Category: General Info

Brexit: What did you agree with the UK today?

What has been agreed between the UK and the EU (“the latest deal”) from an EU Perspective, Questions and Answers and other EU links. (17 October 2019) https://ec.europa.eu/commission/presscorner/detail/en/QANDA_19_6122 What have you agreed on? In light of the United Kingdom’s decision to withdraw from the European Union, the European Commission has today reached an agreement at […]

Playing with the Numbers (again)

I’ve noticed various claims about how many people voted to remain in or to leave the EU – which can be interpreted depending on your point of view. Here’s a typical example, this one from the Scotsman newspaper https://www.scotsman.com/news/politics/brexit-can-a-scottish-court-order-boris-johnson-to-be-imprisoned-1-5015689 The picture (where the banner looks as if it was photo-shopped in) shows the claim: 73% […]