Explainers

13 Oct 2017
What happens to powers being ‘repatriated’ from the EU after Brexit?
06 Oct 2017
There is a lot of talk about a Brexit transition but much less clarity about what it means.
Emmanuel Macron, French President
29 Sep 2017
What the EU member state elections mean for the Brexit negotiations.
26 Sep 2017
What is Freedom of Information and why is it important?
Theresa May in Florence
22 Sep 2017
In a speech in Florence on 22 September, Theresa May set out her vision for the UK's future in Europe. We explore what the Prime Minister's speech means for progress in the Brexit negotiations.
15 Sep 2017
Financing is distinct from funding, and there are two broad ways to this applies to infrastructure.
Microscope
07 Sep 2017
How does the EU fund scientific research in the UK?
Euros
05 Sep 2017
Brexit negotiations will involve three separate but inter-related deals: a ‘divorce’ settlement, a transitional arrangement, and a deal on the UK-EU’s long-term relationship.
Infrastructure work in London
25 Aug 2017
How is infrastructure funded in the UK?
Brexit and data
24 Aug 2017
Data adequacy is a status granted by the European Commission to non-EEA countries who provide a level of personal data protection that is “essentially equivalent” to that provided in European law.

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