Brexit: David Davis rejects 'Mad Max-style dystopia' claims

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Britain will not be “plunged into a Mad Max-style world borrowed from dystopian fiction” after it leaves the EU, the Brexit secretary will say in a speech. David Davis will... Read More

Boris Johnson: Brexit is a reason for hope not fear

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Boris Johnson is to attempt to reassure voters who are angry and alienated by Brexit that the UK’s split from the EU is a cause for “hope not fear”. The... Read More

Jacob Rees-Mogg says Treasury 'fiddling figures' on Brexit

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Prominent Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg has accused Treasury officials of “fiddling the figures” on Brexit to keep the UK in the European Union customs union. It comes amid claims, which the... Read More

Brexit: Theresa May to fight EU transition residency plan

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Theresa May has indicated she will fight a proposal to give residency rights to EU citizens during the transition period after Brexit. She said there had to be a “difference”... Read More

Any Brexit deal will hit UK economy – government paper

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The UK economy will grow more slowly outside the European Union, no matter what deal is struck with Brussels, a leaked government document suggests. The BuzzFeed News website reports the... Read More

Lord Adonis quits government role with Brexit attack

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The government’s infrastructure adviser has announced he is quitting his role, describing Brexit as a “populist and nationalist spasm”. Lord Adonis said Prime Minister Theresa May was “pursuing a course... Read More

Brexit: EU leaders agree to move talks to next stage

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EU leaders have agreed to move Brexit talks on to the second phase but called for “further clarity” from the UK about the future relationship it wants. The first issue... Read More