Dublin

As Liverpool FC attempt to write another chapter in their storied history in this weekend’s Champions League final, ANTHONY CLAVANE recounts the extraordinarily intimate relationship between Europe and the city itself.

The country’s close-call referendum on abortion will reveal much about a changing nation, says Jason Walsh

Reading the runes is tricky, but it appears that Theresa May could be more courageous than many of us thought, as she seemingly tries to avoid the hardest of Brexits.

STEVE ANGLESEY picks the losers and the losers – because there are no winners – from another week on Planet Brexit

RICHARD LUCK ponders one of the great modern conspiracy theories

Recent celebrations of the Belfast Agreement anniversary glossed over the fact that it is simply not working, and the flaws are intrinsic.

STEVE ANGLESEY names the worst Brexiteers of the week

Ireland has always been the Achilles heel of Brexit because of three words: Good Friday Agreement.

Tony Blair’s latest Brexit intervention takes aim at the government and Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour – read it in full here

MICHAEL WHITE on the transitional deal and the problems that still remain over the Irish border

An anti-Brexit boyband has set off on their first European tour – and already they are wowing the crowds.

The Trade Secretary who travelled all that way for a packet of crisps.

Steve Anglesey names the worst Brexiteers of the week

MICHAEL WHITE on the negotiation countdown, the Norway model and why we can’t just muddle through.

Steve Anglesey names the worst Brexiteers of the week.

The border issue may have been fudged for now, but when it comes to Ireland, much else has become abundantly clear, says DEIRDRE HEENAN.

MICHAEL WHITE tries to look on the bright side of the fallout from May’s Brexit fudge.

London and Dublin have clashed over whether the Brexit agreement intended to trigger trade talks is legally binding or not.

A crunch Brexit meeting is “not a deadline” according to Number 10 as talks over the Irish border continue to stall progress.

The Irish border stalemate has deepened with Liam Fox saying a final decision cannot be made until a trade deal is struck.

Dublin has intensified the pressure on Number 10 declaring Brexit will not progress until an agreement about the border is struck.

It was almost 35 years ago yet I still can’t believe my dad let me do it. I can’t have been much more than 14 years old.

Our culture correspondent on an author reaping the rewards of authentic language, gripping life stories and taking inspiration from a murderous poodle.

The European Union’s starry logo glistens in the sun on a plaque by a roundabout just outside Longford, a market town about 80 miles from Dublin in the Irish Midlands.

Old bigotries dissolve, but they are quickly replaced by new ones if the vacuum is only filled by economic failure and inequality, by uncertainty compounded by weak leadership.

Even without the complications of Brexit, Britain’s economy is in serious peril. But with attention elsewhere, is anyone in power actually listening?

Did you spot the Canadian angle on the British government’s latest Cunning Plan, the one intended to make good Theresa May’s pledge to leave the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice on Brexit Day without doing serious “no deal” harm to the economy?

The New European has finally decided to publish one of persistent Brexiteer Robert Miller’s letters. But was it worth the wait?

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ANTI-BREXIT EVENTS

Grassroots anti-Brexit campaigners are increasing the pressure on politicians ahead of a series of important votes this year. Here is a list of the events organised across Britain in the coming weeks and months.

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