The President of America can’t spell “moat”. It’s not difficult. In Primary Two children learn the pattern: Boat Float Coat Moat It’s a letter and sound pattern understood by seven year olds. Trump spelled it ‘Moot&#…
The UK Government has now made proposals for resolving the Irish border to the EU. They have been characterised as creating two borders for Northern Ireland, one with Ireland and one with Great Britain. In order to understand why this is not the threat that some suggest, we need to understand how borders have evolved […]
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What follows is the text of the letter Boris Johnson has today sent to Jean-Claude Juncker, setting out the UK Government’s proposals for a new Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland A FAIR AND REASONABLE COMPROMISE: UK PROPOSALS FOR A NEW PROTOCOL ON IRELAND/NORTHERN IRELAND Dear Jean-Claude, There is now very little time in which to negotiate […]
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Chantelle Lewis and Michaela Benson will be presenting research from the Brexit Brits Abroad project at the Centre for the Study of Democracy Research Seminar Series, at University of Westminster. …
“I hope that these proposals can now provide the basis for rapid negotiations towards a solution.”
EU27 officials suspect the prime minister’s offer is less about getting a deal, and more about positioning for an election.
Three-day suspension is needed to enable preparations for queen’s speech, says Boris Johnson.
The British prime minister warns of a historic ‘failure of statecraft’ if a deal cannot be done.
The Prime Minister intends to request that the current session of Parliament be prorogued from the evening of Tuesday 8 October, with a Queen’s Speech on Monday 14 October.
Boris has finally presented his detailed proposals to abolish the Backstop in a letter to the EU. The ERG and DUP are behind the proposals, now over to Varadkar…
Read the proposals in full below…
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The mood at the annual Tory conference was buoyant, despite the fierce battles ahead.
Owen Jones’s customary Tory Conference video has just come out, which includes a rather amusing clip of him asking Tory grandee Lord Ashcroft whether he trusts Boris. The response took Jones and Guido by surprise…
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The UK Government’s proposal to the EU for a new Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland, presented on 2 October 2019.
European Commission will examine the UK’s offer ‘objectively’ but hopes of a deal are slim.
Always a conference highlight, iNHouse Communications’ Toryoke did not fail to disappoint last night – with journos, SpAds, and MPs busting moves and straining their vocal cords. The very merry crowd presumably included some former Bullingdon Club members with the amount of smashed glass about. That or some of the singing was more atrocious than […]
The Prime Minister demonstrated his abounding vitality, and his love of teasing the prigs who oppose him.
There’s a reason the queues stretched round the street…
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There is a sense with all Johnson speeches that he is somehow parodying a politician making a one – that the whole thing is done tongue-in-cheek.
“If parliament were a laptop, then the screen would be showing the pizza wheel of doom. If parliament were a school, Ofsted would be shutting it down.”
In a move that will not do wonders for her reputation for numbers, Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott appeared to forget that the acting Leader of the Opposition is allotted six questions at PMQs. Diane got up for a seventh and had to be told to sit d…
A prominent and well-loved Tory activist from the North East, who tragically died at the weekend, left scheduled Tweets before her death that have just been sent out, calling on the Tory Party to root out institutional bullying, harassment and intimidation. Jade Smith – a keen Brexiteer, who appeared on Newsnight arguing for the cause […]
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‘I didn’t know that,’ says Stanley Johnson.
“Let’s finally believe in ourselves. We have always had the courage to be original, to do things differently, and now we are about to take another giant step.”
Andrea Leadsom looked like she particularly enjoyed that one…
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The UK government is preparing to send Brexit proposals to Brussels today.
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(Let’s be clear. Why is an Australian constitutional lawyer writing about the UK Constitution? It’s simple. She’s our […]
YouGov has now released their second poll in a fortnight that shows the Lib Dems to be the second most popular party in Britain; with a 2% rise in their fortunes compared with 27th September, and Labour falling 1% to a mere 21% – Despite all the supposed outrage over prorogation… The polling – conducted […]