First Minister says Northern Ireland has to remain within regulatory system for four years, and can then vote to leave.
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The fifth of a series of pieces from Policy Exchange looking at specific issues that arise from the Brexit trade deal.
Ranil Jayawardena: The trade deals keep coming. And today, as the new EU agreement takes effect, we look forward to more.
We have now secured 97 per cent of the trade value that we set out to reach agreements for first, beyond the EU. And there’s more to come.
The fourth of a series of pieces from Policy Exchange looking at specific issues that arise from the Brexit trade deal.
Andrew Gimson’s Commons sketch: Johnson beams like a schoolboy who has got his hands on an enormous cake
Like his most witty and nimble predecessor, Disraeli, Johnson finds that a majority is always better than the best repartee.
Or so it really seems – which is a personal coup for Johnson. Churchill walked with destiny. Today, the Prime Minister, in his serio-comic way, is winking at it.
Jacob Rees-Mogg: Now we will have what the British people really wanted – tariff and quota-free trade with the EU
As of Churchill, so perhaps of Johnson: “it was the nation…that had the lion’s heart …I had the luck to be called upon to give the roar.”
Craig Mackinlay & Andrea Jenkyns: The first step in a new relationship with our continental neighbours – and with the wider world
Two senior ERG officers write that the Agreement excludes the jurisdiction in the UK of the European Court of Justice.
His archivist writes that this agreement has succeeded…in recovering powers which some thought had been lost permanently”.
Stanley Johnson: Next year’s climate change conference should take its lead on carbon pricing from this Agreement
The deal’s recognition of the part to be played by this measure is a tremendously important move forward in the battle against climate change.
Stephen Booth: This Agreement delivers both the UK and the EU’s main objectives. It gives us freedom – which comes at a price.
The first of a new series of pieces by Policy Exchange for ConservativeHome looking at the various issues that arise from the Brexit trade deal.
The decision not to continue participation in the EU’s Erasmus+ scheme has caused outrage. But it’s time for Global Britain to branch out.
David Davis: Parliament needs more time to scrutinise this Agreement than the single day it has been given
We do not want find ourselves in an equally difficult bind as the Swiss did over migration over some unforeseeable problem in the future.
Simon Richards: Almost 15 years ago, I helped to set up Better Off Out. This deal isn’t perfect – but it delivers what we campaigned for.
The agreement that Johnson has obtained rights the wrongs inflicted by Major and a succession of Europhile Prime Ministers.
And also to: summary explainers, declarations, a nuclear cooperation agreement, and security procedures for classified information.