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# david-davis - Sunday 10 March, 2019

David Davis says May's Brexit deal is 'dreadful' but if UK could pull out of backstop it's 'rescuable'
# Former Brexit Sec
# Former Brexit Sec

David Davis says May's Brexit deal is 'dreadful' but if UK could pull out of backstop it's 'rescuable'

Mar 10th 2019, 5:33 PM 30,104 Views 58 Comments

Davis also said that in a way, Theresa May’s deal is worse than the UK’s current membership of the EU.

# david-davis - Thursday 3 January, 2019

'It's time to take stock': Former Brexit secretary urges Theresa May to delay Brexit vote again
# Deal Or No Deal
# Deal Or No Deal

'It's time to take stock': Former Brexit secretary urges Theresa May to delay Brexit vote again

Jan 3rd 2019, 8:55 AM 13,119 Views 18 Comments

David Davis said that it was time for the UK “to take stock” ahead of the planned crucial vote.

# david-davis - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Factcheck: Can you buy a drink in Dublin with pounds?
# Brexit Claims
# Brexit Claims

Factcheck: Can you buy a drink in Dublin with pounds?

Oct 2nd 2018, 6:30 AM 53,188 Views 55 Comments

David Davis thinks you can.

# david-davis - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Boris brands May's Brexit plan as 'deranged' while Davis describes the Irish border issue as 'exaggerated'
# Brexit
# Brexit

Boris brands May's Brexit plan as 'deranged' while Davis describes the Irish border issue as 'exaggerated'

Sep 30th 2018, 3:50 PM 14,908 Views 29 Comments

Johnson told the Sunday Times that May’s Brexit plan won’t work.

# david-davis - Monday 3 September, 2018

Boris Johnson hits out at Theresa May's Chequers deal as speculation mounts over leadership bid
# Brexit
# Brexit

Boris Johnson hits out at Theresa May's Chequers deal as speculation mounts over leadership bid

Sep 3rd 2018, 10:26 AM 18,349 Views 49 Comments

The former foreign secretary resigned after the plan was announced in July.

# david-davis - Monday 9 July, 2018

Resignations and recriminations: How Theresa May's Brexit has turned into an awful mess
# Brexit Means Brexit
# Brexit Means Brexit

Resignations and recriminations: How Theresa May's Brexit has turned into an awful mess

Jul 9th 2018, 4:29 PM 16,181 Views 53 Comments

Theresa May faces the most serious challenge to her leadership yet with the resignations of Boris Johnson and David Davis.

With her Brexit secretary gone, are Theresa May's days numbered?
# May Day Call
# May Day Call

With her Brexit secretary gone, are Theresa May's days numbered?

Jul 9th 2018, 1:56 PM 11,882 Views 25 Comments

May has been Prime Minister for almost two years.

'I wouldn't have done a good job': Britain's Brexit secretary steps down in major blow to May
# DavExit
# DavExit

'I wouldn't have done a good job': Britain's Brexit secretary steps down in major blow to May

Updated Jul 9th 2018, 9:15 AM 28,954 Views 73 Comments

May is due to address parliament today to explain her plan for Britain.

# david-davis - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Theresa May's Cabinet agrees on Brexit backstop ending in 2021
# Borderline
# Borderline

Theresa May's Cabinet agrees on Brexit backstop ending in 2021

Updated Jun 7th 2018, 5:16 PM 35,795 Views 110 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has voiced opposition to any time-limited backstop.

# david-davis - Friday 1 June, 2018

UK's buffer zone plan for Northern Ireland border 'something out of Alice in Wonderland'
# Brexit
# Brexit

UK's buffer zone plan for Northern Ireland border 'something out of Alice in Wonderland'

Jun 1st 2018, 6:15 PM 44,284 Views 51 Comments

Sinn Féin, meanwhile, said the proposal has highlighted “the lack of knowledge” of border areas and the concerns they face.

# david-davis - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

UK government suggestion that Sinn Féin is 'strongly influencing' Brexit negotiations greeted with derision
# Keeping It Unreal
# Keeping It Unreal

UK government suggestion that Sinn Féin is 'strongly influencing' Brexit negotiations greeted with derision

Apr 10th 2018, 9:17 AM 25,576 Views 97 Comments

Brexit secretary David Davis made the claims at a conference in London yesterday.

# david-davis - Monday 26 March, 2018

UK civil servant tasked with finding solution to Irish border issue quits job
# Brexit
# Brexit

UK civil servant tasked with finding solution to Irish border issue quits job

Mar 26th 2018, 1:54 PM 34,557 Views 54 Comments

Simon Case is leaving his role to become Prince William’s private secretary.

# david-davis - Sunday 25 March, 2018

David Davis: Irish border can be solved by 'a whole load of new technology'
# Brexit Negotiator
# Brexit Negotiator

David Davis: Irish border can be solved by 'a whole load of new technology'

Mar 25th 2018, 1:49 PM 24,696 Views 105 Comments

“You can’t just say we haven’t done it anywhere else: we haven’t attempted to do it anywhere else,” the Brexit negotiator said.

# david-davis - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

David Davis: Britain won't be plunged into 'Mad Max dystopian' world after Brexit
# We Don't Need Another Hero
# We Don't Need Another Hero

David Davis: Britain won't be plunged into 'Mad Max dystopian' world after Brexit

Feb 20th 2018, 7:18 AM 9,139 Views 60 Comments

David Davis took aim at Britain’s critics in a speech today.

# david-davis - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

RTÉ's Tony Connelly on Brexit leaks: 'If you suppress a paper you've been given, you're crossing a line'
# Brexit
# Brexit

RTÉ's Tony Connelly on Brexit leaks: 'If you suppress a paper you've been given, you're crossing a line'

Dec 26th 2017, 4:00 PM 25,243 Views 47 Comments

We talked to Ireland’s Brexit expert, who recently wrote a book on the topic.

# david-davis - Friday 15 December, 2017

EU leaders agree to move onto phase two of Brexit talks, but warn of tough talks ahead
# Brexit
# Brexit

EU leaders agree to move onto phase two of Brexit talks, but warn of tough talks ahead

Dec 15th 2017, 2:44 PM 6,155 Views 49 Comments

Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney said Britain’s phase one commitments must follow through to phase two.

# david-davis - Monday 11 December, 2017

Taoiseach 'very happy' David Davis has clarified his remarks on border Brexit deal
# JUST TO BE CLEAR
# JUST TO BE CLEAR

Taoiseach 'very happy' David Davis has clarified his remarks on border Brexit deal

Dec 11th 2017, 12:37 PM 15,700 Views 52 Comments

Over the weekend, the UK’s Brexit Secretary said Friday’s border deal was not legally enforceable.

# david-davis - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Ireland to hold UK to agreement after Brexit Minister indicates it's not legally binding
# Statement Of Intent
# Statement Of Intent

Ireland to hold UK to agreement after Brexit Minister indicates it's not legally binding

Dec 10th 2017, 5:38 PM 28,908 Views 145 Comments

Britain’s Brexit Secretary David Davis said it was “a statement of intent more than anything else”.

# david-davis - Thursday 7 December, 2017

David Davis admits UK hasn't produced any Brexit impact assessment as he's 'not a fan'

David Davis admits UK hasn't produced any Brexit impact assessment as he's 'not a fan'

Dec 7th 2017, 8:18 AM 13,440 Views 57 Comments

Davis was called before the House of Commons Brexit committee after MPs expressed dissatisfaction in him.

# david-davis - Sunday 3 September, 2017

UK's negotiator accuses EU of being 'silly' and 'frightened' in Brexit talks
# Divorce Proceedings
# Divorce Proceedings

UK's negotiator accuses EU of being 'silly' and 'frightened' in Brexit talks

Sep 3rd 2017, 12:13 PM 9,803 Views 69 Comments

“We’re going through [the bill] line-by-line and they’re finding it difficult,” he told the BBC.

# david-davis - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

EU negotiator calls UK's Brexit plan 'a fantasy'
# Constructive Ambiguity
# Constructive Ambiguity

EU negotiator calls UK's Brexit plan 'a fantasy'

Aug 15th 2017, 2:40 PM 34,413 Views 137 Comments

Britain wants “a highly streamlined customs arrangement” with the EU.

# david-davis - Monday 19 June, 2017

UK seeks deal 'like no other in history' as Brexit talks kick off
# COME WHAT MAY
# COME WHAT MAY

UK seeks deal 'like no other in history' as Brexit talks kick off

Jun 19th 2017, 7:46 AM 17,112 Views 68 Comments

It’s been almost a year since the shock referendum result.

# david-davis - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Brexit will begin in January or February, says Enda Kenny
# Border
# Border

Brexit will begin in January or February, says Enda Kenny

Sep 21st 2016, 11:59 AM 11,159 Views 25 Comments

The Taoiseach said he expects an early 2017 date for Article 50 to be invoked, after discussions with British ministers.

# david-davis - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Brexit minister: Some EU citizens may be forced to leave the UK
# Migration
# Migration

Brexit minister: Some EU citizens may be forced to leave the UK

Jul 17th 2016, 12:39 PM 30,291 Views 100 Comments

David Davis says there may be a cut off date for migrants who’ve settled in the UK.