Thursday, 14 December 2017

What EU programmes does the government want to withdraw from during “transition”?

With “sufficient progress” now (barring last minute hitches) agreed, the Brexit focus has turned to the issues of the future..

By Andrew Lilico

Monday, 27 November 2017

The “Irish border question” is largely an invented problem

The most recent of the entirely-invented and counterproductive “objections” raised, on the EU side, to proceeding to trade talks with..

By Andrew Lilico

Monday, 6 November 2017

Paradise papers, the Queen and a far-left festival of hypocrisy and xenophobia

The first big “Paradise Papers” story – based on millions of leaked documents – is about the Queen’s finances. Apparently,..

By Andrew Lilico

Thursday, 26 October 2017

What's really happened to average wages

The Office for National Statistics Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings in the UK report for 2017 was released today...

By Andrew Lilico

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Get ready for a no deal Brexit

As expected, this week’s Brexit talks included no new breakthrough. The UK has now flat refused to discuss an EU..

By Andrew Lilico

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Time is running out: we need to start preparing for No Deal

In January 2017, Theresa May proposed a new free trade agreement (FTA) with the EU post-Brexit, outside the customs union..

By Andrew Lilico

Friday, 1 September 2017

The Conservative Party needs a CANZUK migration deal to attract young voters

The Holy Grail of Conservative politics at present is to find some way to attract younger voters, and in particular..

By Andrew Lilico

Monday, 21 August 2017

To agree an orderly Brexit we have to know what the trade deal will be

There is currently some kerfuffle about whether the EU27 and UK will proceed to trade talks in October. It is..

By Andrew Lilico

Friday, 28 July 2017

Stop talking about "betrayal" - a phased withdrawal from the EU has always been the plan

Quite rightly, the details of the process for leaving the EU received only a modest amount of discussion during the..

By Andrew Lilico