On Monday, 20 November, the British in Europe steering team wrote to every MEP. Ahead of the EUCO summit on 14-15 December and its debate on the progress made in the Brexit negotiations between the UK and the EU27 states, we asked them to familiarise themselves with our concerns. Continue reading Letter to MEPs
It’s been a busy few weeks at British in Europe. Read all about it in our latest newsletter.
Following Jane Golding’s oral evidence to the House of Lords EU committee, follow-up evidence on the effect of No Deal has been submitted to the inquiry.
There is a serious risk of a political stitch-up in December, where progress falling well short of protecting our rights is certified by the EU to be “sufficient”, just so that the sides can move on to discussing trade. If that happens and Citizens Rights are discussed in parallel with trade and other matters, we will be bargaining chips in the full sense of that term. So it is vital to avoid that, and for the same reasons any agreement which is made now must be ring-fenced to prevent it being revisited as part of the trade negotiations. Continue reading Review of Negotiations to date
Read the first of the British in Europe newsletters. We hope to produce these at least once a month or more if progress requires.
We are in the process of setting up a mailing list and will share how to join as soon as it is ready. Continue reading BiE Newsletter: 16 Oct 17
Joint response to round 4 of the Brexit negotiations by British in Europe and the3million.
Continue reading Response to Round 4 negotiations
Response of British in Europe and the3million to the third round of negotiations.
Published on 6 September 2017
Executive Summary Continue reading Response to 3rd Round
On 22 August 2017 we published an Addendum to our main response to round 2, focusing particularly in our serious concerns on the EU position on freedom of movement for UK citizens in the EU, including the potential impact of this on cross-border working. Continue reading Addendum to 2nd Round Response