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#Brexit Explained

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Brexit is coming: Here's what will change after 31 December 2020
# Customs
# Customs

Brexit is coming: Here's what will change after 31 December 2020

Oct 24th 2020, 9:00 PM 145,245 Views 103 Comments

British driving licences made invalid, a customs-check comeback, and what to do with the UK landbridge.

Cast-iron and vital, or an anti-democratic bureaucracy: what is the Irish backstop?
# Brexit Explained
# Brexit Explained

Cast-iron and vital, or an anti-democratic bureaucracy: what is the Irish backstop?

Aug 2nd 2019, 12:05 AM 25,808 Views 36 Comments

Should it be for a limited period of time or not? Should it apply to the UK as a whole, or just Northern Ireland?

Rate the options: How would you vote on the Brexit plans before MPs tonight?
# Rate The Motions
# Rate The Motions

Rate the options: How would you vote on the Brexit plans before MPs tonight?

Apr 1st 2019, 8:01 PM 13,455 Views 18 Comments

What would you do if you had a seat?

Indicative votes result: MPs vote against all 8 Brexit options, including a no-deal
# Dismay
# Dismay

Indicative votes result: MPs vote against all 8 Brexit options, including a no-deal

Updated Mar 27th 2019, 9:45 PM 55,544 Views 64 Comments

None of the votes are binding, however.

Have your say: How would you vote on the Brexit plans in the House of Commons tonight?
# Rate The Votes
# Rate The Votes

Have your say: How would you vote on the Brexit plans in the House of Commons tonight?

Mar 27th 2019, 6:34 PM 15,219 Views 20 Comments

What would you do if you had a seat?

What will a no-deal Brexit mean for Ireland?
# Brexplainer
# Brexplainer

What will a no-deal Brexit mean for Ireland?

Feb 2nd 2019, 12:05 AM 45,616 Views 54 Comments

This seems as a good time as any to talk about this.

A Brexit bind: Here are the reasons why we haven't had a deal yet
# Stalemate
# Stalemate

A Brexit bind: Here are the reasons why we haven't had a deal yet

Dec 23rd 2018, 8:00 PM 24,933 Views 44 Comments

There’s a Brexit deal on the table, but it looks increasingly unlikely that it will get through the House of Commons.

Everything you need to know about Theresa May's historic Brexit vote this Tuesday
# What To Expect
# What To Expect

Everything you need to know about Theresa May's historic Brexit vote this Tuesday

Dec 8th 2018, 8:00 AM 12,146 Views 22 Comments

The Labour Party’s Chris Bryant said the future relations declaration was “no more deliverable than a letter to Santa Claus”.

Ten days out from the UK Brexit vote: What number do they need to reach?
# House Of Commons
# House Of Commons

Ten days out from the UK Brexit vote: What number do they need to reach?

Dec 2nd 2018, 9:00 PM 23,337 Views 23 Comments

There are over 600 MPs – and Theresa May’s Tory’s barely have a majority with the support of the DUP.

What exactly is the Irish backstop, which could derail a final Brexit deal?
# Brexit Explained
# Brexit Explained

What exactly is the Irish backstop, which could derail a final Brexit deal?

Oct 23rd 2018, 6:00 AM 36,737 Views 37 Comments

Should it be for a limited period of time or not? Would it apply to the UK as a whole, or just Northern Ireland?

TheJournal.ie's Brexit Road Trip: We travelled the length of Northern Ireland's border
# Hard Border
# Hard Border

TheJournal.ie's Brexit Road Trip: We travelled the length of Northern Ireland's border

Sep 30th 2018, 7:00 PM 17,386 Views 11 Comments

We spoke to people from all walks of life to see how Brexit could affect Northern Ireland.

Old wounds, new problems: A drive along the Irish border before Brexit
# Brexit Explained
# Brexit Explained

Old wounds, new problems: A drive along the Irish border before Brexit

Sep 30th 2018, 12:05 AM 46,780 Views 60 Comments

Before Brexit negotiations come to an end, TheJournal.ie asked communities along the border what they thought would happen.

Here's all you need to know about Brexit, and why it's important
# Brexit Explained
# Brexit Explained

Here's all you need to know about Brexit, and why it's important

Sep 2nd 2018, 10:00 PM 33,947 Views 49 Comments

Forget the summits, political statements, and promises – here’s what we actually know about Brexit.

Brexit: Why Britain voted to leave the EU
# Brexit Explained
# Brexit Explained

Brexit: Why Britain voted to leave the EU

Jun 24th 2016, 3:22 PM 45,426 Views 148 Comments

If you’re struggling to understand how Brexit happened, here’s what the Leave side promised voters.