A selection of current Brexit related news feeds

Brexit News Feeds

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30/05/2020 ‘Utterly irresponsible’ – Inside the battle over Jacob Rees-Mogg’s plan to bring the Commons back amid the coronavirus lockdown ,,Parliamentary officials raced to get an unprecedented virtual chamber up and running during the coronavirus lockdown. But the Government wants MPs to ‘set an example’ as the rest of the country starts to head back to work. Alain Tolhurst reports on t... www.politicshome.com Visit...
29/05/2020 UK sets out Hong Kong ‘path to citizenship’ plan ,,Nearly three million people could be eligible for the scheme. www.politico.eu Visit...
29/05/2020 Coronavirus: Rishi Sunak vows fresh help for self-employed as firms take on more furlough costs ,,Rishi Sunak has confirmed the self-employed will get a fresh round of state support to help them weather the coronavirus crisis, while firms with staff on furlough will be asked to start footing more of the bill. www.politicshome.com Visit...
29/05/2020 June Brexit summit on cards as talks head for deadlock ,,

PM and commission president likely to meet with progress unlikely in talks next week

Brexit talks are heading towards deadlock as senior advisers in Brussels and London concede a breakthrough in the final round of talks next week is unlikely.

It means a high-level political summit between Boris Johnson and the European commission president, Ursula von der Leyen, in the middle of June is now almost certain as talks among officials on a trade deal and the future relationship hit the buffers.

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29/05/2020 Number 10 stands by vow to open up citizenship to Hong Kong residents as China warns of ‘countermeasures’ ,,The UK Government is sticking to its threat to give greater rights to people in Hong Kong unless China rethinks a controversial new security bill. www.politicshome.com Visit...
29/05/2020 Michel Barnier: UK needs to get real if it wants a Brexit deal ,,An agreement by the end of the year will be 'very difficult, but it is possible,' EU negotiator says. www.politico.eu Visit...
29/05/2020 Charities warn Boris Johnson millions of vulnerable people at risk over 'mixed and confusing' coronavirus guidance ,,Charities have warned millions of vulnerable people are being put at risk over the Government's "mixed and confusing" coronavirus advice. www.politicshome.com Visit...
29/05/2020 The Breakfast Briefing: Boris throws protective ring around top scientists PLUS Jacob Rees-Mogg accused of flicking ‘multiple v-signs’ ,,Your essential guide to what’s moving this morning from the PoliticsHome team www.politicshome.com Visit...
29/05/2020 EXCL Jacob Rees-Mogg’s ‘incomprehensible’ plans to reopen Commons will turn ill and disabled MPs into ‘eunuchs’, senior Tory warns ,,The Government’s current plans to bring the House of Commons back from June 2 will turn self-isolating and disabled MPs into “parliamentary eunuchs”, a former minister has warned. www.politicshome.com Visit...
29/05/2020 Coronavirus furlough scheme: Rishi Sunak ‘to ask employers to start paying a fifth of wages’ ,,Firms will be asked to pay a 20% of the wages of employees on the Government’s furlough scheme, Chancellor Rishi Sunak is expected to announce. www.politicshome.com Visit...
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