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Brexit: British officials drop 'cake and eat it' approach to negotiations - The Guardian

Brexit secretary David Davis. A spokesman for the department said the prime minister's Lancaster House speech remains the government's official strategy. Photograph: Jonathan Brady/PA. British officials have quietly abandoned hope of securing the ...and more »

Poll finds that 60% of Britons want to keep their EU citizenship - The Guardian

Artist Mark Wallinger is warning of the danger Brexit will pose to the arts. Photograph: Oli Scarff/Getty Images. Six out of 10 Britons want to keep their European Union citizenship after Brexit – including the rights to live, work, study and travel in ...and more »

PM's European court stance has 'hamstrung' Brexit negotiations - The Guardian

David Davis: 'Red lines have been set for him that make the job he has to do very difficult.' Photograph: Jonathan Brady/PA. Theresa May's “absolutist” stance on Britain leaving the jurisdiction of the European court of justice has “hamstrung” David ...and more »

May's Brexit plan could hit rights of Britons abroad, campaigners tell EU - The Guardian

The campaign groups say May's offer looks to curtail their rights to pensions and to move around the EU to work. Photograph: Aflo/Rex/Shutterstock. Theresa May's proposal to protect the rights of EU citizens after Brexit is so poor, it will badly ...and more »

Brexit ministry needs more staff, says former Davis deputy - Financial Times

Britain's Brexit ministry is not up to strength and a slew of recent departures has created a “problem”, according to the former Brexit minister David Jones. Mr Jones, 65, a Eurosceptic MP who was David Davis's deputy and charged with shepherding ...and more »

EU leaders take a tough line in the first week of Brexit talks - The Economist

GETTING the right tone in the negotiations over Britain's departure from the European Union is a crucial element for their chances of success. Since the formal Article 50 talks began in Brussels on June 19th between David Davis, the Brexit secretary ...and more »

Parties must work together on Brexit policy for the best possible outcome, says Andrea Leadsom - The Independent

Andrea Leadsom has pleaded for unity on Brexit amid claims that Cabinet ministers want Theresa May to ease up on her “red lines” and with the minority Government already facing pressure in the House of Commons. The Commons Leader said ministers would ...and more »

British business leaders to meet ministers at Chevening House - Financial Times

British business leaders will make the case for greater clarity on EU citizens' rights and a post-Brexit transition deal at a meeting with Brexit secretary David Davis on Friday. Mr Davis is due to host business leaders at Chevening House in Kent as ...and more »

Theresa May's Brexit red lines have left UK 'hamstrung' - Financial Times

Theresa May has left Britain “hamstrung” in Brexit negotiations because of her “absolutist” approach, according to a senior official who was at the heart of exit talks until June's election. James Chapman, who recently quit as chief of staff to Brexit ...and more »

Scientists and artists unite to warn: 'give the young a say in shaping Brexit' - The Guardian

Anti-government protesters attend an event called 'Theresa' May's Leaving Drinks' in London on 30 June. Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images. Leading European figures in culture, science and education, including physics professor and TV presenter Brian ...and more »