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A summary of Brexit and of WikiTribune's coverage of the event. The UK is scheduled to leave the EU on March 29, 2019. A summary of Brexit and of WikiTribune's coverage of the event. The UK is scheduled to leave the EU on March 29, 2019.
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<h2><span style="text-decoration: underline">2019</span></h2> <h2><span style="text-decoration: underline">2019</span></h2>
<strong>16th January, 2019:</strong> The Prime Minister survives a parliamentary <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46899466">no confidence vote by 325 to 306.</a> <strong>16th January, 2019:</strong> The Prime Minister survives a parliamentary <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46899466">no confidence vote by 325 to 306.</a>
<strong>15th January, 2019: </strong>Theresa May's Brexit Withdrawal Agreement is <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/95758/">defeated</a> in the House of Commons. The <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46885828">432-202 vote is one of the largest government defeats in history.</a> The Prime Minister <a href="https://www.parliament.uk/business/news/2019/parliamentary-news-2019/this-week-in-the-commons-friday-18-january-2019-/">agrees to allow discussion</a> on any <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46885828">parliamentary vote of no-confidence</a>, following which one is immediately tabled by <a href="https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2019/01/15/brexit-vote-result-parliament-news-deal-theresa-may-commons/">Opposition Leader Jeremy Corbyn.</a> <strong>15th January, 2019: </strong>Theresa May's Brexit Withdrawal Agreement is <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/95758/">defeated</a> in the House of Commons. The <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46885828">432-202 vote is one of the largest government defeats in history.</a> The Prime Minister <a href="https://www.parliament.uk/business/news/2019/parliamentary-news-2019/this-week-in-the-commons-friday-18-january-2019-/">agrees to allow discussion</a> on any <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46885828">parliamentary vote of no-confidence</a>, following which one is immediately tabled by <a href="https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2019/01/15/brexit-vote-result-parliament-news-deal-theresa-may-commons/">Opposition Leader Jeremy Corbyn.</a>
<strong>09th January, 2019:  </strong>A <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/jan/09/mps-force-theresa-may-to-table-plan-b-if-she-loses-brexit-deal-vote">motion is passed in the Commons</a> that means the Prime Minister will have to provide a 'Plan B' within 3 days, if her Brexit Plan is not supported. <strong>09th January, 2019:  </strong>A <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/jan/09/mps-force-theresa-may-to-table-plan-b-if-she-loses-brexit-deal-vote">motion is passed in the Commons</a> that means the Prime Minister will have to provide a 'Plan B' within 3 days, if her Brexit Plan is not supported.
<strong>07th January, 2019:</strong> The vote on Theresa May's Brexit proposal is <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46777987">announced for Tuesday, January 15th.</a> The vote on the <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/93691/">EU-approved</a> <a href="https://ec.europa.eu/commission/sites/beta-political/files/draft_withdrawal_agreement_0.pdf">proposal</a> had already been <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/94876/">delayed.</a> <strong>07th January, 2019:</strong> The vote on Theresa May's Brexit proposal is <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46777987">announced for Tuesday, January 15th.</a> The vote on the <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/93691/">EU-approved</a> <a href="https://ec.europa.eu/commission/sites/beta-political/files/draft_withdrawal_agreement_0.pdf">proposal</a> had already been <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/94876/">delayed.</a>
<h2><span style="text-decoration: underline">2018</span></h2> <h2><span style="text-decoration: underline">2018</span></h2>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>17th December, 2018</strong>: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/95147/">Theresa May announces Brexit parliamentary vote</a> for <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46586673">mid January</a> 2019. The vote had originally been scheduled for December. </span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>17th December, 2018</strong>: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/95147/">Theresa May announces Brexit parliamentary vote</a> for <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46586673">mid January</a> 2019. The vote had originally been scheduled for December. </span>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>12th December, 2018</strong>: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/94940/">The Prime Minister faces</a>- and <a href="https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/theresa-may-confidence-vote-prime-minister-survives-ballot-and-will-stay-on-as-tory-leader-a4015606.html">survives</a>- a leadership vote within the Conservative Party. Mrs May had faced a vote of no-confidence, but <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/94959/">wins the vote 200-117</a>. <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>12th December, 2018</strong>: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/94940/">The Prime Minister faces</a>- and <a href="https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/theresa-may-confidence-vote-prime-minister-survives-ballot-and-will-stay-on-as-tory-leader-a4015606.html">survives</a>- a leadership vote within the Conservative Party. Mrs May had faced a vote of no-confidence, but <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/94959/">wins the vote 200-117</a>.
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<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>10th December, 2018:</strong> <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/94876/">The Parliamentary vote on Prime Minister May's EU-approved Brexit deal is delayed</a>, after initially being scheduled for December 11. Theresa May acknowledged the <a href="https://www.independent.ie/business/brexit/theresa-may-confirms-delay-to-key-brexit-vote-admitting-she-would-lose-amid-deep-concern-over-irish-backstop-37610994.html">vote was delayed</a> because it would <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/pms-statement-on-exiting-the-european-union-10-december-2018">“would be rejected by a significant margin”</a> if put to Parliament.</span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>10th December, 2018:</strong> <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/94876/">The Parliamentary vote on Prime Minister May's EU-approved Brexit deal is delayed</a>, after initially being scheduled for December 11. Theresa May acknowledged the <a href="https://www.independent.ie/business/brexit/theresa-may-confirms-delay-to-key-brexit-vote-admitting-she-would-lose-amid-deep-concern-over-irish-backstop-37610994.html">vote was delayed</a> because it would <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/pms-statement-on-exiting-the-european-union-10-december-2018">“would be rejected by a significant margin”</a> if put to Parliament.</span>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>10th December, 2018: </strong>The Court of Justice of the European Union finds that <a href="https://curia.europa.eu/jcms/upload/docs/application/pdf/2018-12/cp180191en.pdf">"The United Kingdom is free to revoke unilaterally the notification of its intention to</a> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>10th December, 2018: </strong>The Court of Justice of the European Union finds that <a href="https://curia.europa.eu/jcms/upload/docs/application/pdf/2018-12/cp180191en.pdf">"The United Kingdom is free to revoke unilaterally the notification of its intention to</a>
withdraw from the EU." This would mean that, under Article 50 of the EU Treaty, the <a href="https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-court-case-ecj-ruling-article-50-theresa-may-deal-uk-european-court-justice-latest-a8675541.html">UK could</a> le<a href="https://curia.europa.eu/jcms/upload/docs/application/pdf/2018-12/cp180191en.pdf">gally remain a member of the EU under its current, unchanged terms</a> if it <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/3834/">chose to do so</a>. withdraw from the EU." This would mean that, under Article 50 of the EU Treaty, the <a href="https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-court-case-ecj-ruling-article-50-theresa-may-deal-uk-european-court-justice-latest-a8675541.html">UK could</a> le<a href="https://curia.europa.eu/jcms/upload/docs/application/pdf/2018-12/cp180191en.pdf">gally remain a member of the EU under its current, unchanged terms</a> if it <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/3834/">chose to do so</a>.
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<em><span style="font-weight: 400">28th November, 2018: WikiTribune:<a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/94005/"> Concerns about British medication shortage continue amongst Brexit fears</a></span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">28th November, 2018: WikiTribune:<a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/94005/"> Concerns about British medication shortage continue amongst Brexit fears</a></span></em>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>25th November, 2018:</strong> <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/nov/25/may-brexit-deal-explained-eu-withdrawal-agreement-trade-backstop-citizens-rights">All 27 Member States</a> remaining in the European Union <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/93691/">approve Theresa May's Brexit plan</a>, clearing the plan to be submitted to the Parliament in London. </span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>25th November, 2018:</strong> <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/nov/25/may-brexit-deal-explained-eu-withdrawal-agreement-trade-backstop-citizens-rights">All 27 Member States</a> remaining in the European Union <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/93691/">approve Theresa May's Brexit plan</a>, clearing the plan to be submitted to the Parliament in London. </span>
<strong>15th November, 2018-</strong> <a href="https://twitter.com/DominicRaab/status/1062992019449098241/photo/1?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1062992019449098241&amp;ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.verdict.co.uk%2Freplace-dominic-raab%2F">Dominic Raab resigns as<span style="font-weight: 400"> Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union.</span></a> Raab, who succeeded David Davis to that position in July, is <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-46241693">replaced by Stephen Barclay. </a> <strong>15th November, 2018-</strong> <a href="https://twitter.com/DominicRaab/status/1062992019449098241/photo/1?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1062992019449098241&amp;ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.verdict.co.uk%2Freplace-dominic-raab%2F">Dominic Raab resigns as<span style="font-weight: 400"> Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union.</span></a> Raab, who succeeded David Davis to that position in July, is <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-46241693">replaced by Stephen Barclay. </a>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">13th November, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/93328/">"Brexit deal on" - as legal fight goes on amid claims public has right to know</a></span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">13th November, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/93328/">"Brexit deal on" - as legal fight goes on amid claims public has right to know</a></span></em>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">11th November, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/93249/">Brexit or Regrexit? UK PM May under fire as "no deal" looms in EU breakaway talks</a></span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">11th November, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/93249/">Brexit or Regrexit? UK PM May under fire as "no deal" looms in EU breakaway talks</a></span></em>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>29th October, 2018-</strong> The <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46010550">last Budget before</a> the UK is<a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport"> scheduled to leave the EU </a>is <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/budget-2018">released. </a></span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>29th October, 2018-</strong> The <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46010550">last Budget before</a> the UK is<a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport"> scheduled to leave the EU </a>is <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/budget-2018">released. </a></span>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">14th September, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/88437/">Could 'no deal' Brexit cause UK house price drop of 35 percent?</a></span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">14th September, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/88437/">Could 'no deal' Brexit cause UK house price drop of 35 percent?</a></span></em>
<em>13th September, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/88207/">No deal Brexit advice published</a></em> <em>13th September, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/88207/">No deal Brexit advice published</a></em>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">11th September, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/87723/">Chocolate maker stockpiling ingredients in fear of Brexit</a> </span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">11th September, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/87723/">Chocolate maker stockpiling ingredients in fear of Brexit</a> </span></em>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">28th August, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/85704/">Pro-EU video games movement warns of impact after Brexit</a> </span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">28th August, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/85704/">Pro-EU video games movement warns of impact after Brexit</a> </span></em>
<em>23rd August, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/85058/">Government no-deal Brexit advice published</a></em> <em>23rd August, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/85058/">Government no-deal Brexit advice published</a></em>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">15th August, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/84090/">What about UK personal driving licences in a ‘no deal’ Brexit</a>?</span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">15th August, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/84090/">What about UK personal driving licences in a ‘no deal’ Brexit</a>?</span></em>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>24th July, 2018-</strong> <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">UK Government publishes</a> the <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/the-future-relationship-between-the-united-kingdom-and-the-european-union">White Paper</a> on future UK-EU relations. </span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>24th July, 2018-</strong> <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">UK Government publishes</a> the <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/the-future-relationship-between-the-united-kingdom-and-the-european-union">White Paper</a> on future UK-EU relations. </span>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>9th July, 2018-</strong> <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-44737667">Boris Johnson resigns</a> as Foreign Secretary,<a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-politics-44771278/boris-johnson-resigns-as-foreign-secretary"> stating that the Prime Minister was leading the UK into a "semi-Brexit" with the "status of a colony."</a> </span><span style="font-weight: 400">Then Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union David Davis <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">also resigns</a> and is replaced by Dominic Raab.</span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>9th July, 2018-</strong> <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-44737667">Boris Johnson resigns</a> as Foreign Secretary,<a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-politics-44771278/boris-johnson-resigns-as-foreign-secretary"> stating that the Prime Minister was leading the UK into a "semi-Brexit" with the "status of a colony."</a> </span><span style="font-weight: 400">Then Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union David Davis <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">also resigns</a> and is replaced by Dominic Raab.</span>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>26th June, 2018-</strong> The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">receives Royal Assent</a>: The ‘<a href="http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2018/16/contents/enacted">European Union (Withdrawal) Act’</a> becomes and Act of Parliament. </span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>26th June, 2018-</strong> The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">receives Royal Assent</a>: The ‘<a href="http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2018/16/contents/enacted">European Union (Withdrawal) Act’</a> becomes and Act of Parliament. </span>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">22nd March, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/57078/">Interview with Gina Miller: 'The more people send me hate the more I'm determined to stop this'</a></span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">22nd March, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/57078/">Interview with Gina Miller: 'The more people send me hate the more I'm determined to stop this'</a></span></em>
<em>2nd March, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/53088/">Major Theresa May speech adds little detail to Brexit negotiations</a></em> <em>2nd March, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/53088/">Major Theresa May speech adds little detail to Brexit negotiations</a></em>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>28th February, 2018-</strong> <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">The European Commission publishes the draft</a> of the</span><span style="font-weight: 400"> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>28th February, 2018-</strong> <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">The European Commission publishes the draft</a> of the</span><span style="font-weight: 400">
</span><span style="font-weight: 400">Withdrawal Agreement between the European </span><span style="font-weight: 400">Union and the United Kingdom. </span> </span><span style="font-weight: 400">Withdrawal Agreement between the European </span><span style="font-weight: 400">Union and the United Kingdom. </span>
<em>28th February, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/52611/">What does the EU's Brexit offering mean for the negotiations?</a></em> <em>28th February, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/52611/">What does the EU's Brexit offering mean for the negotiations?</a></em>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">27th February, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/52275/">Trade, transition, and the Irish border: A Brexit talks crib sheet</a></span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">27th February, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/52275/">Trade, transition, and the Irish border: A Brexit talks crib sheet</a></span></em>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">2nd February, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/47020/">What Brexit means for Gibraltar and the people of ‘The Rock’</a>  and</span></em><em><span style="font-weight: 400"><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/46171/"> What Brexit may do to Britain's games industry</a></span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">2nd February, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/47020/">What Brexit means for Gibraltar and the people of ‘The Rock’</a>  and</span></em><em><span style="font-weight: 400"><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/46171/"> What Brexit may do to Britain's games industry</a></span></em>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">23rd January, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/43522/">Boris Johnson irks fellow UK politicians with demand for health spending</a></span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">23rd January, 2018- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/43522/">Boris Johnson irks fellow UK politicians with demand for health spending</a></span></em>
<h2><span style="text-decoration: underline">2017</span></h2> <h2><span style="text-decoration: underline">2017</span></h2>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">12th December, 2017- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/27846/">Irish reunification would come with a big price tag</a> </span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">12th December, 2017- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/27846/">Irish reunification would come with a big price tag</a> </span></em>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">29th November, 2017- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/23249/">Brexit voters surprised themselves by winning, stick by decision</a> </span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">29th November, 2017- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/23249/">Brexit voters surprised themselves by winning, stick by decision</a> </span></em>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">22nd November, 2017- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/22438/">Could Ireland stop Brexit in its tracks?</a> </span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">22nd November, 2017- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/22438/">Could Ireland stop Brexit in its tracks?</a> </span></em>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">24th October, 2017- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/10975/">Brexit: What is 'no deal'?</a> </span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">24th October, 2017- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/10975/">Brexit: What is 'no deal'?</a> </span></em>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">21st September, 2017- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/5209/">Explainer: Why does the UK PM's Brexit speech in Florence matter?</a></span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">21st September, 2017- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/5209/">Explainer: Why does the UK PM's Brexit speech in Florence matter?</a></span></em>
<em><span style="font-weight: 400">5th September, 2017- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/3834/">Could Brexit be reversed? A view from across the Channel</a></span></em> <em><span style="font-weight: 400">5th September, 2017- WikiTribune: <a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/3834/">Could Brexit be reversed? A view from across the Channel</a></span></em>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>19th June, 2017-</strong> <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">The first round</a> of UK-EU exit negotiations begin. </span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>19th June, 2017-</strong> <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">The first round</a> of UK-EU exit negotiations begin. </span>
<strong>9th June, 2017-</strong> Theresa May informs the Queen that she intends to<span style="font-weight: 400"> <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-8103">form a government</a> with the <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/election-2017-40245514">Democratic Unionist Party. </a></span> <strong>9th June, 2017-</strong> Theresa May informs the Queen that she intends to<span style="font-weight: 400"> <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-8103">form a government</a> with the <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/election-2017-40245514">Democratic Unionist Party. </a></span>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>8th June, 2017-</strong> <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">The General Election</a> <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/live/2017/jun/09/election-2017-theresa-may-speaks-outside-downing-street-after-shock-result-hunh-parliament-live">results</a> in a <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-8103">hung Parliament</a>, with the Conservatives <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/jun/09/what-is-a-hung-parliament-and-what-happens-now">winning the most seats.</a></span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>8th June, 2017-</strong> <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">The General Election</a> <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/live/2017/jun/09/election-2017-theresa-may-speaks-outside-downing-street-after-shock-result-hunh-parliament-live">results</a> in a <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-8103">hung Parliament</a>, with the Conservatives <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/jun/09/what-is-a-hung-parliament-and-what-happens-now">winning the most seats.</a></span>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>18th April, 2017</strong>- Prime Minister May <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">calls a General Election</a> for <a href="https://www.parliament.uk/about/how/elections-and-voting/general/general-election-2017-timetable/">later in 2017. </a></span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>18th April, 2017</strong>- Prime Minister May <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">calls a General Election</a> for <a href="https://www.parliament.uk/about/how/elections-and-voting/general/general-election-2017-timetable/">later in 2017. </a></span>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>29th March, 2017-</strong> <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-39143978">The UK Government triggers</a> <a href="http://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegData/etudes/BRIE/2016/577971/EPRS_BRI(2016)577971_EN.pdf">article 50</a> <a href="http://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegData/etudes/BRIE/2016/577971/EPRS_BRI(2016)577971_EN.pdf">of the treaty on the European Union, with a view to withdrawing from the Union</a>.</span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>29th March, 2017-</strong> <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-39143978">The UK Government triggers</a> <a href="http://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegData/etudes/BRIE/2016/577971/EPRS_BRI(2016)577971_EN.pdf">article 50</a> <a href="http://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegData/etudes/BRIE/2016/577971/EPRS_BRI(2016)577971_EN.pdf">of the treaty on the European Union, with a view to withdrawing from the Union</a>.</span>
<h2><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline">2016</span></strong></h2> <h2><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline">2016</span></strong></h2>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>13th July, 2016</strong>- <a href="https://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-07-12/who-is-theresa-may-britain-pm/7588272">Theresa May</a> becomes <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">Prime Minister.</a> </span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>13th July, 2016</strong>- <a href="https://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-07-12/who-is-theresa-may-britain-pm/7588272">Theresa May</a> becomes <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">Prime Minister.</a> </span>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>24th June, 2016</strong>- <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-eu-referendum-36619446">David Cameron</a><a href="https://www.nytimes.com/live/eu-referendum/britain-to-leave-e-u-and-cameron-to/"> announces</a> his <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">intention to resign</a>.</span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>24th June, 2016</strong>- <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-eu-referendum-36619446">David Cameron</a><a href="https://www.nytimes.com/live/eu-referendum/britain-to-leave-e-u-and-cameron-to/"> announces</a> his <a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport">intention to resign</a>.</span>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>23rd June, 2016</strong>-<a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport"> The Referendum</a> on the <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/eu-referendum">UK remaining in the EU</a> is held. <a href="https://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20160815143715/https://www.eureferendum.gov.uk/">‘Leave’ wins</a> by <a href="https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-eu-referendum-final-result-leave-campaign-secures-official-lead-a7099296.html">51.9% to 48.1%</a>. <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-32810887">The referendum turnout was 71.8%,</a> with more than 30 million people voting. </span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>23rd June, 2016</strong>-<a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport"> The Referendum</a> on the <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/eu-referendum">UK remaining in the EU</a> is held. <a href="https://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20160815143715/https://www.eureferendum.gov.uk/">‘Leave’ wins</a> by <a href="https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-eu-referendum-final-result-leave-campaign-secures-official-lead-a7099296.html">51.9% to 48.1%</a>. <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-32810887">The referendum turnout was 71.8%,</a> with more than 30 million people voting. </span>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>22nd February, 2016</strong>- <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/pm-commons-statement-on-eu-reform-and-referendum-22-february-2016">David Cameron announces</a> the referendum on the UK remaining in or withdrawing from the EU, set for the<a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport"> 23rd of June of the same year.</a> </span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>22nd February, 2016</strong>- <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/pm-commons-statement-on-eu-reform-and-referendum-22-february-2016">David Cameron announces</a> the referendum on the UK remaining in or withdrawing from the EU, set for the<a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport"> 23rd of June of the same year.</a> </span>
<h2><span style="text-decoration: underline">Prior to 2016</span></h2> <h2><span style="text-decoration: underline">Prior to 2016</span></h2>
<strong>22nd May, 2014-</strong> The United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) receive <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/events/vote2014/eu-uk-results">the most number of UK votes</a> at the European Parliament Elections. UKIP <a href="https://www.ukip.org/ukip-manifesto-item.php?cat_id=26">"stands for a complete and total withdrawal from the European Union." </a> <strong>22nd May, 2014-</strong> The United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) receive <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/events/vote2014/eu-uk-results">the most number of UK votes</a> at the European Parliament Elections. UKIP <a href="https://www.ukip.org/ukip-manifesto-item.php?cat_id=26">"stands for a complete and total withdrawal from the European Union." </a>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>23rd January, 2013</strong>- Then <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-21148282">Prime Minister David Cameron states</a> he is in favour of the United Kingdom conducting an in-out referendum<a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport"> on it's status within the EU</a>.</span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>23rd January, 2013</strong>- Then <a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-21148282">Prime Minister David Cameron states</a> he is in favour of the United Kingdom conducting an in-out referendum<a href="https://researchbriefings.parliament.uk/ResearchBriefing/Summary/CBP-7960#fullreport"> on it's status within the EU</a>.</span>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>15th May, 2012-</strong> The<a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-37896977"> first recorded</a> use of the word “Brexit” - attributed to Peter Wilding, the founder and current chairman of the British Influence think tank. It was used in a blog on the <a href="https://blogactiv.eu/blog/2012/05/15/stumbling-towards-the-brexit/">Blogactiv EU website.</a></span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>15th May, 2012-</strong> The<a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-37896977"> first recorded</a> use of the word “Brexit” - attributed to Peter Wilding, the founder and current chairman of the British Influence think tank. It was used in a blog on the <a href="https://blogactiv.eu/blog/2012/05/15/stumbling-towards-the-brexit/">Blogactiv EU website.</a></span>
<strong>7th February, 1992-</strong> The European Union is <a href="https://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/tradeindustry/importexport/overview/europe/">formally created</a> by the <a href="https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=LEGISSUM%3Axy0026">Treaty of Maastricht.</a> <strong>7th February, 1992-</strong> The European Union is <a href="https://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/tradeindustry/importexport/overview/europe/">formally created</a> by the <a href="https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=LEGISSUM%3Axy0026">Treaty of Maastricht.</a>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>June 1975</strong>- <a href="https://theconversation.com/polling-history-40-years-of-british-views-on-in-or-out-of-europe-61250">A referendum further supports UK position within the EC</a>. <a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/6/newsid_2499000/2499297.stm">67% Britons</a> voted to remain.</span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>June 1975</strong>- <a href="https://theconversation.com/polling-history-40-years-of-british-views-on-in-or-out-of-europe-61250">A referendum further supports UK position within the EC</a>. <a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/6/newsid_2499000/2499297.stm">67% Britons</a> voted to remain.</span>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>1st January, 1973</strong>- After Prime Minister Edward Heath confirmed the application of the United Kingdom for membership, the UK <a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/1/newsid_2459000/2459167.stm">joins the then European Community (EC)</a> the precursor to the European Union. </span><span style="font-weight: 400">At the time, application for membership was conducted<a href="https://theconversation.com/polling-history-40-years-of-british-views-on-in-or-out-of-europe-61250"> without a referendum or public vote.</a></span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>1st January, 1973</strong>- After Prime Minister Edward Heath confirmed the application of the United Kingdom for membership, the UK <a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/1/newsid_2459000/2459167.stm">joins the then European Community (EC)</a> the precursor to the European Union. </span><span style="font-weight: 400">At the time, application for membership was conducted<a href="https://theconversation.com/polling-history-40-years-of-british-views-on-in-or-out-of-europe-61250"> without a referendum or public vote.</a></span>
<strong>1st August, 1961-</strong> On behalf of the United Kingdom, Prime Minister Harold Macmillan <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/century/1960-1969/Story/0,,105535,00.html">applies for membership in the EEC</a><a href="https://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/tradeindustry/importexport/overview/europe/">, but this is rejected.</a> <strong>1st August, 1961-</strong> On behalf of the United Kingdom, Prime Minister Harold Macmillan <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/century/1960-1969/Story/0,,105535,00.html">applies for membership in the EEC</a><a href="https://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/tradeindustry/importexport/overview/europe/">, but this is rejected.</a>
<span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>25th March, 1957</strong>- The <a href="https://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/tradeindustry/importexport/overview/europe/">European Economic Community</a> (a precursor to the EU) is <a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/1/newsid_2459000/2459167.stm">officially established</a> by the <a href="https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=LEGISSUM%3Axy0023">Treaty of Rome.</a></span> <span style="font-weight: 400"><strong>25th March, 1957</strong>- The <a href="https://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/tradeindustry/importexport/overview/europe/">European Economic Community</a> (a precursor to the EU) is <a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/1/newsid_2459000/2459167.stm">officially established</a> by the <a href="https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=LEGISSUM%3Axy0023">Treaty of Rome.</a></span>
Since the Referendum, sentiment has been polled regularly. Using a convenient <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opinion_polling_for_the_United_Kingdom_European_Union_membership_referendum">dataset of such poll results</a>, we can see how sentiments have evolved: Since the Referendum, sentiment has been polled regularly. Using a convenient <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opinion_polling_for_the_United_Kingdom_European_Union_membership_referendum">dataset of such poll results</a>, we can see how sentiments have evolved:
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<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/46171/" rel="nofollow">What Brexit may do to Britain’s games industry — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/46171/" rel="nofollow">What Brexit may do to Britain’s games industry — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/43522/" rel="nofollow">Boris Johnson irks fellow UK politicians with demand for health spending — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/43522/" rel="nofollow">Boris Johnson irks fellow UK politicians with demand for health spending — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/27846/" rel="nofollow">Irish reunification would come with a big price tag — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/27846/" rel="nofollow">Irish reunification would come with a big price tag — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/23249/" rel="nofollow">Brexit voters surprised themselves by winning, stick by decision — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/23249/" rel="nofollow">Brexit voters surprised themselves by winning, stick by decision — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/22438/" rel="nofollow">Could Ireland stop Brexit in its tracks? — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/22438/" rel="nofollow">Could Ireland stop Brexit in its tracks? — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/10975/" rel="nofollow">Understanding Brexit: What is ‘no deal’? — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/10975/" rel="nofollow">Understanding Brexit: What is ‘no deal’? — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/5209/" rel="nofollow">Explainer: Why does the UK PM’s Brexit speech in Florence matter? — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/5209/" rel="nofollow">Explainer: Why does the UK PM’s Brexit speech in Florence matter? — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/3834/" rel="nofollow">Could Brexit be reversed? A view from across the Channel — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/3834/" rel="nofollow">Could Brexit be reversed? A view from across the Channel — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-32810887" rel="nofollow">Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-32810887" rel="nofollow">Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-37896977" rel="nofollow">The rise of the word Brexit — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-37896977" rel="nofollow">The rise of the word Brexit — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://theconversation.com/polling-history-40-years-of-british-views-on-in-or-out-of-europe-61250" rel="nofollow">Polling history: 40 years of British views on ‘in or out’ of Europe — The Conversation</a></p> <p><a href="https://theconversation.com/polling-history-40-years-of-british-views-on-in-or-out-of-europe-61250" rel="nofollow">Polling history: 40 years of British views on ‘in or out’ of Europe — The Conversation</a></p>
<p><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/1/newsid_2459000/2459167.stm" rel="nofollow">1973: Britain joins the EE — BBC (on this day)</a></p> <p><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/1/newsid_2459000/2459167.stm" rel="nofollow">1973: Britain joins the EE — BBC (on this day)</a></p>
<p><a href="https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=LEGISSUM%3Axy0023" rel="nofollow">Treaty of Rome (EEC) — EUR-Lux</a></p> <p><a href="https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=LEGISSUM%3Axy0023" rel="nofollow">Treaty of Rome (EEC) — EUR-Lux</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/tradeindustry/importexport/overview/europe/" rel="nofollow">Into Europe — Parliament.</a>uk</p> <p><a href="https://www.parliament.uk/about/living-heritage/transformingsociety/tradeindustry/importexport/overview/europe/" rel="nofollow">Into Europe — Parliament.</a>uk</p>
<p><a href="https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=LEGISSUM%3Axy0026" rel="nofollow">Treaty of Maastricht on European Union — EUR-Lux</a></p> <p><a href="https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=LEGISSUM%3Axy0026" rel="nofollow">Treaty of Maastricht on European Union — EUR-Lux</a></p>
<p><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/6/newsid_2499000/2499297.stm" rel="nofollow"> 1975: UK embraces Europe in referendum – BBC (on this day)</a></p> <p><a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/6/newsid_2499000/2499297.stm" rel="nofollow"> 1975: UK embraces Europe in referendum – BBC (on this day)</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/century/1960-1969/Story/0,,105535,00.html">Britain will ask to join EEC — The Guardian (1961)</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/century/1960-1969/Story/0,,105535,00.html">Britain will ask to join EEC — The Guardian (1961)</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46586673" rel="nofollow">Theresa May sets January date for MPs’ Brexit vote — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46586673" rel="nofollow">Theresa May sets January date for MPs’ Brexit vote — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/theresa-may-confidence-vote-prime-minister-survives-ballot-and-will-stay-on-as-tory-leader-a4015606.html" rel="nofollow">Theresa May confidence vote result: Prime Minister survives ballot of Tory MPs on her leadership but more than a third vote against her — The Standard</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.standard.co.uk/news/politics/theresa-may-confidence-vote-prime-minister-survives-ballot-and-will-stay-on-as-tory-leader-a4015606.html" rel="nofollow">Theresa May confidence vote result: Prime Minister survives ballot of Tory MPs on her leadership but more than a third vote against her — The Standard</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.independent.ie/business/brexit/theresa-may-confirms-delay-to-key-brexit-vote-admitting-she-would-lose-amid-deep-concern-over-irish-backstop-37610994.html" rel="nofollow">Theresa May confirms delay to key Brexit vote, admitting she would lose amid ‘deep concern’ over Irish backstop — The Independent</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.independent.ie/business/brexit/theresa-may-confirms-delay-to-key-brexit-vote-admitting-she-would-lose-amid-deep-concern-over-irish-backstop-37610994.html" rel="nofollow">Theresa May confirms delay to key Brexit vote, admitting she would lose amid ‘deep concern’ over Irish backstop — The Independent</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/nov/25/may-brexit-deal-explained-eu-withdrawal-agreement-trade-backstop-citizens-rights" rel="nofollow">Brexit deal explained: backstops, trade and citizens’ rights — The Guardian</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/nov/25/may-brexit-deal-explained-eu-withdrawal-agreement-trade-backstop-citizens-rights" rel="nofollow">Brexit deal explained: backstops, trade and citizens’ rights — The Guardian</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46010550" rel="nofollow">Budget 2018: Austerity finally coming to an end, says Hammond — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46010550" rel="nofollow">Budget 2018: Austerity finally coming to an end, says Hammond — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/budget-2018" rel="nofollow">Budget 2018 — GOV.UK</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/budget-2018" rel="nofollow">Budget 2018 — GOV.UK</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-44737667" rel="nofollow">Boris Johnson quits: Profile of ex-foreign secretary — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-44737667" rel="nofollow">Boris Johnson quits: Profile of ex-foreign secretary — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://twitter.com/DominicRaab/status/1062992019449098241/photo/1?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1062992019449098241&amp;ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.verdict.co.uk%2Freplace-dominic-raab%2F" rel="nofollow">Dominic Raab Tweet, 15th November 2018</a></p> <p><a href="https://twitter.com/DominicRaab/status/1062992019449098241/photo/1?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1062992019449098241&amp;ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.verdict.co.uk%2Freplace-dominic-raab%2F" rel="nofollow">Dominic Raab Tweet, 15th November 2018</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-46241693" rel="nofollow">Stephen Barclay named new Brexit Secretary — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-46241693" rel="nofollow">Stephen Barclay named new Brexit Secretary — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/jun/09/what-is-a-hung-parliament-and-what-happens-now" rel="nofollow">What is a hung parliament and what happens now? — The Guardian</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/jun/09/what-is-a-hung-parliament-and-what-happens-now" rel="nofollow">What is a hung parliament and what happens now? — The Guardian</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.parliament.uk/about/how/elections-and-voting/general/general-election-2017-timetable/" rel="nofollow">General Election 2017 timetable — Parliament.uk</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.parliament.uk/about/how/elections-and-voting/general/general-election-2017-timetable/" rel="nofollow">General Election 2017 timetable — Parliament.uk</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/jun/09/what-is-a-hung-parliament-and-what-happens-now" rel="nofollow">What is a hung parliament and what happens now? — The Guardian</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/jun/09/what-is-a-hung-parliament-and-what-happens-now" rel="nofollow">What is a hung parliament and what happens now? — The Guardian</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/election-2017-40245514" rel="nofollow">Theresa May and the DUP deal: What you need to know — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/election-2017-40245514" rel="nofollow">Theresa May and the DUP deal: What you need to know — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-39143978" rel="nofollow">Brexit: Article 50 has been triggered – what now? — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-39143978" rel="nofollow">Brexit: Article 50 has been triggered – what now? — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-07-12/who-is-theresa-may-britain-pm/7588272" rel="nofollow">Who is Theresa May? Britain’s PM looking to complete UK’s ‘Brexit’ — ABC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-07-12/who-is-theresa-may-britain-pm/7588272" rel="nofollow">Who is Theresa May? Britain’s PM looking to complete UK’s ‘Brexit’ — ABC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.nytimes.com/live/eu-referendum/britain-to-leave-e-u-and-cameron-to/" rel="nofollow">Cameron Says He Plans to Step Down in Response to Vote — New York Times</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.nytimes.com/live/eu-referendum/britain-to-leave-e-u-and-cameron-to/" rel="nofollow">Cameron Says He Plans to Step Down in Response to Vote — New York Times</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-eu-referendum-36619446" rel="nofollow">Brexit: David Cameron’s resignation statement in full — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-eu-referendum-36619446" rel="nofollow">Brexit: David Cameron’s resignation statement in full — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20160815143715/https://www.eureferendum.gov.uk/" rel="nofollow">EU Referendum 23rd June 2016 – webpage</a></p> <p><a href="https://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20160815143715/https://www.eureferendum.gov.uk/" rel="nofollow">EU Referendum 23rd June 2016 – webpage</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/eu-referendum" rel="nofollow">EU referendum (Archived) — GOV.UK</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/eu-referendum" rel="nofollow">EU referendum (Archived) — GOV.UK</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-eu-referendum-final-result-leave-campaign-secures-official-lead-a7099296.html" rel="nofollow">EU referendum results in full: Brexit campaign secures victory by 4 points — The Independent</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-eu-referendum-final-result-leave-campaign-secures-official-lead-a7099296.html" rel="nofollow">EU referendum results in full: Brexit campaign secures victory by 4 points — The Independent</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/pm-commons-statement-on-eu-reform-and-referendum-22-february-2016" rel="nofollow">PM Commons statement on EU reform and referendum: 22 February 2016 — GOV.UK</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/pm-commons-statement-on-eu-reform-and-referendum-22-february-2016" rel="nofollow">PM Commons statement on EU reform and referendum: 22 February 2016 — GOV.UK</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.ukip.org/ukip-manifesto-item.php?cat_id=26" rel="nofollow">UKIP Manifesto, Brexit — UKIP.ORG</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.ukip.org/ukip-manifesto-item.php?cat_id=26" rel="nofollow">UKIP Manifesto, Brexit — UKIP.ORG</a></p>
<p><a href="https://curia.europa.eu/jcms/upload/docs/application/pdf/2018-12/cp180191en.pdf" rel="nofollow">Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 191/18 – The United Kingdom is free to revoke unilaterally the notification of its intention to<br /> <p><a href="https://curia.europa.eu/jcms/upload/docs/application/pdf/2018-12/cp180191en.pdf" rel="nofollow">Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 191/18 – The United Kingdom is free to revoke unilaterally the notification of its intention to<br />
withdraw from the EU — Court of Justice of the European Union (PDF)</a></p> withdraw from the EU — Court of Justice of the European Union (PDF)</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-court-case-ecj-ruling-article-50-theresa-may-deal-uk-european-court-justice-latest-a8675541.html" rel="nofollow">UK can cancel Brexit by unilaterally revoking Article 50, European Court of Justice rules — The Independent</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-court-case-ecj-ruling-article-50-theresa-may-deal-uk-european-court-justice-latest-a8675541.html" rel="nofollow">UK can cancel Brexit by unilaterally revoking Article 50, European Court of Justice rules — The Independent</a></p>
<p><a href="http://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegData/etudes/BRIE/2016/577971/EPRS_BRI(2016)577971_EN.pdf" rel="nofollow">Article 50 TEU: Withdrawal of a Member State from the EU — European Parliament</a> (PDF)</p> <p><a href="http://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegData/etudes/BRIE/2016/577971/EPRS_BRI(2016)577971_EN.pdf" rel="nofollow">Article 50 TEU: Withdrawal of a Member State from the EU — European Parliament</a> (PDF)</p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46777987" rel="nofollow">Brexit: Date for vote on Theresa May’s deal confirmed — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46777987" rel="nofollow">Brexit: Date for vote on Theresa May’s deal confirmed — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://ec.europa.eu/commission/sites/beta-political/files/draft_withdrawal_agreement_0.pdf" rel="nofollow">Draft Agreement on the withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community, as agreed at negotiators’ level on 14 November 2018. — European Commission</a></p> <p><a href="https://ec.europa.eu/commission/sites/beta-political/files/draft_withdrawal_agreement_0.pdf" rel="nofollow">Draft Agreement on the withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community, as agreed at negotiators’ level on 14 November 2018. — European Commission</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/52611/" rel="nofollow">What does the EU’s Brexit offering mean for the negotiations? — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/52611/" rel="nofollow">What does the EU’s Brexit offering mean for the negotiations? — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/53088/" rel="nofollow">Major Theresa May speech adds little detail to Brexit negotiations — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/53088/" rel="nofollow">Major Theresa May speech adds little detail to Brexit negotiations — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/88207/" rel="nofollow">No deal Brexit advice published — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/88207/" rel="nofollow">No deal Brexit advice published — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/85058/" rel="nofollow">Government no-deal Brexit advice published — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/85058/" rel="nofollow">Government no-deal Brexit advice published — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-parliaments-46836739" rel="nofollow">Week ahead in Parliament — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-parliaments-46836739" rel="nofollow">Week ahead in Parliament — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/jan/09/mps-force-theresa-may-to-table-plan-b-if-she-loses-brexit-deal-vote" rel="nofollow"> Theresa May suffers Commons defeat over Brexit plan B — The Guardian</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/jan/09/mps-force-theresa-may-to-table-plan-b-if-she-loses-brexit-deal-vote" rel="nofollow"> Theresa May suffers Commons defeat over Brexit plan B — The Guardian</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/95758/" rel="nofollow">Brexit deal loses Parliamentary vote — WikiTribune</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.wikitribune.com/article/95758/" rel="nofollow">Brexit deal loses Parliamentary vote — WikiTribune</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46885828" rel="nofollow">Brexit: Theresa May’s deal is voted down in historic Commons defeat — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46885828" rel="nofollow">Brexit: Theresa May’s deal is voted down in historic Commons defeat — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2019/01/15/brexit-vote-result-parliament-news-deal-theresa-may-commons/" rel="nofollow">Brexit vote result: Theresa May defeated by record margin of 230 MPs as Jeremy Corbyn tables vote of no confidence – as it happened — The Telegraph</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.telegraph.co.uk/politics/2019/01/15/brexit-vote-result-parliament-news-deal-theresa-may-commons/" rel="nofollow">Brexit vote result: Theresa May defeated by record margin of 230 MPs as Jeremy Corbyn tables vote of no confidence – as it happened — The Telegraph</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46899466">May’s government survives no confidence vote — BBC</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-46899466">May’s government survives no confidence vote — BBC</a></p>
<p><a href="https://www.parliament.uk/business/news/2019/parliamentary-news-2019/this-week-in-the-commons-friday-18-january-2019-/">This week in the Commons: Friday 18 January 2019 &#8212; parliament.uk</a></p>  <p><a href="https://www.parliament.uk/business/news/2019/parliamentary-news-2019/this-week-in-the-commons-friday-18-january-2019-/">This week in the Commons: Friday 18 January 2019 parliament.uk</a></p>

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