Australia  

Trusted News Discovery Since 2008
One News Page
> >

Brexit

The United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union

Brexit    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Brexit: The United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union
Brexit is the withdrawal of the United Kingdom (UK) from the European Union (EU). Following a June 2016 referendum, in which 51.9% voted to leave, the UK government formally announced the country's withdrawal in March 2017, starting a process that is currently due to conclude with the UK withdrawing no later than 31 January 2020.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

Brexit bill clears final UK parliamentary hurdle ahead of January 31 exit

Britain moved a step closer to its Jan. 31 exit from the European Union when the legislation required to ratify its deal with Brussels passed its final stage in parliament on Wednesday.
Reuters - Published

Citizens to get a say on how EU evolves after Brexit shock

Citizens of the European Union will have a say on how the bloc should change to meet their needs under a proposal of the executive European Commission as it seeks to digest the lessons of Brexit.
Reuters - Published

Videos for Brexit


Brexit timeline: From 2013 referendum promise to a 2020 exit [Video]Brexit timeline: From 2013 referendum promise to a 2020 exit

From 2013 referendum promise to a 2020 exit these are the key events in the Brexit saga so far.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 02:28Published

Brexit: 9 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU [Video]Brexit: 9 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on January 31. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:37Published

Facebook targets UK growth with 1,000 hires this year [Video]Facebook targets UK growth with 1,000 hires this year

Facebook is to increase its UK workforce by 1,000 by creating a host of new technology roles. As Adam Reed reports, vice-president for Europe, Nicola Mendelsohn, sees a bright future for Facebook in..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:54Published

Brexit: Government suffers fourth defeat in the Lords [Video]Brexit: Government suffers fourth defeat in the Lords

The Government has suffered a fourth defeat in the Lords over Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal as peers backed a move to ensure the rights of child refugees to be reunited with their families in the UK...

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:31Published

Brexit: 10 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU [Video]Brexit: 10 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on January 31. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:37Published

Gordon Brown calls for more regional powers post-Brexit [Video]Gordon Brown calls for more regional powers post-Brexit

Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown is calling for a Forum of the Nations and Regions to prevent power being centralised in London after Brexit, as he warns 'cosmetic changes' may see Scotland pursue..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:29Published

UK courts deeper trade ties with Africa ahead of Brexit [Video]UK courts deeper trade ties with Africa ahead of Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson called for deeper trade ties with Africa on Monday, at a summit in the UK capital attended by the leaders of 21 African countries. David Doyle reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:29Published

Boris Johnson: Post-Brexit Britain will put people before passports [Video]Boris Johnson: Post-Brexit Britain will put people before passports

Boris Johnson has set out his post-Brexit trade pitch to African leaders with his vision to put "people before passports" in an immigration system overhaul. The Prime Minister was tempting premiers..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:13Published

Brexit: 11 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU [Video]Brexit: 11 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on January 31. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:37Published

Brexit: 12 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU [Video]Brexit: 12 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on January 31. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:37Published

British territory Gibraltar 'could stay in Schengen Area after Brexit' [Video]British territory Gibraltar 'could stay in Schengen Area after Brexit'

British territory Gibraltar 'could stay in Schengen Area after Brexit'

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:35Published

Brexit: 13 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU [Video]Brexit: 13 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on January 31. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:37Published

Government unveils Brexit plan for January 31 [Video]Government unveils Brexit plan for January 31

On January 31, a special Cabinet meeting will take place outside London, with ministers to meet in a venue in the north of England. They will discuss the PM’s "levelling up" agenda and how the..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:59Published

Brexit: 14 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU [Video]Brexit: 14 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on January 31. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:37Published

Watch: Brexit Party MEPs triumphant on last day in Strasbourg [Video]Watch: Brexit Party MEPs triumphant on last day in Strasbourg

Brexit-supporting MEPs said they would be happy to be made redundant, while those on the other side of the argument expressed sadness. View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:54Published

Brexit: 15 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU [Video]Brexit: 15 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on January 31. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:37Published

Sir Patrick Stewart talks Picard and Brexit [Video]Sir Patrick Stewart talks Picard and Brexit

Sir Patrick Stewart has described Brexit as “the grimmest thing” to have happened to him in his political life. The actor, 79, best known for his roles in Star Trek and the X-Men films, was a..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:44Published

Leo Varadkar: 'It's only half-time for Brexit' [Video]Leo Varadkar: 'It's only half-time for Brexit'

Irish premier Leo Varadkar has said that there has to be a level playing field in the Brexit negotiations to ensure the single market and customs union are "not diluted". The Taoiseach said there must..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:41Published

Brexit: 16 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU [Video]Brexit: 16 days until Britain is scheduled to leave the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on January 31. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:37Published

Francois: Public should help fund Brexit day bongs [Video]Francois: Public should help fund Brexit day bongs

Conservative MP Mark Francois has backed the prime minister’s endorsement to crowdfund the ringing of Big Ben on January 31st at 23:00 GMT to mark the UK’s departure from the European Union. He..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 00:46Published

MEPs warn of ‘grave concerns’ over post-Brexit citizens’ rights [Video]MEPs warn of ‘grave concerns’ over post-Brexit citizens’ rights

A European Parliament resolution accuses the British government of failing to safeguard the future of EU nationals living in the UK.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 04:15Published

Brexit: What happens next? [Video]Brexit: What happens next?

With Britain due to leave the European Union on January 31, we look at the next stages of Brexit and the key dates surrounding the country's relationship with Europe.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:51Published

 

UK House of Commons rejects changes to Brexit legislation

The lower house of Britain's parliament on Wednesday overturned changes made by the upper house to the legislation needed to ratify the country's divorce agreement with the European Union.
Reuters - Published

UK government suffers fourth defeat on Brexit legislation in House of Lords

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government suffered a fourth defeat on its Brexit legislation when members of parliament's upper chamber voted on Tuesday to ensure protections for child refugees after..
Reuters - Published

UK PM Johnson defeated on Brexit legislation for first time since election

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government was defeated in parliament on Monday for the first time since a December election, with the upper chamber voting in favor of a move to protect the..
Reuters - Published

UK PM Johnson to impose new restrictions on low-skilled migrants post-Brexit: Telegraph

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to impose new restrictions on low-skilled migrants moving to Britain on the first day after the Brexit transition period ends in December, the..
Reuters - Published

No Big Ben bongs: UK government plans light show to mark moment of Brexit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Downing Street residence will be lit up with a countdown to Britain's exit from the European Union on Jan. 31, as part of a light display to mark the moment of Brexit,..
Reuters - Published

UK will not automatically deport EU nationals after Brexit: Verhofstadt

Britain will not automatically deport European Union citizens who have not applied for the right to remain in the country after Brexit, European Parliament Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt said on..
Reuters - Published

Brexit extension ultimately up to Britain - EU's von der Leyen

It will ultimately be up to Britain whether or not it seeks more time to negotiate a trade agreement with the European Union after it leaves the bloc, the head of the European Commission said on..
Reuters - Published

Brexit celebrations approved to mark UK's last moments in the EU

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has won his bid to hold a party on Brexit night in front of parliament with speeches, music and possibly the chimes of the Big Ben bell on the day when Britain is due..
Reuters - Published

Spain wants tight relationship with UK after Brexit

Spain's newly appointed Foreign Minister Arancha Gonzalez said on Tuesday her country intends to weigh on the talks between the European Union and London to define post-Brexit relationship and push for..
Reuters - Published

Brussels warns against 'veiled discrimination' of EU citizens after Brexit

European Union chief negotiator Michel Barnier warned Britain on Tuesday not to discriminate against EU citizens seeking permanent residency after Brexit, urging London to set up an independent..
Reuters - Published

Irish PM seeks to put Brexit at center of Feb. 8 election

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar on Tuesday called a parliamentary election for Feb. 8, pitting his record on Brexit and Ireland's fast growing economy against struggling services in a contest polls..
Reuters - Published

UK's PM proposes crowdfunding to allow Big Ben to bong for Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday proposed a crowdfunding campaign to allow Big Ben bell in parliament’s landmark clock tower to ring out when Britain is due to leave the European..
Reuters - Published

Irish foreign minister says EU will not be rushed in post-Brexit negotiations: BBC

Irish foreign minister Simon Coveney said on Sunday the European Union would not be rushed in negotiations with Britain to thrash out their post-Brexit relationship.
Reuters - Published

UK lawmakers back EU exit deal, turning page on Brexit crisis

Lawmakers approved legislation on Thursday which will allow Britain to leave the European Union on Jan. 31 with an exit deal, ending more than three years of tumult over the terms of the unprecedented..
Reuters - Published

EU ready to start work next week on Brexit talks mandate: EU presidency

The European Union is ready to start working next week on its mandate for negotiations with Britain about economic and other ties after Brexit, Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on..
Reuters - Published

British lawmakers set to approve Brexit deal on Thursday

British lawmakers are expected later on Thursday to approve legislation which will allow the country to leave the European Union on Jan. 31 with an exit deal, ending more than three years of wrangling..
Reuters - Published

UK PM's spokesman: Passing Brexit law would be significant, positive step

A vote expected later on Thursday to approve the laws required to implement Britain's EU exit deal would be a significant positive step towards Prime Minister Boris Johnson's commitment to deliver..
Reuters - Published

UK PM Johnson calls suggestions he is soft on Trump 'absolute fiction'

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson shrugged off suggestions on Wednesday that he would fall into line with the United States over its Middle East policy because he wanted a trade deal after Brexit.
Reuters - Published

Britain's silenced Big Ben must bong for Brexit, lawmakers demand

After years of wrangling over Britain's exit from the European Union, lawmakers will on Tuesday tackle the finer detail: should Big Ben chime to mark the exact moment of Brexit?
Reuters - Published

UK stands down on emergency preparations for no-deal Brexit: Sky News

Britain's emergency preparations for a no-deal Brexit have been halted "with immediate effect", as Prime Minister Boris Johnson's deal to leave the European Union is expected to be approved by members..
Reuters - Published

UK will not extend Brexit transition period: PM Johnson's spokesman

Britain has no intention of seeking an extension to the transition period beyond December 2020 after it leaves the European Union, Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s spokesman said on Monday.
Reuters - Published

UK on track for Jan. 31 Brexit as PM Johnson wins vote on deal

Prime Minister Boris Johnson won approval for his Brexit deal in parliament on Friday, the first step toward fulfilling his election pledge to deliver Britain's departure from the European Union by..
Reuters - Published

Wanted: Weirdos and misfits - aide to UK's Johnson is hiring

The senior adviser to Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who plotted Brexit and steered his boss to last month's election triumph, is on the lookout for "weirdos and misfits with odd skills" to help bring..
Reuters - Published

UK Labour Party Brexit spokesman Starmer ahead in leadership race-poll

Keir Starmer, Brexit spokesman for Britain's opposition Labour Party, has emerged as the early front runner in the race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as leader, according to a poll of members.
Reuters - Published

Let's get Brexit done and end division in 2020, Johnson tells Britons

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would bring his divided nation back together next year when Britain leaves the European Union, telling Britons they were set for a "fantastic year and a remarkable..
Reuters - Published

Kylie Minogue begs Brexit-weary Britons to head down under

Kylie Minogue stars in a new Tourism Australia advertisement designed to entice Brexit-weary Britons to take a break down under.
SBS - Published

UK's Queen Elizabeth stresses reconciliation after 'quite bumpy' 2019

Queen Elizabeth will stress the value of harmony and reconciliation in her Christmas message this year, Buckingham Palace said on Tuesday, after a "quite bumpy" year for her own family and for Britain..
Reuters - Published

UK Queen stresses reconciliation after bruising Brexit year

Queen Elizabeth will stress the value of harmony and reconciliation in her Christmas message this year, Buckingham Palace said on Tuesday, after a year in which the tortuous Brexit process aggravated..
Reuters - Published

UK widens fast-track visa plan for scientists as Brexit nears

Britain said on Monday it would increase the number of scientists and researchers eligible for fast-track visas, part of the government's plans to attract more elite researchers after Brexit.
Reuters - Published

EU-UK trade deal cannot allow 'race to the bottom': EU's Barnier

The European Union's central interest in forging a free trade agreement with Britain is to agree common social and environmental standards and avoid a "race to the bottom", the EU chief Brexit..
Reuters - Published

British PM Johnson wins vote on Brexit deal in time for Christmas

Prime Minister Boris Johnson won approval for his Brexit deal in parliament on Friday, the first step towards fulfilling his election pledge to deliver Britain's departure from the European Union by..
Reuters - Published

Level playing field a must for future EU-UK ties - EU's Michel

The European Union will insist on guarantees of a level-playing field in any agreement on future ties with Britain after Brexit, the chairman of EU leaders said on Friday.
Reuters - Published

EU ready to take formal steps to conclude Brexit deal on EU side

The European Commission took note on Friday of the British parliament's support for the withdrawal agreement with the EU, a key step to complete the process in January, and said it was ready to take..
Reuters - Published

UK PM Johnson promises to wrap up parliament Brexit vote for Christmas

The British parliament will vote on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal on Friday, a move the prime minister described as delivering on his promise to "get the Brexit vote wrapped up for Christmas" after his..
Reuters - Published

With a 'radical' agenda, Britain's Johnson sets sights on quick Brexit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson unveiled what he called a radical government agenda on Thursday, setting his sights on a quick Brexit, future trade deals and on transforming Britain to repay the trust of..
Reuters - Published

Putin rejects charges of Russian meddling in UK politics, praises Johnson

President Vladimir Putin on Thursday rejected allegations of Russian interference in British politics and praised Prime Minister Boris Johnson for better understanding the mood of British society on..
Reuters - Published

UK government says Brexit department to close after January 31

Britain's Brexit department will be closed down once the country leaves the European Union at the end of January, a government spokesman said on Thursday.
Reuters - Published

Britain's Johnson sets Brexit on January 31 as top priority: Queen

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's main priority is to deliver Brexit on Jan. 31 and then negotiate a free trade deal with the European Union and other leading global economies, Queen Elizabeth..
Reuters - Published

UK government rejects demands for new Scottish referendum

Britain's government rejected Scotland's First Minister demands for a new independence referendum after Brexit, saying it would be "a damaging distraction" and would undermine the result of the last..
Reuters - Published

Factbox: What laws does UK PM Johnson want to pass after election win?

Britain's Queen Elizabeth set out Prime Minister Boris Johnson's legislative agenda on Thursday, outlining Brexit and the National Health Service (NHS) as the government's main priorities.
Reuters - Published

Exclusive: The Brits who won't Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson won a thumping election victory last week on a campaign to "get Brexit done," but not before some wealthy donors to his Conservative Party quietly took steps to..
Reuters - Published

Brexit and health, Britain's Johnson sets out priorities in Queen's Speech

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will set out his government's plans on Thursday, fleshing out how he will honor his election-winning pledges to get Brexit done quickly and boost funding for the..
Reuters - Published

No-deal Brexit risk next year 'uncomfortably high' at 25%: JPMorgan

Investment bank JPMorgan sees an "uncomfortably high" 25% chance that Britain's Brexit transition period will end in a 'no-deal' scenario when the deadline to strike a trade deal with the European..
Reuters - Published

Lesser UK courts will be able to overturn ECJ rulings after Brexit: PM's spokesman

Legislation to enact British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's deal to leave the European Union will include the provision for courts lower than the Supreme Court to overturn rulings made by the European..
Reuters - Published

UK parliament Speaker Hoyle re-elected with vow to be impartial and fair

British lawmakers re-elected Labour's Lindsay Hoyle as Speaker on Tuesday, as he vowed to be impartial and fair in a moderating role which saw his predecessor John Bercow accused of breaking convention..
Reuters - Published

Britain threatens Brexit cliff-edge to force EU trade deal by December 2020

Britain set a hard deadline of December 2020 on Tuesday to reach a new trade deal with the European Union, betting that the prospect of another Brexit cliff-edge would force Brussels to move more..
Reuters - Published

You Might Like


 Page 1  〉 
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2020 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.