Ken Clarke

David Cameron is said to be too frightened about provoking Brextremists to back a People’s Vote... and will there be a knighthood for ousted Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre in New Year’s Honours?

STEVE ANGLESEY crowns another Brexiteer of the Week.

Sir John Major has attacked Jacob Rees-Mogg’s European Research Group – claiming they are worse than the bullies in his party under his premiership.

Dithering former Brexit secretary David Davis has claimed that the “benefits” that Brexiteers were hoping for when the UK leaves the EU are starting to “vanish”.

Staunch Europhile Ken Clarke outlined some simple maths to the prime minister to highlight the fact Remainers make up the majority of the Commons.

MICHAEL WHITE sees a glummer holiday ahead amid fears we may end up worse off than in the seventies.

Theresa May has bowed to pressure from Tory Brexiteers after accepting crucial changes to her Chequers Brexit plan.

MICHAEL WHITE on May’s supposed ‘Brexit Dividend’ - and an alternative plan to revive and sustain the NHS

Free from the pressures that are silencing other MPs, the Conservative Party’s great europhile tells TIM WALKER about his meeting with Theresa May and why this is no time for despair.

After Syria and Salisbury, it is back to chaotic normal for the Prime Minister

“Deal or no deal? It appears that Theresa May’s big idea is not to have one”: writes Michael White.

Why didn’t the BBC report the House of Lords’ victory over the Customs Union on their morning news, asks David Perrin.

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

TIM WALKER talks to Labour MP David Lammy about what he expects to happen later this year, when the full force of Brexit hits the UK.

He offers no insight, no expertise and no reasonable debate – and yet here was Nigel Farage for the 32nd time on Question Time.

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

Editor-at-Large Alastair Campbell on the PM and Britain’s position as Z-listers at the world’s most obnoxious party.

Michael White looks at the flip-flopping Nigel Farage as the noose tightens on leave options.

Nearly 50 Labour MPs backed calls for the UK to stay in the single market and customs union after Brexit last night.

Former Fleet Street editor Peter Preston has died, aged 79. MICHAEL WHITE pays tribute to an ex-colleague and pro-European ‘ultra’

I love it when Boris Johnson talks dirty in order to get some attention.

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

David Davis sent his junior minister Robin Walker to answer Labour’s Urgent Question over the Brexit impact papers this lunchtime.

Here is a flavour of some of the recent letters we’ve received in The New European’s mailbag. Send your letters for publication to letters@theneweuropean.co.uk

Sir Vince Cable is to set out his bid to scupper Brexit by declaring “I am a proud saboteur”.

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?

Plot gossip: Leaky lips in the Tory party and a look at the world beyond Brexit sniping

The Brexit vote has divided us in a new way between the Optimists and the Pessimists. Just to complicate things, both tendencies exist in both Remain and Leave.

The year of Brexit AKA The year you’ll want to forget

Suddenly he is everyone’s favourite Uncle Jeremy - a man on the threshhold of power. Next time he may be unlucky enough to win

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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