Brexit Briefing No.40 - Europe beyond Brexit

It has been a quiet week in the Brexit talks as both sides prepare internal positions ahead of the June Council summit, but it has been a far from quiet time in Europe, with the situation in Italy threatening to open up deep divisions within the EU and posing potential existential questions about

Brexit Briefing No.35 - The False Customs Union Debate

More discussion of the customs union, even as both sides move towards the future trade relationship talks, and Brussels agrees new trade deals with Japan and Mexico, it was another busy week in Europe and for the Brexit negotiations. 

Brexit Briefing No.34 – A border showdown

This week sees the first Brexit talks between the two sides since March’s European Council Summit, but neither David Davis nor Michel Barnier are expected at these negotiations.