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Brexit A-Z | Letter Q

Brexit A-Z | Letter Q

  Queen’s Speech It is customary following a UK general election for the Sovereign to present in the House of Lords at the State Opening of Parliament. On 21 June 2017, following the snap election on 8 June 2017, Queen Elizabeth II gave a speech declaring the priorities of the […]

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Brexit A-Z | Letter P

Brexit A-Z | Letter P

Phone A Friend ‘Phone A Friend’ was an awareness raising campaign run by European Movement Ireland to encourage people to register to vote, and to vote, in the UK’s EU referendum. The campaign was aimed at two distinct groups: Irish-born people living in the UK and British citizens living in […]

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Brexit A-Z | Letter O

Brexit A-Z | Letter O

Opinion Polls In the lead up to the UK’s referendum on its membership of the EU, polls were conducted across the UK with a view to predicting the result of the vote. According to a post-referendum analysis by UK polling agency YouGov, while several pollsters were predicting a vote to […]

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Brexit A-Z | Letter N

Brexit A-Z | Letter N

No Deal The term ‘no deal’ refers to a potential situation in which the UK leaves the EU without a withdrawal agreement in place. There are conflicting views as to what this would mean in practice, but the UK’s Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, David Davis, has […]

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