Tags » Philip Hammond

Diary Day 496: welcome to Saxnot.

My #Remainer’s Diary Day 496: howls of fury from the rabid extremists at reports that Philip Hammond, chancellor of the exchequer, told a meeting in Davos: “Instead of doing what we’re normally doing in the trade negotiations – taking two divergent economies with low levels of trade and trying to bring them closer together to enhance that trade, we are taking two completely interconnected and aligned economies with high levels of trade between them, and selectively moving them, hopefully very modestly, apart.” 382 more words

Brexit

PM and ministers to set out ‘road to Brexit’

Image copyright PA Image caption The PM has been under pressure from Brussels and her party to set out her vision for Britain after Brexit Theresa May will deliver a major speech within the next three weeks outlining the future relationship Britain wants to have with the EU. 11 more words

PM and ministers to set out ‘road to Brexit’

Image copyright PA Image caption The PM has been under pressure from Brussels and her party to set out her vision for Britain after Brexit Theresa May will deliver a major speech within the next three weeks outlining the future relationship Britain wants to have with the EU. 11 more words

News

Roadworks ahead

‘The road to Brexit’ might sound like a nightmarish Hollywood version of Britain’s departure from the EU, but that is apparently what we have to look forward to over the next few weeks. 74 more words

Brexit

FAKE NEWS: Hillary's shock memo intervention, Justin Trudeau goes mad in public, and UK Treasury's Zen tax strategy revealed.

 It may be fake news today, but try to be patient: as ever, The Slog brings you tomorrow’s Real News now, as yesterday’s surreal news comes true today, and today’s fake news is made flesh tomorrow. 782 more words

Donald Trump

Theresa May told: Don't let Philip Hammond ruin Brexit -- "Treasury is ­trying to undermine both her and ­government policy.”

The Telegraph

Chancellor Philip Hammond has been accused of undermining Theresa May in Brexit negotiations

By Edward Malnick

3 FEBRUARY 2018 • 9:30PM

Theresa May must invoke the ­example of Margaret Thatcher to defy Philip Hammond in order to seek a “clean Brexit” and end the current “uncertainty”, a senior Tory has warned. 609 more words

Brexit: Treasury are 'fiddling figures' says Jacob Rees-Mogg -- Accuses Treasury of rigging Brexit forecasts for a second time

Leading Tory Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg has accused the Treasury of fiddling figures. Credit: PA

Jacob Rees-Mogg has accused the Treasury of “fiddling the figures” in order to keep Britain in the EU customs union. 537 more words