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# brexit-wounds - Thursday 10 September, 2020

'Extremely serious violation': EU spells out its displeasure as it delivers ultimatum to UK in tense meeting

The EU has called on the British government to withdraw proposed measures that would breach the withdrawal agreement.

# brexit-wounds - Friday 25 October, 2019

Foster blames Varadkar for 'setting precedent' with comments that could stoke loyalist violence

Foster told PA that some loyalists were contemplating violent resistance to any Brexit deal.

# brexit-wounds - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Food shortages in Ireland and Huawei leaks: The controversial figures in Johnson's Cabinet

The new prime minister chose a Cabinet that is fiercely Brexiteer, with many of them under fire for previous controversies.

# brexit-wounds - Thursday 23 May, 2019

'End of the road': May clings on overnight as she's set to be forced out of Downing Street

While rumours of May’s demise yesterday were premature, the resignation of Andrea Leadsom appears to have sealed her fate.

# brexit-wounds - Friday 15 February, 2019

Taoiseach doesn't think no-deal Brexit is 'inevitable' but wants end to 'political purgatory'

Political leaders were out in force for the All-Island Civic Dialogue on Brexit today at Dublin Castle.

# brexit-wounds - Monday 28 January, 2019

UK risking a no-deal Brexit 'by accident' because it can't decide what it wants, EU negotiator warns

Sabine Weyand said today the risk of the UK crashing out of Europe is “high”.

# brexit-wounds - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Theresa May will have 3 days to present a new Brexit plan if her current deal fails

She would then have a further seven days to put a motion to the House of Commons.

# brexit-wounds - Friday 30 November, 2018

Poll: Would you watch May and Corbyn face off in a Brexit debate? Brexit Wounds This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you watch May and Corbyn face off in a Brexit debate?

There’s a lot riding on the deal going through the House of Commons from the Irish perspective.

# brexit-wounds - Thursday 15 November, 2018

As it happened: Theresa May stands firm after day of Brexit chaos in Westminster

May’s Brexit deal has faced growing opposition throughout the day.

# brexit-wounds - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Taoiseach and Tánaiste to meet with officials tonight to assess draft text of Brexit proposal

UK Cabinet ministers are to be summoned to Downing Street this evening by Prime Minister Theresa May.

# brexit-wounds - Thursday 13 September, 2018

UK drivers may have to pay extra £5 to drive in EU as licence 'may no longer be valid'

The UK’s latest policy document doesn’t rule out this applying for UK drivers in Ireland in the wake of a no-deal Brexit.

# brexit-wounds - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

NHS hospitals in England risk drug shortages in no-deal Brexit scenario, leaked letter warns

With a no-deal Brexit looking increasingly possible, a group representing hospitals in England has sounded the warning.

# brexit-wounds - Friday 22 June, 2018

BMW joins Airbus in warning about the consequences of Brexit uncertainty

Airbus said that it could pull out of the UK if there’s a “no deal” Brexit.

# brexit-wounds - Monday 5 March, 2018

'Definitely not': Varadkar pours cold water on US/Canada-style border after May comments Brexit Wounds This post contains videos

'Definitely not': Varadkar pours cold water on US/Canada-style border after May comments

Theresa May said earlier that the UK was looking at solutions such as the one in North America for the Irish border issue.

# brexit-wounds - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Even in the best-case Brexit scenario, the Irish economy will still take a hit - government report

The Irish economy could take a hit of up to 7% in its GDP

# brexit-wounds - Thursday 8 February, 2018

No-deal Brexit would cripple UK finances to tune of €91 BILLION - leaked report

The leaked secret economic analysis paints a dire economic picture for the UK post-Brexit.

# brexit-wounds - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Varadkar says he has 'absolute confidence and trust' in British government

The Taoiseach is at a two-day European Council

# brexit-wounds - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

'A bunch of jellyfish masquerading as a cabinet': Insults fly as Theresa May faces Commons

May was put under pressure on Brexit in the Commons – but Jeremy Corbyn failed to land a knockout blow.

# brexit-wounds - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

DUP accuses Irish government of 'flexing its muscles in a dangerous and reckless way'

After weeks of strong rhetoric, and no deal at the end of it, many feel that the fallout has been damaging.

'DUP-ed', 'May humiliated': How UK papers reacted to the last-minute block on Irish border deal

They take a dim view of the DUP’s last-minute veto of the Brexit deal that would have guaranteed no hard border.

# brexit-wounds - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Senior Conservative says Ireland's Brexit strategy is because of Frances Fitzgerald controversy

The Tánaiste also told the same BBC show that the Irish government has no desire to delay the Brexit process.

# brexit-wounds - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Taoiseach says Ireland could have a 'unique' border solution after Brexit

He doesn’t say what that unique border would be.

# brexit-wounds - Sunday 17 September, 2017

This stretch of border shows why Brexit will be an enormous headache to manage - we went to talk to locals

This road crosses the border multiple times in just a few miles (or kilometres). What will happen after Brexit?

# brexit-wounds - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Revealed: The Irish counties that will suffer most from a 'hard Brexit'

It’s not just the border regions that are likely to bear the brunt.

# brexit-wounds - Friday 4 August, 2017

With young people in 'Repeal' jumpers beside him, Leo Varadkar was asked about the Eighth in Belfast today

Varadkar will also give a speech at Queen’s University as part of his first trip to Northern Ireland as Taoiseach.

# brexit-wounds - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

'Sensible' Tories holding secret talks with Labour to ensure a soft Brexit

Theresa May is facing pressure on all sides as she looks to form a government to lead the Brexit negotiations.

# brexit-wounds - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Brexit 'cannot stop the European Union on its march to the future'

Juncker laid out five possible scenarios including reducing the European Union to just a single market.

# brexit-wounds - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Brexit minister says Britain won't 'bribe eastern states for support'

“It’s not a divorce, it’s a new relationship.”

# brexit-wounds - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Fed-up Asian companies are eyeing Irish relocation because of Brexit

Fed-up Asian companies are eyeing Irish relocation because of Brexit

The latest Morgan McKinley employment monitor also suggests the city brain drain is coming to a halt.

# brexit-wounds - Monday 13 February, 2017

British businesses struggling to fill jobs as EU migrants stay away

Job vacancies in the UK economy remain well above historical average levels.

# brexit-wounds - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

As it happened: Theresa May has outlined her plans for Brexit

The British Prime Minister has given us her 12-point plan for Brexit this morning.

# brexit-wounds - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

HSBC chairman says jobs will move to 'France, Ireland or Holland' because of Brexit

The bank is worried about the loss of passporting rights.

# brexit-wounds - Monday 9 January, 2017

The government is warning companies to brace for a hard Brexit

Enterprise Ireland also announced that more than 200,000 people are employed by its client firms.

# brexit-wounds - Monday 7 November, 2016

A hard Brexit could cost 40,000 Irish jobs - report

The paper says that there is “almost a complete consensus in the international literature that Brexit will have a negative effect on the UK economy”.

# brexit-wounds - Monday 31 October, 2016

Irish engineers say Brexit has slowed down business - but they won't be sacking staff

However, a quarter have changed their plans for hiring as a result of Brexit.

# brexit-wounds - Monday 10 October, 2016

Brexit Britain wants to move its tough border controls to Ireland

The UK doesn’t want illegal immigrants using Ireland to reach Britain.

# brexit-wounds - Sunday 9 October, 2016

After backlash, British government performs swift u-turn on 'foreign workers list'

The idea of making employers publish a record of how many non-British citizens they hire was widely condemned.

# brexit-wounds - Monday 12 September, 2016

"Thousands of jobs threatened" in Irish pubs and restaurants following Brexit

Two reports published today have highlighted the stretched nature of the hospitality sector following June’s Brexit vote.

# brexit-wounds - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Poll: Does Ireland need to appoint a dedicated Brexit Minister? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Does Ireland need to appoint a dedicated Brexit Minister?

With the impact of the UK’s monumental decision still mostly unknown, is it time we faced the issue head-on politically?

# brexit-wounds - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

'For heaven's sake man, go': Cameron tears into Corbyn as Labour chaos continues

Both leaders could be on the way out, as Corbyn endures a massive revolt from his MPs.

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