Brexit News Archive: 02 Jun 2019

May hails special relationship as Trump knocks Brexit talks

PM highlights 'strong and enduring' ties before president arrives for fraught state visit
FT   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 21:31:42

Leadsom Unveils Brexit Plan in Bid for Tory Leadership: Sun

(Bloomberg) - Andrea Leadsom, a prominent Leave campaigner who has thrown her hat in the ring to replace Theresa May as U.K. Prime Minister, has finally unveiled her three-step plan to leave the European Union, according to her commentary in the Sun newspaper.Says its vital to leave the EU by ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 20:08:27

Ann Widdecombe says science may 'produce an answer' to being gay

Brexit Party MEP accused of 'poisonous bigotry' over her views on gay conversion therapy
Peter Stubley / The Independent   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 19:09:15

Factbox: What will PM May's successor do about Brexit?

Who are the candidates vying for Prime Minister Theresa May's job and what have they said about Brexit?
Reuters   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 17:03:54

This Week in Europe: Commission recommends new EU enlargement talks, Trump backs Brexiteer, and more

Members of the TNF team recount big events from Europe from the past week, and point attention to news that may have passed notice. What did we miss? Comment on our Facebook page at ! First female chancellor for Austria as interim government takes power Brigitte Bierlein has been appointed ...
Pascal Letendre-Hanns, Radu Dumitrescu / New Federalist   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 16:43:05

Factbox: What will British PM May's successor do about Brexit?

Who are the candidates vying for Prime Minister Theresa May's job and what have they said about Brexit?
Reuters   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 16:33:08

Sam Gyimah backs further referendum in Tory leadership bid

The former universities minister is the first candidate to back another vote on Brexit.
BBC   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 15:31:29

Brexit: NHS could be 'on the table' as part of US trade deal, ambassador says

Health secretary wades into the row, saying health service is 'not for sale'
Lizzy Buchan / The Independent   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 15:23:23

President Trump Says U.K. Should Be Ready for a No Deal Brexit

The President also says Brexit party leader Nigel Farage should be given a role in the negotiations
GREGORY KATZ / AP / Time   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 15:21:28

Trump Endorses "Very Talented" Boris Johnson, Says Farage Should Lead Brexit Talks

Observing diplomatic protocol has never been high on President Trump's list of priorities, and why would it be? After all, it was his propensity for expressing his unfiltered opinion that helped endear him to the American public. So, as he prepares to embark Monday on a state visit to the ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 14:27:46

Widdecombe: Science may 'produce an answer' to homosexuality

Brexit Party MEP Ann Widdecombe has said science may "produce an answer" to homosexuality.
Sky   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 13:18:00

Trump tells Britain to 'walk away' if EU does not yield on Brexit

U.S. President Donald Trump said Britain should refuse to pay a$50 billion European Union divorce bill and "walk away" from Brexit talks if Brussels does not give ground.
Reuters   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 12:55:08

Donald Trump wades into Britain's Brexit crisis

U.S. President Donald Trump arrives in Britain on Monday on a state visit laden with diplomatic peril, having already humiliated outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May over Brexit and challenged her to be tougher in dealing with China's Huawei.
Reuters   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 12:41:56

Trump to UK: no-deal Brexit is better than paying EU $50bn

US president Donald Trump tells Sunday Times that UK should 'walk away' if EU does not give what it wants for Brexit.
Al Jazeera   |   Sun, 2 Jun 2019 12:07:01