Brexit News Archive: 19 Jul 2019

GBP/USD gives up gains as Brexit optimism fades

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FX Street   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 18:36:03

EU plans to offer Boris Johnson no-deal Brexit extension - The Guardian

The European Union is preparing to offer Boris Johnson, the favourite to be Britain's next prime minister, a no-deal Brexit extension beyond Oct. 31, the Guardian newspaper reported on Friday.
Reuters   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 18:30:31

Brexit campaigner wins appeal against over-spending fine

The founder of a youth-focused pro-Brexit campaign has won an appeal against a 20,000 pound fine imposed by the UK electoral regulator for breaching spending rules in the 2016 referendum.
Reuters   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 18:23:55

Hammond does not rule out voting down government on Brexit

Outgoing chancellor emerges as leader of Tory group seeking to thwart no-deal
FT   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 17:49:32

Trump says Johnson would do 'great job' as prime minister

U.S. President Trump said on Friday he was looking forward to working with Boris Johnson, the front-runner to be Britain's next prime minister, and believes Johnson will work out Brexit.
Reuters   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 17:48:27

Trump says Britain's Johnson would do 'great job' as prime minister

U.S. President Trump said on Friday he was looking forward to working with Boris Johnson, the front-runner to be Britain's next prime minister, and believes Johnson will work out Brexit.
Reuters   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 17:34:49

Trump says he looks forward to working with Johnson, front-runner for British Prime Minister

U.S. President Trump said on Friday he was looking forward to working with Boris Johnson, the front-runner to be Britain's next Prime Minister, and believes Johnson will work out Brexit.
Reuters   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 17:15:08

BeLeave: Pro-Brexit group founder wins £20k fine appeal

The founder of pro-Brexit campaign group BeLeave has won his appeal against a £20,000 fine imposed by the Electoral Commission.
Sky   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 17:11:00

Pro-Brexit campaigner wins appeal against £20,000 fine for breaching referendum spending rules

Darren Grimes was fined by the Electoral Commission last year
Lizzy Buchan / The Independent   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 17:09:00

Trump backs Johnson to 'work out Brexit' if he becomes PM

Donald Trump has said he is looking forward to working with Boris Johnson and thinks he will "work out Brexit".
Sky   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 16:54:00

Darren Grimes: Brexit campaigner wins appeal against £20,000 fine

BeLeave founder Darren Grimes says the Electoral Commission's punishment has "taken a huge toll".
BBC   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 15:47:00

Brexit activist Darren Grimes wins appeal against £20,000 Electoral Commission fine

Tony Diver / Telegraph   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 15:41:00

Rod Liddle wants blockchain 4 Brexit too

D'oh.
FT   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 15:37:49

A weaker pound will only add to Brexit pain

Further devaluation will not make the UK more competitive
FT   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 15:18:53

'Britain's Brexit Crisis' Panorama Highlights

Guido brings you the must see moments from last night's BBC Panorama. The programme revealed the UK negotiating team never really wanted to leave, and that Theresa May never threatened to walk away from the talks. Watch it in full here... The post 'Britain's Brexit Crisis' Panorama Highlights appeared first ...
Tom Harwood / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 14:22:18

UK MPs threaten to drag Queen Elizabeth into Brexit chaos

Senior members of the United Kingdom's ruling Conservative party are so concerned about the country leaving the European Union without a deal that they are planning to go over the new Prime Minister's head and appeal directly to the Queen.
CNN   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 13:52:42

Remainers have lost and must now accept defeat

Even MPs who oppose a no-deal Brexit are running out of options
FT   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 13:23:09

Brexit news - live: Conservatives plotting to change rules to stop Johnson being toppled by own party as soon as he becomes PM

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Jon Sharman / The Independent   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 13:18:00

More Brexit churn in Whitehall

Some officials say the amount of change in key departments is worrying
FT   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 13:05:05

Brexit news - live: Philip Hammond suggests he could vote to topple Boris Johnson as current ministers step up plan to block no deal

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Benjamin Kentish, Jon Sharman / The Independent   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:54:00

British military veterans warn Brexit would make UK less safe: 'It would be the worst thing we could possibly do'

'We're single-mindedly trying to stop Brexit. We fought other wars and stopped people - we'll fight this one too'
Benjamin Kentish, Maya Yagoda / The Independent   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:33:00

Philip Hammond will 'not exclude' backing no confidence vote to stop no-deal Brexit

The chancellor says he'll do "everything in my power" to stop a no-deal Brexit.
BBC   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:31:36

Trump compares himself to Boris Johnson and says Tory frontrunner will 'straighten out Brexit' in fresh attack on Theresa May

Donald Trump has compared himself to Boris Johnson in a fresh attack on Theresa May, saying: "I think we're going to have a great relationship."
Andrew Buncombe / The Independent   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:17:00

Merkel: Brexit backstop stays unless Irish border alternative found

German chancellor says any remedy must protect the Good Friday Agreement and the EU's single market.
Joshua Posaner / Politico   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:17:41

How the Brexit debate was flushed down the drain

On a scale of one to seven, how well do you understand how a flush lavatory works? This was a question asked by two Yale psychologists, Leonid Rozenblit and Frank Keil, almost two decades ago. Before I explain why, here's a follow-up exercise: write down your lavatory explanation in as ...
Tim Harford / Tim Harford   |   Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:09:02

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