Tag: Tim Barrow

Letter sent from the UK to the EU

Following the debate and vote in the House of Commons on 19 October, it was necessary for the Prime Minister to send a letter, dictated by Parliament in the recent “Surrender Act” (European Union (Withdrawal) (No.2) Act 2019) fast-tracked through Parliament, to the EU requesting an extension, under Article 50, until 31 January 2020. There […]

UK Formal Letter accepting the Article 50 Extension (11 April 2019)

The UK formally accepts the extension to the Article 50 period following the EU Council meeting held on April 10 2019 in a letter from the UK’s Permanent Representative to the EU to the President of the European Council concerning Article 50 extension. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/confirmation-of-uk-government-agreement-to-extend-article-50 11 April 2019 His Excellency Donald Tusk President of the European […]

UK response to Council statement on territorial scope

Letters from the UK’s Permanent Representative to the EU to the Secretary General of the Council and the Secretary General of the Commission on UK sovereignty over Gibraltar. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-response-to-council-minutes-statement-on-territorial-scope The UK’s Permanent Representative to the EU has sent letters to the Secretary General of the Council and the Secretary General of the Commission to recall […]