Sturgeon humiliated as Scotland’s Brexit plea rejected

Sturgeon humiliated as Scotland’s Brexit plea rejected

Nicola Sturgeon’s plea to postpone Brexit negotiations during the coronavirus pandemic has been rejected by the UK Government. The Scottish Government had written to a member of Boris Johnson’s top Brexit team to urge the UK to pause Brexit negotiations. Mike Russell, Scotland’s Constitution Secretary, wrote to cabinet secretary Michael Gove requesting a halt to … Read more

UK Prime Minister refuses to bow to pressure to extend Brexit transition period

Prime Minister Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson has refused to bow to pressure to extend the transition period before completely ending EU jurisdiction in Britain. A senior source in Downing Street has insisted that there is “no movement” on the date the transition period ends which was set in law with the Withdrawal Agreement Bill. While Britain left the EU … Read more