Get the facts: Brexit

5 June 2017

Liberal Democrat Manifesto: Brexit

What is the plan for Brexit?

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Liberal Democrat Manifesto: Brexit
2 June 2017

Brexit: is the UK economy growing or slowing?

GDP growth was higher than expected in the second half of 2016. It slowed in the first three months of this year.

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Brexit: is the UK economy growing or slowing?
2 June 2017

Trade with the Commonwealth

Exports to the other 50 or so Commonwealth nations were 9% of the total in 2015.

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Trade with the Commonwealth
1 June 2017

What is hard Brexit?

Hard Brexit. Soft Brexit. There are lots of ways we could leave the European Union. Find out what each type of Brexit actually means.

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What is hard Brexit?
25 May 2017

UKIP Manifesto: EU budget contributions

We've factchecked claims from UKIP's 2017 election manifesto.

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UKIP Manifesto: EU budget contributions
27 April 2017

An introduction to the World Trade Organisation

The World Trade Organisation, or WTO, comes up again and again in the Brexit debate. Here’s our quick, expert guide to what it does.

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An introduction to the World Trade Organisation
7 April 2017

Will a hard Brexit cost £100 billion?

The most recent figures can’t tell us how much of an impact Brexit has had on the Office for Budget Responsibility's forecast for public sector debt.

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Will a hard Brexit cost £100 billion?
31 March 2017

The Conservative manifesto on the single market

The 2015 Conservative manifesto did commit the party to the single market. The government’s EU referendum leaflet didn’t say explicitly that leaving the EU would mean leaving the single market, …

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The Conservative manifesto on the single market
17 March 2017

Has the government assessed the economic impact of no Brexit deal?

A comprehensive forecast hasn’t been produced. The Brexit Secretary says the government has to decide its plan for mitigation before such a forecast can be produced.

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 Has the government assessed the economic impact of no Brexit deal?
17 March 2017

Post-Brexit trade tariffs

We have a voluntary choice about import tariffs, but not the tariffs on our exports.

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Post-Brexit trade tariffs

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