David Davis

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Brexiteers launch an alternative vision for withdrawal agreement

Brexiteers launch an alternative vision for withdrawal agreement

Brexiteers launch an alternative vision for withdrawal agreement

Conservative Brexiteers have launched a pamphlet setting out proposals for an alternative EU Withdrawal Agreement.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Former Brexit Secretaries Dominic Raab and David Davis win award for ‘Cabinet Resignation of the Year’

Former Brexit Secretaries Dominic Raab and David Davis win award for ‘Cabinet Resignation of the Year’

Dominic Raab and David Davis win award for ‘Cabinet Resignation of the Year'

Former Brexit Secretaries Dominic Raab and David Davis have won an award for the best ‘Cabinet Resignation of the Year’.

Mark Carney

Bank of England are 'treating us like idiots', says David Davis MP

Bank of England 'treating us like idiots', says David Davis MP

The former Brexit Secretary has claimed the Bank of England's latest economic forecast is an "attempt to scare", and branded it "ludicrous".

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Damian Green MP: ‘No government has ever published legal advice’ amid calls for Brexit backstop advice to be revealed

Damian Green MP: ‘No government has ever published legal advice’ amid calls for Brexit backstop advice to be revealed

Damian Green MP: ‘No government has ever published legal advice’

Conservative MP Damian Green has said that “no government has ever published legal advice” and that it was “not going to happen”, after former Brexit Secretary David Davis called for Theresa May to publish the legal advice given to the Government on the Irish backstop.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Former Brexit secretary David Davis warned Tory MPs on Tuesday against accepting Theresa May’s Chequers deal, and his former special adviser Stuart Jackson has voiced his support, hinting that there are up to 50 Tory rebels poised to oppose Chequers.  In a letter, Davis said a deal based on Theresa May's Chequers plan would deliver "none of the benefits of Brexit" and reduce the UK to being "a rule-taker from Brussels".  Davis resigned as Brexit secretary in July over his opposition to Chequers.  Read more:

Former David Davis adviser hints fifty rebels are poised to oppose Chequers

Former David Davis adviser hints fifty rebels are poised to oppose Chequers

Stewart Jackson, who worked with David Davis during his tenure as Brexit secretary, said up to fifty Tory rebels could oppose the Prime Minister's Chequers plan

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

David Davis Boris Johnson

David Davis defends Boris Johnson after 'serial attacks' from colleagues

David Davis defends Boris Johnson after 'serial attacks' from colleagues

The former Brexit secretary has come out in support of Boris Johnson after what he claims are "serial attacks" on the MP.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Monday, October 1, 2018

David Davis 'doesn't know' if he'd support Boris Johnson as Conservative leader, says Treasury Brexit forecasts are 'prejudiced'

David Davis 'doesn't know' if he'd support Boris Johnson as Conservative leader, says Treasury Brexit forecasts are 'prejudiced'

David Davis 'doesn't know' if he'd support Boris Johnson as Conservative leader

Former Brexit secretary David Davis said Boris Johnson got 'too personal' with his opposition to Chequers

Monday, September 24, 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

Jacob Res-Mogg urges Theresa May to seek a Canada-style deal for Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg urges Theresa May to seek a Canada-style deal for Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg urges Theresa May to seek a Canada-style deal for Brexit

Theresa May has been urged to grasp a “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” Canada-style trade deal with the European Union by leading Tory Brexiteers.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018

No ‘self-respecting democracy’ would accept Chequers deal, says former Brexit Secretary David Davis

No ‘self-respecting democracy’ would accept Chequers deal, says former Brexit Secretary David Davis

No ‘self-respecting democracy’ would accept Chequers deal, says David Davis

No “self-respecting democracy” would accept the terms for Britain’s future relationship with the EU set out in Theresa May’s Chequers plan, the former Brexit Secretary David Davis has said.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Thursday, September 6, 2018

David Davis to share a platform with Nigel Farage at Leave Means Leave rally

David Davis to share a platform with Nigel Farage at Leave Means Leave rally

David Davis to share a platform with Nigel Farage at Leave Means Leave rally

The former Brexit Secretary David Davis is to appear at a rally along with Nigel Farage for the Leave means Leave campaign, it has been announced.

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Thursday, August 23, 2018

David Davis tells Ann Widdecombe a no-deal is 'better' than remaining in the EU

David Davis tells Ann Widdecombe a no-deal is 'better' than remaining in the EU

David Davis tells Ann Widdecombe a no-deal is 'better' than remaining in the EU

The former Brexit Secretary joined talkRADIO to discuss the UK's no-deal preparations.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

No vote of no confidence in Theresa May after Brexit resignations

No vote of no confidence in Theresa May after Brexit resignations

No vote of no confidence in Theresa May after Brexit resignations

The Prime Minister did not face a vote of no confidence, and newly-appointed secretaries of state pledge their support

Monday, July 9, 2018

Monday, July 9, 2018

Who is Dominic Raab, the new Brexit Secretary?

Who is Dominic Raab, the new Brexit Secretary?

Who is Dominic Raab, the new Brexit Secretary?

The former Minister for Housing and Planning took over from David Davis as Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

David Davis: 'I couldn't deliver the Brexit proposal as I don't believe in it'

David Davis: 'I couldn't deliver the Brexit proposal as I don't believe in it'

David Davis: 'I couldn't deliver the Brexit proposal as I don't believe in it'

The former Brexit secretary, who resigned this morning, said he encouraged colleagues to support the Prime Minister but did not agree with her vision for Brexit

Dominic Raab appointed new Brexit Secretary

Dominic Raab appointed new Brexit Secretary

The current Housing Minister, who was a big leave campaigner in 2016 EU referendum, will take over from the departing Mr Davis.

David Davis resigns as Brexit Secretary and Theresa May could face vote of no confidence

David Davis resigns as Brexit Secretary and Theresa May could face vote of no confidence

David Davis resigns as Brexit Secretary, PM could face vote of no confidence

David Davis said he could not support the government's soft Brexit plans, and Brexiteers have praised his decision

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Ministers meet for Brexit 'backstop' showdown

Ministers meet for Brexit 'backstop' showdown

Theresa May is battling for Government unity on her backstop proposals for the Irish border as the Brexit war Cabinet meets.

Friday, June 1, 2018

Friday, June 1, 2018

David Davis suggests joint UK and EU status for Northern Ireland

David Davis suggests joint UK and EU status for Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland could be given joint EU and UK status and a "buffer zone" on its border with the Republic, under new plans being drawn up by the Brexit Secretary, according to reports.

Monday, March 19, 2018

Monday, March 19, 2018

David Davis (left) and the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier

'Decisive step' towards Brexit has been taken, says EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier

'Decisive step' towards Brexit taken, says EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier

The EU chief presented an agreement alongside Brexit Secretary David Davis that he claims will see Brexit move forward

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

David Davis can 'live with' shorter transition period than planned

David Davis can 'live with' shorter transition period than planned

David Davis can 'live with' shorter transition period than planned

The Brexit Secretary has said he was to agree the transition phase next week

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

MPs slam list of Brexit demands sent to Theresa May by European Research Group

MPs slam list of 'hard Brexit' demands sent to Theresa May

MPs slam list of 'hard Brexit' demands sent to Theresa May

The list was also sent to Brexit secretary David Davis, trade secretary Liam Fox and chief whip Julian Smith

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Brexit: 'The UK will become a boiled frog and Jeremy Corbyn will rise to power', says think tank

Brexit: 'The UK will become a boiled frog and Jeremy Corbyn will rise to power', says thinktank director

Brexit: 'The UK will become a boiled frog and Jeremy Corbyn will rise to power'

Think tank director Phillip Blond says after Brexit the UK will suffer austerity-like conditions

David Davis says there won't be 'Mad Max-style' free-for-all after Brexit

David Davis says there won't be 'Mad Max-style' free-for-all after Brexit

David Davis says there won't be 'Mad Max-style' free-for-all after Brexit

The Brexit Secretary is to give a speech in Vienna where he'll say ministers aren't preparing a programme of sweeping deregulation

Friday, February 9, 2018

Friday, February 9, 2018

David Davis criticises 'discourteous' EU over planned Brexit sanctions

David Davis criticises 'discourteous' EU over planned Brexit sanctions

David Davis criticises 'discourteous' EU over planned Brexit sanctions

The EU has published plans on ways it may punish the UK during the transition period

Monday, February 5, 2018

Monday, February 5, 2018

Brexit: 'Theresa May must get up off her knees and sort herself out', says Lord Lawson

Brexit: 'Theresa May must get up off her knees and sort herself out,' says Lord Lawson

Lawson: 'Theresa May must get up off her knees and sort herself out'

Lord Lawson says treasury officials will do what they're told with clear leadership

Friday, January 26, 2018

Friday, January 26, 2018

Jeremy Hunt hits back at claims Theresa May is timid over Brexit

Jeremy Hunt hits back at claims Theresa May is timid over Brexit

Jeremy Hunt hits back at claims Theresa May is timid over Brexit

Chancellor Philip Hammond and Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg have criticised the Government over Brexit

Friday, January 12, 2018

Friday, January 12, 2018

'Incredibly rude' - Carole Malone and Alastair Campbell's fiery row over Brexit

This is the rudeness you're famous for': Carole Malone and Alastair Campbell in furious row over Brexit and Nigel Farage

'Incredibly rude' - Carole Malone and Alastair Campbell's fiery row over Brexit

Carole Malone claimed Tony Blair's former communications director was rude and didn't want a discussion

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

David Davis has fired off a letter warning the EU to drop 'no deal Brexit' plans

EU tells David Davis to stop moaning after Brexit Secretary's complaint about no deal plans

EU tells David Davis to stop moaning after 'no-deal plan' complaint

Brexit Secretary had attacked the EU for openly planning for a no-deal Brexit

Monday, January 8, 2018

Monday, January 8, 2018

Theresa May's reshuffle has gone down rather badly with many people

Critics blast Theresa May after Cabinet reshuffle and tear into 'damaging' Jeremy Hunt

Theresa May blasted by critics after Cabinet reshuffle

Critics attack May for providing nothing more than 'jobs for the boys' and a 'failed rebranding exercise'

David Davis has received plenty of criticism as Brexit Secretary

Cabinet Reshuffle: David Davis keeps Brexit Secretary role

Cabinet Reshuffle: David Davis keeps Brexit Secretary role

Amber Rudd and Philip Hammond also keep their roles

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

David Davis warns EU it cannot 'cherry pick' free trade deal

Brexit: David Davis warns EU it cannot 'cherry pick' free trade deal terms

David Davis warns EU it cannot 'cherry pick' free trade deal terms

David Davis has said Britain wants 'the full sweep of economic cooperation'

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Thursday, December 21, 2017

David Davis is facing fresh criticism over Brexit impact reports

David Davis branded a 'charlatan' as critics blast 'copy-and-paste' Brexit impact reports

David Davis branded a 'charlatan' as critics blast 'copy-and-paste' reports

Brexit Secretary faces demands to publish "sectoral analyses" of Brexit in full

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Brexit: David Davis writes to MPs in last-ditch attempt to stop revolt over EU Withdrawal bill

Brexit: David Davis writes to MPs in last-ditch attempt to stop revolt over EU Withdrawal bill

David Davis writes to MPs in last attempt to stop revolt over EU Withdrawal bill

Theresa May faces a revolt unless MPs are given a meaningful vote on the final deal with the EU

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Brexit: David Davis clarifies 'statement of intent' remarks which confused the Irish Government

Brexit: David Davis clarifies 'statement of intent' remarks which confused the Irish Government

David Davis clarifies 'statement of intent' remark after Irish Government reacts

The Brexit Secretary had said over the weekend last Friday's EU agreement was a 'statement of intent', which the Irish branded to be 'bizarre'

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

'We now move on to phase two of the UK's disintegration' - Twitter users slam news of Brexit breakthrough

'What's the point of Brexit then?': Critics hammer Theresa May despite 'breakthrough'

'What's the point of Brexit then?': Critics hammer Theresa May over breakthrough

Some users on the social network site weren't so happy with the announcement of 'sufficient progress' in the talks on Friday morning

Brexit: Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker announce 'breakthrough' in talks

Brexit: Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker announce 'breakthrough' in talks

Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker announce 'breakthrough' in Brexit talks

The European Commission president said 'sufficient progress' had been made to progress onto trade

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

'David Davis looks like a bragging school boy and has made a fool of himself over Brexit impact assessments'

'David Davis looks like a bragging schoolboy and has made a fool of himself over Brexit impact assessments'

'David Davis looks like a bragging schoolboy and has made a fool of himself'

The Brexit secretary has said no impact assessments have been conducted on what will happen to the UK economy when it leaves the EU

Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn and David Davis criticised over PMQs and Brexit

Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn and David Davis criticised over PMQs and Brexit

Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn and David Davis criticised over PMQs and Brexit

Theresa May backed David Davis during PMQs by saying the UK has not conducted impact assessments on Brexit

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer says Brexit committee seeing full impact papers has no bearing on deal

Julia Hartley-Brewer: Goverment's Brexit redactions will have absolutely no impact on the deal we get

'Goverment's Brexit redactions will have no impact on the deal we get'

Julia Hartley-Brewer says this issue is far less significant than Labour would have us believe

Brexit: Labour warns 'Government could be in contempt' over redacting documents on economic impact of EU withdrawal

Brexit: Labour warns 'Government could be in contempt' over redacting economic impact documents

Labour warns 'Government could be in contempt' over Brexit redactions

David Davis provided redacted documents to the Commons Exiting the EU committee of the economic impact of Brexit

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Brexit Secretary David Davis admits no-deal Brexit is possible

Brexit Secretary David Davis admits no-deal Brexit is possible

Brexit Secretary David Davis admits no-deal Brexit is possible

Davis says deal is 'best outcome' but not guaranteed

Friday, November 17, 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

Brexit: Brussels called to place prosperity before politics

Brexit: Brussels called to place prosperity before politics

Brexit: Brussels called to place prosperity before politics

The call comes as the Prime Minister travels to Sweden for an EU summit on Friday

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Brexit: David Davis to speak in Germany amid hope of a negotiation deadlock break

Brexit: David Davis to speak in Germany amid hope of a negotiation deadlock break

David Davis to speak in Germany amid hope of Brexit negotiation deadlock break

The Brexit Secretary is to give a keynote address in the wake of Michel Barnier saying more progress would be needed to move the talks on

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

'A complete mayhem situation' - Julia Hartley-Brewer in fiery clash with pro-EU British Influence

'You're not going to rest until you've destroyed Brexit': Listen to Julia Hartley-Brewer's clash with pro-EU thinktank director

'You won't rest until you've destroyed Brexit', Julia tells Remainer

Chairman of British Influence Peter Wilding told Julia Hartley-Brewer that people have got a gun to Theresa May's head over Brexit

'That's not a choice, it's a threat' - Twitter shares views on David Davis' offer of a Brexit final deal vote

'That's not a choice, it's a threat' - Twitter shares views on David Davis' offer of a Brexit final deal vote

Twitter shares views on David Davis' offer of a Brexit final deal vote

The Brexit Secretary made the concession to attempt to placate potential Tory rebels

Monday, November 13, 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017

Brexit: Theresa May to meet European business leaders to discuss trade

Brexit: Theresa May to meet European business leaders to discuss trade

Theresa May to meet European business leaders to discuss post-Brexit trade

The Prime Minister is to play to advance the status of the departure negotiations in Brussels from their current stage

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Brexit: Negotiators gather in Brussels to resume talks

Brexit: Negotiators gather in Brussels to resume talks

Brexit: Negotiators gather in Brussels to resume talks

The ongoing negotiations will open for the latest round on Thursday

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Cabinet to discuss all Brexit possibilities, including no-deal scenario

Cabinet to discuss all Brexit possibilities, including no-deal scenario

Cabinet to discuss all Brexit possibilities, including no-deal scenario

Government Ministers are expected to meet on Tuesday at Downing Street to consider all options on the EU withdrawl

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Brexit: David Davis to face MPs over progress of negotiations

David Davis tells Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'We will definitely face a post-Brexit divorce bill'

David Davis tells Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'We will face a post-Brexit divorce bill'

The Brexit Secretary faces claims he'd held up the movement of the negotiations

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

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Brexit: European leaders express frustration over 'lack of clarity' from UK

Brexit: European leaders express frustration over 'lack of clarity' from UK

European leaders express frustration over 'lack of clarity' from UK about Brexit

Leaders from the EU member-states are scheduled to meet later on Thursday

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

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

Monday, September 11, 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017

Brexit: Voting against EU bill would be choosing a 'chaotic' exit ahead of key vote, says David Davis

Brexit: Voting against EU bill would be choosing a 'chaotic' exit ahead of key vote, says David Davis

Voting against EU bill is choosing a 'chaotic' exit, says David Davis

The bill to absolve EU law into faces its first key test in Parliament on Monday

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