The final phase of choosing a Conservative party leader is in process and will be decided by the Conservative party members. In two weeks’ time, we will know if Jeremy Hunt or Boris Johnson is to be the next Prime Minister. The impending problem which the new Prime Minister will have to face will be … Continue reading Two candidates, one problem: No-Deal Brexit
After the exhausting negotiations that Theresa May has supposedly been carrying out throughout the entire past year, including recent failed attempts with Jeremy Corbyn to reach a national agreement, we are back where we started… back to square one. The dilemma remains to be the same one that initiated the negotiations: ‘deal or no deal’. … Continue reading Back to Square One
The 31st of October used to mark the end of the Celtic year according to the Gaelic Festival of Samhain where the celebrations of Halloween have its roots. On the other hand, the celebration of All Saints, on the first of November, was added to the Christian Calendar to honour the dead. Coincidentally this year … Continue reading All Hallows Brexit
Four days past the deadline and the country is still in turmoil over Brexit. Parliament might have taken control from the Government but the mood still is not any less uncertain. Theresa May was not third time lucky after all! Her revised withdrawal agreement was rejected in Westminster once more by a significant majority. Now … Continue reading Shall we toss a coin for Brexit?
A week until Brexit’s deadline and there is no answer, no plan, we don´t even know if the UK is leaving or staying (at least for a while!). Whether you are a remainer or a brexiteer you will agree with me that the situation is a bit of a mess! Two years and nine months … Continue reading Brexit in Deadlock
Paraphrasing Bob Dylan, how many roads, how many seas, how manysleeps, how many times or how many years is it going to take beforethe UK is allowed to be free from Brexit’s Turmoil? With his song, Bob Dylan meant to show how life is constantly testing us with new challenges but nonetheless, we need to … Continue reading Is the answer to Brexit Blowing in the Wind?
(Audio version of this post) In 2016 just after the Referendum, in a tweet to Prime Minister Cameron, the President of the European Council Donald Tusk echoed Hamlet’s famous soliloquy by saying ‘to be or not to be together, that is the question’. Last year German European Minister Michael Roth wrote on Twitter that Brexit … Continue reading Brexit: Shakespearian Comedy or Tragedy?
It’s that time of year, after the January blues, when everybody is thinking about planning their Holidays. However, this year is Brexit year and the word uncertainty is written everywhere. So, if you are going to book a flight abroad you better buckle your belt tightly. There are already many questions with no answers and … Continue reading Brexit: No-return flight
(Audio version of this post) Two years ago the British People voiced their wish to come out of the European Union. However, a voice living among the British was not heard. Eight weeks until Article 50 comes into action and the United Kingdom will be officially out of the European Union. After nearly two years … Continue reading What about us? Prime Minister