Tag Archive: Brexit

Mar 08 2017

EU Citizens in UK and Guarantees for Future after Brexit

Should the UK Guarantee EU Citizen rights to stay in UK even though the EU can’t do so yet.

Sir Edward Leigh said: “It seems to me we might as well acknowledge this fact now whilst reserving the right – if in the extremely unlikely possibility of our EU partners deporting any UK citizens – which they won’t for the same practical reasons – we can change our minds, but let’s at least reassure these people now.”

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Feb 25 2017

Juncker says UK decision to leave the EU is a Tragedy

U.K.’s decision to leave the EU is a tragedy.
EU had 30 percent of the world’s GDP a few years ago, it is 23 to 25 percent today, and it will fall below the 20 percent level in a few years.

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Feb 13 2017

Brexit would be reversed if EU referendum was held again

13.5% of previous Leave voters would now vote Remain.
9.3% of previous Remain voters would now vote Leave.

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Feb 03 2017

Brexit: What Happens to Europeans Living in UK after Brexit

What Happens to Europeans Living in UK after Brexit? Will Europeans be kicked out of UK once the UK leaves the EU? That is to be decided by Europe. If the EU agrees to allow the British in Europe to stay there, then the UK appears to be happy to reciprocate. However, the EU has …

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Jan 22 2017

Export Trade Between UK and EU

Top UK Trade Partners in 2015.

14.50% United States
10.10% Germany (EU)
7.00% Switzerland
5.90% China

Jan 16 2017

Brexit Vote: The Reasons

Why did the British People Vote Leave or Remain in the Brexit Referendum?

Top 3 Brexit LEAVE Reasons
49% “the principle that decisions about the UK should be taken in the UK”…..
Top 3 Brexit REMAIN Reasons
43% “the risks of voting to leave the EU looked too great when it came to things like the economy, jobs and prices”…..

Dec 30 2016

Brexit Referendum: Voters Regret, December 2016

2% of Remain voters (16 people) were apparently glad the vote did not go their way, saying Brexit was in fact the best part of 2016.
4% of Leave voters (34 people) said they thought Brexit was the worst thing to have happened this year.

Dec 27 2016

The Queen said ‘she backed Brexit’

Unnamed sources and the Queen’s opinion on Brexit.
It was found that The Sun had in fact failed to take care not to publish inaccurate, misleading or distorted information in breach of Clause 1 (i).
The BBC had chosen NOT to publish this unnamed, and possibly inaccurate, story.

Dec 02 2016

The British Pound After Brexit

The value of the British Pound (GBP) After Brexit.
Holidays to Mexico seem like a great opportunity at the moment, for those looking for overseas travel. Only an extra 1.75% increase in costs due to the FX rate.
Holidays to Australia don’t look as good as they were, with a 14.37% increase in costs due to the FX rate.

Nov 27 2016

UK household wealth declines by $1.5 Trillion after Brexit Vote.

Wealth per British adult has dropped by $33,000 to $289,000 since the end of June 2016
Or has it?
We have seen the Headlines…
But, is it correct from the point of view of an average Brit?

Aug 09 2016

Brexit: Do ‘Foreigners’ only do the work that the British don’t want to do?

Do ‘Foreigners’ only do the work that the British don’t want to do?
An attack on Leave voters, saying they are stupid, had a Remain supporter saying that foreigners ‘do not take our jobs, they do the ones the British do not want to do’.
My thoughts on this are…

Jul 09 2016

Theresa May threatening to deport Europeans from UK

Is Theresa May really threatening to deport Europeans? That headline has had a lot of people talking, and saying how bad Theresa May is for this. But, what is the REAL story? It appears actually quite simple… She wants to Guarantee that everyone, British and European can stay where they wish. But, if Europe deports …

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Jul 04 2016

United States of Europe

Is the United States of Europe actually Real? In September 2015 Germany, France, Italy and Luxembourg signed a document calling for the creation of a “general union of states”, effectively the “United States of Europe”. This was reported at www.express.co.uk in April 2015. Chris Grayling, leader of the Commons, said: “We have to decide whether we …

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Jul 03 2016

British Trading with EU Partners

Imports and Exports between the UK and European Union EU Imports and Exports in April 2016 EU Imports for April 2016 were £19.1 billion. EU Exports for April 2016 were £12.0 billion. with imports exceeding exports by £7.1 billion to EU partners. ALL Imports and Exports in April 2016 Total Imports (EU and Non-EU) were …

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Jul 02 2016

Brexit: 50.79 per cent Remain 49.21 per cent Leave

Voting by Age Group in the EU Referendum This is a look at how the different age groups voted and what the result would have been if EVERYONE had voted. It does appear that a better turnout from the younger generation would have given a Remain victory. It also shows, that there would have been …

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Jul 02 2016

Immigrants Who Voted to Leave Europe

About 30% of Asian or Black or Muslim voters voted to Leave Europe A BBC article quotes the following: 67% of those describing themselves as Asian voted to remain 73% of those describing themselves as black voted to remain This appears to say the following: 33% of those describing themselves as Asian voted to LEAVE. 27% …

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Jul 02 2016

Brexit: Voting Reasons

The Main Reasons for the Remain or Leave Votes. In a ComRes poll after the Vote: Main Reason for their vote: Leave Voters main Reason for their vote: 53% Ability of Britain to make its own laws. (Compared to just 2% of Remain Voters) 34% Immigration 3% NHS Remain Voters main Reason for their vote: …

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Jul 02 2016

Leave Voters were Idiots

Remain campaign treated Leave Voters like idiots How many people voted Leave based on the way the Remain side treated the general Leave swaying side? I know some that did, even though they were unsure. But they were pushed over to Leave by the Remain tactics. Voters considering backing leaving the EU were treated like …

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Jun 30 2016

FREXIT: French Exit from European Union

A Possible Exit from the EU from France? Marine Le Pen, the head of France’s National Front, has said that she would hold a referendum on the country’s membership in the E.U. within six months of attaining power. The French Party ‘Front National‘ gained the highest number of votes in the December 2015 French Elections, …

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Jun 30 2016

The British have violated the rules. It is not the EU philosophy that the crowd can decide its fate

Is the Martin Schulz quote correct?
Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament since 2012, has been quoted as saying: “The British have violated the rules. It is not the EU philosophy that the crowd can decide its fate”.

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