The EU/UK Trade Deal – A First Look

A UK DEMOCRATIC DEFICIT The Government’s Summary document of the UK-EU Trade and Co-operation Agreement (Summary) provides slim pickings for anyone looking for legal detail. This is largely because, as a package for the economy and our region, it won’t bear scrutiny and the Government has again resorted to presentation above substance. Whatever happens inContinue reading “The EU/UK Trade Deal – A First Look”

Judge the Government by its Actions (and Friends) not its Promises

Over recent days the Conservative government has proposed to make the former editor of the Daily Mail, Paul Dacre, the next chairman of the media regulator OfCom and Charles Moore, a Brexiteer critic of the BBC and his opposite number at the Telegraph, the next chairman of the BBC. Priti Patel, having given up onContinue reading “Judge the Government by its Actions (and Friends) not its Promises”