Latest news on Brexit developments and trade deals as the UK leaves the EU.

Latest Brexit news

  • The Independent

    EU dismisses Iain Duncan Smith’s demand to reduce Brexit costs

    The European Commission has dismissed a demand by senior Tories to rewrite the Brexit withdrawal agreement to reduce the amount of cash Britain has to pay the EU.Brexiteers including Iain Duncan Smith have claimed that the financial liabilities signed up to by Boris Johnson in the agreement were too great, that the treaty “costs too much” and “denies us true national independence”.

  • PA Media: UK News

    Government tells firms to stockpile medicines for end of Brexit transition

    The letter reiterates that ministers will not be asking for an extension to the transition period past December 31.

  • Yahoo Finance UK

    Brexit: UK government tells drug firms to stockpile six weeks of medicine

    Some UK firms face another round of stockpiling in the run-up to the end of the Brexit transition period.

  • Evening Standard

    Number of Brits emigrating to EU countries rises by 30% since Brexit vote

    The number of Britons moving to European countries has risen by 30 per cent since the Brexit referendum, according to a new study.Migration from the UK to EU states averaged 56,832 people per year from 2008-15, but climbed to 73,642 a year from 2016-18, according to a joint research project between the Oxford-in-Berlin partnership and the WZB Social Science Centre, also in Berlin, which studied OECD and Eurostat data.

  • The Guardian

    Tuesday briefing: Britons flee Brexit by the thousands

    Tuesday briefing: Britons flee Brexit by the thousandsRecord numbers emigrating to regain EU citizenship rights … tarnished ex-king to leave Spain … and the future of Extinction Rebellion