The mapping exercise does not detail the contingencies for police or for the supply of energy, for example. At one point the government considered putting a flotilla of barges in the Irish Sea to deliver energy to Northern Ireland if it were to become cut off from the all-island energy grid. … [Read more...] about Northern Ireland Brexit impact ‘mapping exercise’ finally released
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Brexit is back - and likely to get louder The 310-mile border at the heart of Brexit What are the sticking points in Brexit trade talks? State aid concerns the type and amount of government support that can be given to businesses. … [Read more...] about Brexit: What is the latest row about?
PM defends planned Brexit deal changes How could the Northern Ireland Brexit deal change? The 310-mile border at the heart of Brexit "The UK Internal Market Bill represents a severe abdication of the clear obligations that this government freely undertook less than a year ago," he said. … [Read more...] about Brexit: Bill breaches Brexit obligations, says SDLP
EU ultimatum to UK over Brexit talks How could the Northern Ireland Brexit deal change? The 310-mile border at the heart of Brexit 'Not the finished product'The DUP supports the legislation, but has also submitted amendments that aim to address the concerns it still has over parts of the Brexit deal. … [Read more...] about Brexit: NI MPs seek to amend Internal Market Bill
Asked if Mrs Foster had a different view on the NI Protocol than other members in the DUP, Sir Jeffrey replied: "No, there's only one train of thought in the DUP and that's reflected in the statement last night agreed by the party leader and leadership team more generally. … [Read more...] about Brexit: Only ‘one train of thought in DUP’ to oppose NI Protocol