Juncker says Brexit talks will be ‘very, very, very difficult’ as press turns hostile

The president of the EU commission has said talks on Britain’s departure will be “very, very, very difficult” as Europe’s press turned hostile, attacking Theresa May’s Brexit plans as isolationist, unachievable, extremist – and disastrous for the UK. Speaking to journalists in Strasbourg on Wednesday, Jean-Claude Juncker played down suggestions that May’s speech on Tuesday […]


Juncker is ‘not hostile’ on Brexit deal

European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker promised Wednesday to seek a “balanced” deal for Britain’s exit from the EU and not be “hostile”, after Prime Minister Theresa May unveiled her Brexit plan. “For my part, I will do everything so that the negotiations reach a balanced solution, with full respect for our rules,” former Luxembourg premier […]

Emergency Escape Route

The UK Supreme Court is expected to rule shortly, against Theresa May’s authority to use the Royal Prerogative. If they do, then surely the Lisbon Treaty becomes invalid, because Gordon Brown used the same means to sign that Treaty. Clearly the Judiciary can’t have it both ways. But how did we get into this constitutional […]