Britain & other member-states

Brytyjczycy chcą opóźnić brexit. "Rząd traci kontrolę nad tym procesem"

Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska
14 March 2019
Wciąż nie ma pewności, kiedy i w jaki sposób Wielka Brytania opuści Unię Europejską. Głosowania w Izbie Gmin niczego nie zmieniły. – Brexit bez umowy wciąż wchodzi w grę – przyznaje ekspertka Centre European for Reform.

Parliament Live: International Trade Committee

Sam Lowe
13 March 2019
Sam Lowe, a senior research fellow at the Centre for European Reform, along with Lucia Quaglia, Catherine Bernard and Alan Winters gave evidence on trade in services. 

Info Radio: Politikwissenschaftler: "Mays Deal ist noch nicht tot"

13 March 2019
Das britische Unterhaus hat am Dienstagabend über den Brexit-Vertrag abgestimmt und den Deal von Premierministerin May erneut abgelehnt. Politikwissenschaftler Leonard Schütte lebt und arbeitet in London. Er erklärte im Inforadio, auch wenn es grotesk erscheine: Mays Brexit-Vertrag mit der EU habe noch eine Chance.

Der verklärte Austritt

12 March 2019
Theresa May steht vor einem politischen Scherben­haufen. Der Brexit-Deal, den die britische Premier­ministerin nach vielen Monaten mit der EU ausgehandelt hat, wird im Parlament, wenn überhaupt, nur eine erzwungene Mehrheit finden. Verschoben wird der EU-Austritt sowieso – auf Mai, auf Juni oder vielleicht auf den Sankt-Nimmerleins-Tag.

BBC Newshour: Brexit deal rejected

Sam Lowe
12 March 2019
Sam Lowe a senior research fellow at the Centre for European Reform spoke to BBC Newshour about Theresa May loosing the parliamentary vote on the Brexit Withdrawal Bill for a second time. MPs defeated the deal, which had been agreed with the European Union, by 391 votes to 242.

Gazeta: Londyn igra z ogniem. "Twardy brexit może wydarzyć się przez przypadek"Decydujący tydzień

Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska
11 March 2019
To będzie tydzień prawdy dla brexitu. - Nie wykluczam wyjścia Wielkiej Brytanii z UE bez porozumienia, które mogłoby się wydarzyć przez przypadek - mówi Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska, starsza analityk Centre European for Reform.

CER podcast: What next for Brexit?

Charles Grant, Beth Oppenheim
04 March 2019
Beth Oppenheim asks Charles Grant to weigh up the possible Brexit scenarios: will Theresa May's deal make it through parliament, or will the UK end up with no deal, a general election, or a referendum?

BBC Newsnight: Will a UK-US trade deal lower food standards in the UK?

Sam Lowe
01 March 2019
Sam Lowe, as senior research fellow at the Centre for European Reform spoke to Ben Chu for Newsnight, on the US opening position for US-UK trade deal negotiations.

Tok FM: Czy pozycja negocjacyjna Wielkiej Brytanii słabnie?

Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska
11 February 2019
Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska a senior research fellow at the Centre for European Reform commented on Theresa May’s attempt to reach out to Labour party in search for a compromise on Brexit.

Euronews: May turns to Dublin

Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska
08 February 2019
"The EU-27 have already made significant concessions –which we barely hear about in UK– it’s unfair to say the EU hasn’t been flexible. Theresa May needs to put forward proposals to break the deadlock in UK parliament", Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska tells Euronews.

Forget new trade deals – Britain’s struggling to keep the ones it has

Sam Lowe
07 February 2019
The Guardian
Liam Fox said up to 40 would be ready one second after Brexit. Well, they won’t, and the government must be honest about it.

Channel 4 News: Brexit talks

07 February 2019
Charles Grant, director of the Centre for European Reform spoke to Gary Gibbon, "May can say she's got some reassurance that legally the backstop cannot be forever", (from 3:08 mins).

BBC News: Brussels Brexit talks

07 February 2019
“Nothing has really changed ...I think she [Theresa May] knew the withdrawal agreement was not up for negotiation – the political declaration is ...but she had to come here anyway”, Camino Mortera-Martinez tells BBC News.

BBC Radio 4: Brexit: A guide for the perplexed - Complexity, series 4

04 February 2019
Charles Grant, director of the Centre for European Reform joins Chris Morris to discuss what's really shaped the Brexit process.

Polskie Radio: Brytyjska premier wciąż zabiega o zmianę umowy w sprawie Brexitu

Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska
02 February 2019
Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska a senior research fellow at the Centre for European Reform spoke to Polskie Radio about Theresa May’s attempt to re-open the talks with the EU about the Irish protocol.

The other May problem

Sam Lowe
01 February 2019
Many officials believe we will need – and could easily get – an extension to the March 29 deadline for Brexit. But, with European elections looming in May, this may prove far trickier than we imagine.

Tok FM: Termin brexitu zostanie przesunięty?

Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska
31 January 2019
Agata Gostyńska-Jakubowska, a senior research fellow at the Centre for European Reform spoke about the prospects for article 50 deadline to be extended.

El 'brexit' y las reglas de la improvisación

28 January 2019
El Periodico Internacional
La falta de guion, o de Constitución escrita, ha desembocado en una lucha encarnizada entre el Gobierno de May y la Cámara de los Comunes por hacerse con el control del proceso.

Brexit: £17bn already ripped out of UK public purse due to decision to quit EU, research shows

27 January 2019
The Independent
Exclusive: The think-tank study indicates GDP would be 2.3 per cent higher had the UK voted to remain in the EU.

Divided Britain will be weaker, poorer after looming Brexit

23 January 2019
The Asahi Shimbun
With the March 29 deadline for Britain's leaving the European Union fast approaching, it is still uncertain whether the exit will be a hard or a soft one. The Asahi Shimbun interviewed Charles Grant, the head of a British think-tank, to ascertain what can be expected from the Brexit as well as the possible economic impact and other effects.