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# brexit - Friday 8 January, 2021

Why is Brexit impacting deliveries to Ireland, and what else is being held up?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Why is Brexit impacting deliveries to Ireland, and what else is being held up?

Jan 8th 2021, 4:11 PM 43,628 Views 38 Comments

How exactly is Brexit affecting food supply chains and trade routes – and will things settle down soon?

DPD 'pauses' parcel deliveries from UK to Ireland while Stena Line cancels multiple ferries amid Brexit fallout
# Brexit Wounds
# Brexit Wounds

DPD 'pauses' parcel deliveries from UK to Ireland while Stena Line cancels multiple ferries amid Brexit fallout

Updated Jan 8th 2021, 11:32 AM 112,694 Views 172 Comments

DPD UK said the pause today applies to all road deliveries from the UK to Europe until Wednesday at the earliest.

# brexit - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

Empty shelves in M&S not sign of post-Brexit food supply problems, industry body says
# Brexit
# Brexit

Empty shelves in M&S not sign of post-Brexit food supply problems, industry body says

Jan 6th 2021, 8:23 PM 73,923 Views 60 Comments

Photos of empty shelves in M&S stores have caused a stir in recent days.

# brexit - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Donegal vessel stopped from fishing around Rockall by Scottish patrol boat
# Rockall Dispute
# Rockall Dispute

Donegal vessel stopped from fishing around Rockall by Scottish patrol boat

Jan 5th 2021, 7:21 PM 78,923 Views 97 Comments

The boat’s skipper was told he can’t fish within 12 nautical miles of the disputed islet.

# brexit - Monday 4 January, 2021

'Extremely small' number of consignments refused at Dublin Port for having incorrect documents
# Brexit
# Brexit

'Extremely small' number of consignments refused at Dublin Port for having incorrect documents

Jan 4th 2021, 4:13 PM 14,748 Views 10 Comments

Four vans looking to travel to the UK had issues yesterday at Dublin Port.

# brexit - Friday 1 January, 2021

Warning businesses to face sanctions for flouting post-Brexit customs rules
# Post Brexit
# Post Brexit

Warning businesses to face sanctions for flouting post-Brexit customs rules

Jan 1st 2021, 6:21 PM 32,561 Views 9 Comments

Friday saw the first ferries arrive in Ireland from Britain under new trade rules following the end of the Brexit transition period.

First ferries arrive at Dublin Port under new trade rules as hauliers warn of 'mayhem' at ports
# New Dawn
# New Dawn

First ferries arrive at Dublin Port under new trade rules as hauliers warn of 'mayhem' at ports

Jan 1st 2021, 9:54 AM 41,308 Views 36 Comments

The true effect of the post-Brexit rules are unlikely to bee seen for a number for weeks.

# brexit - Thursday 31 December, 2020

The Brexit transition period has ended - here are the challenges facing UK businesses
# Brexit
# Brexit

The Brexit transition period has ended - here are the challenges facing UK businesses

Dec 31st 2020, 11:00 PM 30,883 Views 65 Comments

The end of the transition period will see companies having to make adjustments to their operations.

Agreement signed to allow continued exchange of UK driving licence for people living in Ireland
# Brexit
# Brexit

Agreement signed to allow continued exchange of UK driving licence for people living in Ireland

Dec 31st 2020, 6:33 PM 39,383 Views 33 Comments

After 11pm, UK licences used by those living in Ireland will no longer be valid.

Gibraltar's border with Spain to remain open post-Brexit as UK and EU agree draft deal
# Gibraltar
# Gibraltar

Gibraltar's border with Spain to remain open post-Brexit as UK and EU agree draft deal

Dec 31st 2020, 3:03 PM 20,313 Views 42 Comments

Gibraltar will remain subject to the rule of the free-travel Schengen area.

The Northern Ireland Protocol kicks off from tonight - here's what you need to know
# Brexit
# Brexit

The Northern Ireland Protocol kicks off from tonight - here's what you need to know

Dec 31st 2020, 12:18 PM 49,265 Views 35 Comments

New checks and processes on trade between Great Britain and Northern Ireland will come into operation at 11pm tonight.

Brexit to take full effect tonight as UK leaves EU single market
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

Brexit to take full effect tonight as UK leaves EU single market

Dec 31st 2020, 7:13 AM 20,541 Views 44 Comments

The UK’s departure from the European Union takes full effect at 11pm.

# brexit - Wednesday 30 December, 2020

Gardaí to increase border county presence as Brexit transition period comes to a halt
# Revenue Commissioners
# Revenue Commissioners

Gardaí to increase border county presence as Brexit transition period comes to a halt

Dec 30th 2020, 4:53 PM 25,635 Views 17 Comments

State agencies are also warning of potential disruption at Dublin Port in the days ahead.

'A new and great future': Britain's EU trade deal clears the Commons
# Brexit
# Brexit

'A new and great future': Britain's EU trade deal clears the Commons

Updated Dec 30th 2020, 4:50 PM 19,187 Views 40 Comments

Britain will leave the European single market and customs union at 11pm tomorrow.

# brexit - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

Johnson wins backing of Brexiteers for trade deal, who say agreement 'preserves UK's sovereignty'
# Brexiteers
# Brexiteers

Johnson wins backing of Brexiteers for trade deal, who say agreement 'preserves UK's sovereignty'

Dec 29th 2020, 4:15 PM 16,451 Views 28 Comments

They concluded that the agreement ‘preserves the UK’s sovereignty as a matter of law’.

# brexit - Monday 28 December, 2020

Taoiseach acknowledges 'severe impact' of Brexit deal during talks with fishing representatives
# Fishing Industry
# Fishing Industry

Taoiseach acknowledges 'severe impact' of Brexit deal during talks with fishing representatives

Dec 28th 2020, 6:59 PM 17,063 Views 17 Comments

Industry groups reacted angrily to the terms of the trade agreement after they were announced last week.

EU member states give green light for post-Brexit deal to come into effect on 1 January
# Trade Deal
# Trade Deal

EU member states give green light for post-Brexit deal to come into effect on 1 January

Updated Dec 28th 2020, 11:55 AM 22,267 Views 24 Comments

Cabinet is expected to meet later today to discuss the deal.

# brexit - Sunday 27 December, 2020

Simon Coveney: 'Ireland has defended itself against the vulnerabilities Brexit forced upon us'
# Brexit
# Brexit

Simon Coveney: 'Ireland has defended itself against the vulnerabilities Brexit forced upon us'

Dec 27th 2020, 6:30 AM 23,182 Views 30 Comments

The EU and the UK published full 1,246-page text of the treaty yesterday.

# brexit - Saturday 26 December, 2020

Sturgeon says Brexit is ‘forcing Scotland in wrong direction’
# Deal
# Deal

Sturgeon says Brexit is ‘forcing Scotland in wrong direction’

Dec 26th 2020, 1:31 PM 51,075 Views 18 Comments

Scottish Secretary Alister Jack insists the UK Government has struck a “‘fantastic deal”.

'The devil is in the detail': Scrutiny of Brexit deal begins after full text of trade agreement is published
# Brexit
# Brexit

'The devil is in the detail': Scrutiny of Brexit deal begins after full text of trade agreement is published

Dec 26th 2020, 12:43 PM 33,637 Views 26 Comments

The 1,246-page document waspublished this morning.

# brexit - Thursday 24 December, 2020

A look at the detail: What is in the Brexit trade deal?
# And That's A Wrap
# And That's A Wrap

A look at the detail: What is in the Brexit trade deal?

Dec 24th 2020, 8:44 PM 80,327 Views 81 Comments

From what has been published so far, the UK conceded on both fisheries and the level playing field, while the EU conceded on governance.

'We won't accept this': Post-Brexit trade agreement disappoints Irish fishing industry
# Brexit
# Brexit

'We won't accept this': Post-Brexit trade agreement disappoints Irish fishing industry

Dec 24th 2020, 5:57 PM 60,960 Views 53 Comments

Meanwhile, business groups are cautiously optimistic about the deal

'A good compromise': Irish political leaders welcome Brexit trade deal breakthrough
# The Art Of The Deal
# The Art Of The Deal

'A good compromise': Irish political leaders welcome Brexit trade deal breakthrough

Dec 24th 2020, 3:58 PM 21,461 Views 29 Comments

Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald warns ‘this is not the end of the road’.

Brexit trade deal agreed between EU and UK
# A Christmas Miracle
# A Christmas Miracle

Brexit trade deal agreed between EU and UK

Dec 24th 2020, 2:55 PM 52,582 Views 69 Comments
  • After 24 hours of speculation that there was a deal, the news was confirmed this afternoon.
  • “This agreement will write history,” European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen said.
  • A Downing Street source said the deal takes the UK out of the “lunar pull of the EU” and the ECJ.
Last-minute 'hitch', but Brexit announcement expected today after overnight talks on deal
# Brexit
# Brexit

Last-minute 'hitch', but Brexit announcement expected today after overnight talks on deal

Dec 24th 2020, 7:13 AM 21,073 Views 54 Comments

Boris Johnson and European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen appear poised to reach a historic deal.

# brexit - Wednesday 23 December, 2020

A post-Brexit trade deal looks imminent as speculation mounts about an announcement
# Brexciting
# Brexciting

A post-Brexit trade deal looks imminent as speculation mounts about an announcement

Updated Dec 23rd 2020, 11:07 PM 35,796 Views 28 Comments

It had been reported that the negotiating teams were pushing to get a deal over the line before Christmas.

'I think we are in a bit of trouble' - Fears for the futures of top Irish talent if Brexit ruling is introduced
# Not Ready
From The42
# Not Ready

'I think we are in a bit of trouble' - Fears for the futures of top Irish talent if Brexit ruling is introduced

Dec 23rd 2020, 8:00 AM 29,137 Views 19 Comments

A spin-off of Brexit is the possibility that Irish players must wait another two years before they leave for the UK. Academy Directors warn The42 that Irish football isn’t ready to step up and take over the job.

# brexit - Tuesday 22 December, 2020

EU rejects British fisheries offer of 35% fish-stock reduction over 3 years
# Brexit
# Brexit

EU rejects British fisheries offer of 35% fish-stock reduction over 3 years

Updated Dec 22nd 2020, 9:40 PM 35,254 Views 46 Comments

A Number 10 insider has described the reported compromise on fishing quotas as “b*llocks”.

# brexit - Monday 21 December, 2020

Stena Line fast tracks direct ferry service from Ireland to France amid UK travel ban
# Travel Ban
# Travel Ban

Stena Line fast tracks direct ferry service from Ireland to France amid UK travel ban

Updated Dec 21st 2020, 1:40 PM 45,688 Views 46 Comments

Hauliers are being told not to leave Ireland unless they have a confirmed booking to travel directly to continental Europe.

Poll: Will there be a Brexit trade deal before 31 December?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will there be a Brexit trade deal before 31 December?

Dec 21st 2020, 9:32 AM 30,961 Views 56 Comments

Another weekend of tense negotiations failed to achieve a breakthrough.

Post-Brexit trade talks resume as ‘significant differences’ remain
# Customs Union
# Customs Union

Post-Brexit trade talks resume as ‘significant differences’ remain

Dec 21st 2020, 7:10 AM 7,652 Views 9 Comments

Michel Barnier and Lord Frost met in Brussels yesterday.

# brexit - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Have a UK driving licence but live in Ireland? It won't be valid from 1 January
# Brexit
# Brexit

Have a UK driving licence but live in Ireland? It won't be valid from 1 January

Dec 20th 2020, 11:00 AM 38,461 Views 52 Comments

After the transition period ends on 31 December, UK driving licences will no longer be valid for residents here.

# brexit - Saturday 19 December, 2020

Path to post-Brexit deal blocked by fish dispute
# Sinking Ship
# Sinking Ship

Path to post-Brexit deal blocked by fish dispute

Dec 19th 2020, 7:20 PM 57,778 Views 24 Comments

Fishing is now the main obstacle to securing a pact by 1 January.

# brexit - Friday 18 December, 2020

Brexit: Taoiseach says 'very significant difficulties' remain as time ticks away
# Groundhog Day
# Groundhog Day

Brexit: Taoiseach says 'very significant difficulties' remain as time ticks away

Updated Dec 18th 2020, 7:11 PM 21,593 Views 25 Comments

Michel Barnier said earlier: “There is a chance of getting an agreement but the path to such an agreement is very narrow.”

# brexit - Thursday 17 December, 2020

It will be 'challenging' to overcome final trade-talk issues, says von der Leyen after call with Johnson
# Brexit
# Brexit

It will be 'challenging' to overcome final trade-talk issues, says von der Leyen after call with Johnson

Updated Dec 17th 2020, 7:45 PM 23,163 Views 18 Comments

Several Brexit deadlines have come and gone but this move adds extra pressure to ongoing negotiations.

Trump administration trying to secure mini trade deal with UK, US says
# Brexit
# Brexit

Trump administration trying to secure mini trade deal with UK, US says

Dec 17th 2020, 7:34 AM 34,315 Views 23 Comments

US trade representative Robert Lighthizer said he is “hopeful” of an agreement.

Ireland's economy is on track for recovery but Brexit and Biden could soften our cough, says ESRI
# ESRI
# ESRI

Ireland's economy is on track for recovery but Brexit and Biden could soften our cough, says ESRI

Dec 17th 2020, 12:05 AM 47,953 Views 11 Comments

Remarkably, the Irish economy is forecast to grow by 3.8% this year.

# brexit - Wednesday 16 December, 2020

Warning that Ireland could face 'unprecedented disruption' to movement of goods in next four weeks
# Brexit
# Brexit

Warning that Ireland could face 'unprecedented disruption' to movement of goods in next four weeks

Dec 16th 2020, 11:25 AM 17,433 Views 24 Comments

The Oireachtas Transport Committee will hear from hauliers this morning.

'We have found a way forward': Ursula von der Leyen says path to a Brexit agreement is in sight
# Brexit
# Brexit

'We have found a way forward': Ursula von der Leyen says path to a Brexit agreement is in sight

Dec 16th 2020, 9:10 AM 36,102 Views 37 Comments

The European Commission president addressed the European Parliament this morning.

Neasa Hourigan says efforts to push CETA deal through are 'extraordinary' and 'cynical'
# Investor Court
# Investor Court

Neasa Hourigan says efforts to push CETA deal through are 'extraordinary' and 'cynical'

Dec 16th 2020, 12:05 AM 22,918 Views 51 Comments

Hourigan told TheJournal.ie that the current environment in the Green Party is “unpleasant”.