Brexit News Archive: 13 Jul 2019

'Honest' Hunt may 'pay political price' over Brexit date

Jeremy Hunt has admitted he may "pay a political price" for saying he could not guarantee Brexit by Christmas.
Sky   |   Sat, 13 Jul 2019 19:26:00

No-deal Brexit will cost £22bn a year to compensate businesses, landmark analysis reveals

Exclusive: Boris Johnson claimed bill would be 'vanishingly inexpensive' - but study finds it would be more than half of England's schools budget
Rob Merrick / The Independent   |   Sat, 13 Jul 2019 18:13:02

Blame ministers for our failure to leave the EU

Brexit supporters harbour the false notion that a Europhile deep state is to blame
FT   |   Sat, 13 Jul 2019 17:00:17

Boris Johnson unleashes the ogre of recession - cartoon

A no-deal Brexit comes closer, thanks to Donald Trump's little helper •You can buy your own print of this cartoon Continue reading...
Chris Riddell / Guardian   |   Sat, 13 Jul 2019 17:00:06

Today's Headlines

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Unknown / Between the Hedges   |   Sat, 13 Jul 2019 15:55:00

New Northern Irish police chief warns of detrimental Brexit impact to peace

Northern Ireland's new police chief warned on Saturday that a hard Brexit could have a impact on two decades of peace in the British-run province and risk his officers becoming targets for militants.
Reuters   |   Sat, 13 Jul 2019 15:51:55

Boris Johnson could face parliamentary majority of one after becoming PM, Tory MPs warn

Government insider predicts Conservatives' command of Commons will ebb long before 2022 election
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Sat, 13 Jul 2019 15:14:18

Brexit uncertainty makes fearless advice paramount

If Britain is to leave the European Union later this year, it will look to its finest and most experienced professional diplomats to smooth its path as it goes it alone – even more so if, as expected, the gaffe-prone Boris Johnson becomes prime minister later this month. Ironically, it ...
SCMP Editorial / South China Morning Post   |   Sat, 13 Jul 2019 15:07:33

Tory leadership: Voters nearly 20 times more likely to describe Boris Johnson as 'buffoon' than 'statesman'

The Conservative leadership frontrunner sticks to his line on trade after no-deal Brexit, despite a torrid grilling by Andrew Neil
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Sat, 13 Jul 2019 12:04:00

Theresa May speaks of Brexit frustration in final interview as British PM

"It had been incredibly frustrating that MPs on either side of the Leave-Remain divide had got so sort of entrenched that they just were not willing to make a compromise that would enable us to get the majority to get this through," Theresa May said in her final interview as ...
Times of India   |   Sat, 13 Jul 2019 11:52:50