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EU citizens will now lose free access to the UK in 2019 - Quartz

Citizens of the European Union (EU) have the right to live, work, and study across the bloc. But that right—known as freedom of movement—will come to an end in the UK in two years time. The British government confirmed today (July 31) that freedom of ...and more »

The Good News on Brexit They're Not Telling You - New York Times

LONDON — On July 24, trade talks began between Britain and America. All right, they weren't formally called trade talks: As long as Britain is still in the European Union, it is supposed to contract out all its commercial decisions to Brussels ...and more »

Tensions flare in cabinet over post-Brexit free movement - The Guardian

Amber Rudd is among those likely to push the prime minister to accept that while free movement will officially end– there should be no immediate move to reduce immigration. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA. Senior Conservative MPs are urging members of ...and more »

No 10 contradicts Hammond over 'off the shelf' Brexit transition deal - The Guardian

Philip Hammond is thought to feel there is not enough time for the UK to negotiate a bespoke transitional deal. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images. Downing Street has said that the UK will not seek an “off-the-shelf” model for a post ...and more »

Liam Fox denies cabinet has agreed immigration stance in Brexit transition - The Times

The international trade secretary, Liam Fox, has caused a fresh cabinet rift over immigration by insisting that the continuation of free movement after 2019 would “not keep faith” with the referendum result. In an interview with The Sunday Times, Fox ...and more »

Brexit: PM's office says freedom of movement to end in March 2019 - Deutsche Welle

Downing Street has said that free movement of people to Britain from the EU will end in March 2019 after Brexit. The remarks come after ministers gave conflicting views on how Britain's divorce from the EU should look. Belgien Brüssel EU-Gipfel ...and more »

Amid Brexit squabbling, PM May's spokesman says EU free movement to end in 2019 - Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - The automatic right of European Union citizens to live and work in Britain will end in March 2019 with Brexit, Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman said on Monday, after her ministers publicly differed over the shape of the divorce ...and more »

Letters: Philip Hammond cannot be allowed to redefine the terms of Brexit - Telegraph.co.uk

SIR – In Theresa May and Boris Johnson's absence, Philip Hammond seems to have gained control of the Cabinet and is trying to subvert the will of the people. He has shown a lack of competence in his job as Chancellor and is now taking Brexit in the ...and more »

Remainers in the Cabinet take advantage of PM's holiday absence - Sky News

A hard Brexit is being challenged this summer and Remainers in the Cabinet are enjoying a renaissance, writes Beth Rigby. 08:35, UK, Wednesday 02 August 2017. Theresa May and her husband Philip on holiday near Lake Garda in northern Italy. Image ...and more »

Cabinet 'in a state of civil war' over Brexit, warns Vince Cable - Sky News

The Chancellor suggested full post-Brexit migration controls may take time but Liam Fox said there was no Cabinet consensus. 16:40, UK, Sunday 30 July 2017. Philip Hammond and Liam Fox. Image: Poles apart on Brexit? Chancellor Philip Hammond (L) and ...and more »