Brexit

A round up of Brexit coverage

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Getting Brexit done: the end of the beginning

The real Brexit work may be only just starting. And as Janet Sillett writes there is a great deal at stake for local government.

England & Wales, Scotland Blog Post Blog
Members

Brexit Update – January 2020

This briefing updates members on the Brexit timeline over the next few months, legislation going through parliament and some key issues for UK local government and the devolved administrations.

England & Wales, Scotland Briefing

Brexit Lead Officer Network

LGiU is convening a network for those officers tasked with coordinating their councils’ Brexit planning and response.

England & Wales, Scotland Workstream

FREE Seminar: Personal Safety for Councillors

This is an essential programme for Councillors who are mindful of their personal safety, particularly at the moment when many Members are canvassing during Purdah.

England & Wales Event
Members & Followers

The Brexit saga – reflections on a historical analogy

As the October 2019 Brexit deadline looms (subject to any possible extension), with anticipation of an orderly exit ebbing and flowing, this long read offers some reflections on the story so far from an Irish perspective.

Ireland Publication
Members

Queen’s speech 2019 – Key announcements for local government

Today the Queen opened a new Parliamentary session with her speech outlining the Prime Minister’s legislative agenda. As expected, it was largely dominated by plans for the UK’s departure from the EU but there were aspects of the Government’s new domestic plans with implications for local government.

England & Wales, Scotland Briefing