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EU Trade Negotiations and Scottish Independence; what is next for the UK?

UNIVERSITY NEWS LAST UPDATED : 06 FEBRUARY 2020

Centre for Brexit Studies Researcher David Hearne has shared his expertise and views on what has changed since the UK formally left the EU, and what we can expect to happen in the next few months.

In a video shared this week, the expert discusses Boris Johnson’s trade negotiations. The Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has said that there is no need for the UK to follow EU rules. Could this be a sign of what is to come throughout negotiations over the next 11 months?

David also discusses the support for a second Scottish referendum increasing, and if this all down to Brexit and the idea that Scotland could re-join the EU if they were to leave the UK.

Could Wales and Northern Ireland soon follow Scotland? Are we be looking at the breakup of the UK in the future? The expert discusses.

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