• A moral duty to Gibraltar

    A moral duty to Gibraltar0

    The report of the EU Select Committee in the House of Lords does a good job of summarising the key Brexit challenges facing Gibraltar. The peers on the committee have understood with clarity and independence why Gibraltar voted overwhelmingly to back Remain. They are keenly aware of the potential impact of Brexit not just on

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  • UK has ‘moral duty’ to protect Gibraltar’s interests in Brexit talks, peers say

    UK has ‘moral duty’ to protect Gibraltar’s interests in Brexit talks, peers say0

    Britain has a “moral duty” to ensure that Gibraltar’s voice is heard in the Brexit divorce talks with the EU, a Lords committee has insisted. Peers warned that with 40% of the Rock’s workforce crossing over the border from Spain every day, withdrawal from the single market would have significant economic implications. The fact Gibraltar

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  • Peers vote against Brexit Bill amendment over single market membership

    Peers vote against Brexit Bill amendment over single market membership0

    The British Government has shot down the first challenge in the Lords to its plan to trigger negotiations on leaving the EU at the end of next month. Peers voted by 299 to 136, majority 163, against an amendment to the Brexit Bill demanding the UK retains membership of the European single market. The move

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