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

Divisions laid bare as Liam Fox reveals there is no cabinet-wide agreement on what a transitional implementation period should look like. Anushka Asthana Political editor. Sun 30 Jul 2017 18.46 EDT First published on Sun 30 Jul 2017 15.56 EDT. Share on ...and more »

Cabinet united on avoiding Brexit 'cliff edge' departure, says Hunt - The Guardian

Health secretary backs gradualist approach favoured by Hammond amid reports of ministerial divisions over transitional deal. Peter Walker and Anushka Asthana. Mon 31 Jul 2017 03.14 EDT Last modified on Wed 14 Feb 2018 10.35 EST. Share on ...and more »

While May's away: Hammond leads cabinet reshuffle on Brexit policy - The Guardian

Theresa May was buying sunglasses in Italy, Boris Johnson was making jokes about boomerangs in Australia and Liam Fox was fending off questions about chlorinated chicken in Washington. With MPs of all stripes jetting off for holidays and foreign trips ...and more »

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

Downing Street spokesman makes announcement at odds with what chancellor is thought to have told business leaders about post-2019 arrangements. Jessica Elgot Political reporter. @jessicaelgot. Mon 31 Jul 2017 08.50 EDT First published on Mon 31 Jul ...and more »

No 10 says free movement ends when UK leaves EU - BBC News

Suggestions that freedom of movement will continue after the UK leaves the EU are wrong, Downing Street has said. On Friday, Chancellor Philip Hammond warned full controls could take "some time", prompting speculation free movement may continue in all ...and more »

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 »

Turning Brexit Britain into a tax haven would make us all richer. Why can't Philip Hammond see that? - Telegraph.co.uk

In January, Philip Hammond, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, floated the idea of radically changing Britain's economic model, potentially by slashing the corporate tax rate following Brexit. This would make the UK an attractive place to base a business ...and more »

A Brexit summer reading guide - EUROPP - European Politics and Policy (blog)

Have you been struggling to keep up with all the new books on Brexit? Were you secretly planning to spend your summer holiday catching up on some of them? OK – perhaps not. But if you were, Tim Oliver is here to help with a guide on what to take away ...and more »

Brexit set to raise UK banks' costs 4% and capital needs 30% - Financial Times

Brexit will push up costs for banks by as much as 4 per cent and their capital requirements will rise by up to 30 per cent, according to the most detailed assessment yet of what Britain's departure from the EU means for the sector. The findings by ...and more »

May's spokesman says free movement with EU will end in March 2019 - RTE.ie

Free movement of people between Britain and the European Union will end in March 2019 when Britain leaves the bloc, Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman said. Last week Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond said there should be no ...and more »