donald Tusk, Guy Verhofstadt and Michel Barnier react to voting result

Election 2017: Donald Tusk, Guy Verhofstadt and Michel Barnier react to voting result

Donald Tusk, Guy Verhofstadt and Michel Barnier react to election result

The top ranking EU officials shared their thoughts on Twitter in the wake of the formerly hung Parliament result

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Michael Barnier says talks will begin day after Brexit

EU's Brexit negotiator says talks will start day after UK election - and there's no desire for 'no deal'

EU's Brexit negotiator says talks will start day after UK election

Michel Barnier says talks will be fair - but warns Theresa May that transparency is essential

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Theresa May speech: 'Senior figures say Britain doesn't understand reality as EU defines it,' says John Redwood

Brexit 'dinner party from hell' article wrong on all counts, says John Redwood

Brexit 'dinner party from hell' article wrong on all counts, says John Redwood

The Tory grandee defended Theresa May's speech in an interview with James Whale

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Brexit: EU's top negotiator rubbishes 'dinner party from hell' report

EU's top Brexit negotiator rubbishes 'dinner party from hell' report

Michel Barnier says meeting was perfectly cordial - and he was even able to discuss a shared passion with Theresa May

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

The meeting will take place at Ms May's request

Theresa May to meet EU's top Brexit negotiators in London on Wednesday

Theresa May to meet EU's top Brexit negotiators in London

Jean Claude-Juncker and Michel Barnier will travel to London on Prime Minister's invitation

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Leaked European Parliament response to Article 50 shows tough measures on UK

Brexit day: Leaked European Parliament memo on Article 50 hints it will punish UK

European Parliament memo on Article 50 hints it will punish UK

The resolution says Britain won't receive a free trade deal in the next two years and will only get a three-year transition period

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

EU leaders to discuss Brexit without Theresa May

EU leaders to discuss Brexit without Theresa May

EU leaders to discuss Brexit without Theresa May

The other EU member states are to discuss their plans for the upcoming negotiations

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Thursday, July 28, 2016

The man appointed by Brussels to oversee Britain's exit from the EU is a "serious negotiator" who will be "no pushover", says Birmingham MP Gisela Stuart

EU's Brexit boss Michel Barnier will be a 'serious negotiator', says former colleague

EU's Brexit boss Michel Barnier will be a 'serious negotiator'

Labour MP Gisela Stuart says the man appointed to lead the European Commission's negotiations will be "no pushover" as Britain prepares to split from Brussels…