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Analysis

Weakened Merkel bad news for Brexiters

by Quentin Peel | 25.09.2017

It won’t just take months to negotiate complex three-party coalition. New government will be just as opposed to cherry picking as last.

Comment

Tories still at war over transition

by Hugo Dixon | 25.09.2017

Ministers aren’t just split over endgame. They can’t agree on length of transition. When this is fixed, expect more conniptions in Cabinet.

Analysis

8 more u-turns from flip-flop queen

by Hugo Dixon | 23.09.2017

May made string of climb-downs in her Florence speech. It’s good she’s bowing to reality but in process she’s destroying case for Brexit.

Expert View

May’s speech: another curate’s egg

by David Hannay | 23.09.2017

There were welcome concessions to reality, but nothing on the desired end-state. Davis will have to supply more detail to get talks moving.

Comment

Endgame could tear Tory party apart

by Hugo Dixon | 19.09.2017

Boris Johnson’s biggest beef is over final Brexit deal, not transition. If May veers towards “Swiss-style” deal, Telegraph says he’ll quit.