Another brilliant thread by Steve Analyst on explaining Michel Barnier’s Brexit slide to the Number 10 Press Team. Spoiler: Number 10 probably do understand the slides and are just pandering to their base by trying to paint the EU as the villains to cement support for the Government. []

Professor Chris Grey’s latest Brexit analysis on how this would mean being truthful, realistic, strategic, competent, inclusive and above all accepting that they have won. Spoiler: there is no sign of this happening. []

From her Brussels visit this week, Kirsty Hughes identifies the core mantra in the EU27: Deal to be done is ‘level-playing field for free trade agreement’. No tariffs/quotas is a big offer and not given for nothing back. Governance is key. []