EU (Withdrawal) Bill

Next week MPs will debate the EU (Withdrawal) Bill when it returns to the House of Commons with the 15 suggested amendments made by the House of Lords. The amendments are on a variety of issues regarding Brexit, from the Customs Union negotiations to the Northern Irish border. I am normally a…

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EU

Over the past few weeks there has been a lot of debate and discussion regarding how the UK will trade with other nations when we leave the EU next year. Many people have fixed views on what should happen in the future. Some people are keen to follow the referendum…

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Customs Union

This week Jeremy Corbyn announced the Labour Party will be supporting Britain’s membership of a customs union with the EU. The customs union is a trading agreement we currently have with the EU and remaining in one would mean the UK would have to abide by trade rules set out by the EU. It would therefore prevent the UK from making…

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Next phase of EU talks

This week Prime Minister, Theresa May, confirmed to Parliament that the Government is now moving onto the second phase of negotiations to leave the European Union. A joint report, released by the UK Government and the EU last week, outlines the guidelines for the next phase of the talks which…

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