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Priti Patel: Use threats of food shortages to force Ireland to drop Brexit backstop

Downing Street should use the threat of food shortages in Ireland to pressure the country’s leaders to drop its demands for a Brexit “backstop” arrangement, a former Cabinet member has said.
Leaked government papers show Ireland faces the prospect of t…

Logistics Bosses Back Brexit Withdrawal Agreement to Ensure Supply Chain Freight Flows Unhindered

Bosses from Road Haulage to Food Storage Agree Deal – With Some Reservations UK – Downing Street somewhat resembled the M25 in the past week or so as a steady stream of visitors were summoned to meetings to hear the government’s take on why the Brexit …

Northern Irish DUP says would not topple UK government in confidence vote

FILE PHOTO: Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) Brexit spokesman Sammy Wilson MP speaks to media after the DUP annual party conference in Belfast, Northern Ireland November 24, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

LONDON (Reuters) – The Northern Irish par…

May's Brexit deal under fire as legal advice stiffens opposition

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal came under fire from allies and opponents alike on Wednesday after the government was forced to publish legal advice showing the United Kingdom could be locked indefinitely in the European Uni…

No Deal not acceptable to FTA Northern Ireland

on Nov 22, 18 • by John Loughran • with No Comments
The Freight Transport Association has met with Prime Minister, Theresa May and delivered a message that No Deal is not an acceptable option for the logistics industry.The meeting, at the request of t…