Here’s some of the key elements from Barnier What have we learnt? We’ve learnt some context to Barnier’s prior comments (last Friday) and during the week. He’s pretty much covered all of those in three main parts of his speech in Parliament;... Are we seeing an expected shift in Brexit negotiations? If there’s one thing I’ve maintained throughout this shit-show of an affair, is that when it comes down to the crunch (and we’re approaching that now), the Junckers and Barniers are going to get... Are there more psychological games being played by the EU? I’m growing increasingly sceptical of Barnier’s comments. They sound like there’s a big fat “IF” sitting behind them somewhere. The EU haven’t given the UK anything and... EU’s Michel Barnier and UK’s David Davis press confernece 19 March 2018 New draft treaty is a decisive step We are not at the end of the road Ireland remains an issue We agreed on a large part of the Brexit treaty Agreed on a large part of what will be a... The latest position paper on Brexit from the EU Repeats Brexit transition to end Dec 31st 2020 Any Irish deal will apply from the end of transition period Full doc (all legal mumbo-jumbo-fied) is here.