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We delve into the nitty gritty of Brexit and try to make some sort of sense of it, bringing you episodes as and when you need them. In the coming months we’ll be hearing from Britons and Europeans, Leavers and Remainers, politicians and ordinary people, economists, businessmen, lawyers, researchers, campaigners and many more about what Brexit means for them, for the UK and for the EU, how it might work – and how it might not. It will be a podcast that can’t get enough of experts... And we want to hear from you too.

We delve into the nitty gritty of Brexit and try to make some sort of sense of it, bringing you episodes as and when you need them. In the coming months we’ll be hearing from Britons and Europeans, Leavers and Remainers, politicians and ordinary people, economists, businessmen, lawyers, researchers, campaigners and many more about what Brexit means for them, for the UK and for the EU, how it might work – and how it might not. It will be a podcast that can’t get enough of experts... And we want to hear from you too.
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We delve into the nitty gritty of Brexit and try to make some sort of sense of it, bringing you episodes as and when you need them. In the coming months we’ll be hearing from Britons and Europeans, Leavers and Remainers, politicians and ordinary people, economists, businessmen, lawyers, researchers, campaigners and many more about what Brexit means for them, for the UK and for the EU, how it might work – and how it might not. It will be a podcast that can’t get enough of experts... And we want to hear from you too.

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Is the government backpedalling and where does Labour stand? Brexit Means ... podcast

2/22/2018
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This time, it’s a tale of three speeches, a letter, a potentially explosive chinwag at Chequers – and a bit of a bombshell

Duration:00:23:04

What does France want from Brexit? Brexit Means ... podcast

2/14/2018
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Jon Henley examines what France makes of the UK’s decision to leave the EU: what’s their strategy for dealing with it and is it the case that they – perish the thought – hope to benefit from it?

Duration:00:36:11

Figuring out what the UK wants after Brexit: Brexit Means… podcast

2/7/2018
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The debate this week has revolved mainly around the customs union – or, if you prefer, a customs union, or a customs arrangement or even customs partnership. What kind of relationship does the UK want with the EU after Brexit?

Duration:00:23:36

What does Germany want from Brexit? Brexit Means ... podcast

2/2/2018
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This week, we discuss Germany in the second of our occasional series on how different EU27 countries view Brexit – what they make of Britain’s decision to leave and why, how they are responding, and what they want from a final deal

Duration:00:39:55

Should the UK stay in a customs union with the EU? Brexit Means... podcast

1/25/2018
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The Brexit Means… team look at the staying in the customs union and what we learned from Emmanuel Macron visit

Duration:00:24:56

What does Poland want from Brexit? Brexit Means ... Podcast

1/17/2018
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This week we’ll be discussing Poland as part of our new series looking at how some of the EU27 nations view Brexit: what they think of Britain leaving the EU, which factors influence their position, whether their interests might affect talks on the future trading relationship between Britain and the bloc – and maybe help, or hinder, UK efforts to achieve a more favourable, even a bespoke, deal

Duration:00:46:09

What next for Brexit in 2018? Brexit Means … podcast

1/10/2018
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After last year’s rollercoaster, Jon Henley and the team discuss what the next few months may hold

Duration:00:27:41

How will the UK's tech sector fare outside the EU? Brexit Means … Podcast

12/27/2017
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We’re looking at Britain’s booming, youthful tech sector. Many in the industry are worried that Brexit will make it harder to reach EU customers; harder to find and employ the necessary talent; harder to attract investment from abroad, including from the European Investment Bank and European Investment Fund; and harder to convince international companies to operate in the UK at scale

Duration:00:37:43

The big moments of 2017: Brexit Means … Podcast

12/20/2017
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For this, our final episode of the year, we thought it might be an idea to take stock of the past 12 months and look forward to the next. What were the key Brexit turning points this year, and what – as far as anyone can tell, of course – is 2018 likely to bring?

Duration:00:33:52

What can we learn from the latest Brexit deal? Brexit Means ... podcast

12/13/2017
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Confused about what just happened in Brexitland? It’s time for the Guardian podcast to shed some light. Join me, Dan Roberts, and two of our top experts, Lisa O’Carroll and Jennifer Rankin, for a special edition that dives into the meat of Friday’s divorce agreement and unpicks what will be left after Christmas.

Duration:00:19:34

What exactly went wrong during that crucial Brexit lunch? Brexit Means ... podcast

12/5/2017
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An urgent call from Arlene Foster interrupted Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker’s crucial lunch date. We take a look at what went wrong, and why, and forward to where on earth things might go from here

Duration:00:20:15

Countdown to the EU summit deadline – Brexit Means … podcast

11/29/2017
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With less than a week to go before the deadline set by Donald Tusk, the European council president, for Britain to come up with an acceptable offer on the financial settlement and a credible solution for the Irish border if it wants to move on to the second stage of Brexit talks by mid-December, things are starting to get a little bit squeaky …

Duration:00:28:22

A news-packed look at the past two weeks – Brexit Means ... podcast

11/15/2017
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In this week’s Brexit Means ... podcast we’ll be looking at three standouts from the past couple of weeks – the increasing weakness of the UK government, the Irish border and the EU getting increasingly fed up with us

Duration:00:21:09

NHS at centre of storm: Brexit Means … podcast

11/9/2017
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This week we’re talking health. Leaving the EU was meant to be about giving the NHS £350m extra a week. Instead it has become a major threat to the health service’s existence, thanks to a staffing crisis. Dan Roberts, our health team and the head of the Royal College of Nurses discuss what happens next

Duration:00:27:52

What would no Brexit look like? Brexit Means... Podcast

11/1/2017
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We ask whether it is possible for Britain to change its decision to leave the EU and, if so, how might it happen?

Duration:00:22:42

What will become of food and farming? Brexit Means … podcast

10/25/2017
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We ask how farming and food production industry will be affected by UK’s departure from European Union

Duration:00:41:39

Have we come to the end of the negotiations road? Brexit Means … podcast

10/18/2017
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There’s no point beating around the bush. It is time for the Brexit means podcast to talk about the dreaded ‘no deal’

Duration:00:19:40

Where do Labour and the Conservatives now stand on Brexit? Brexit Means … podcast

10/10/2017
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As the next round of Brexit talks get under way amid few signs of a breakthrough, and with the main party conferences behind us, this week we look at what is known about where the two main parties stand on the big Brexit issues, and how far their positions might, or might have to, shift

Duration:00:31:21

Are things likely to get moving anytime soon? Brexit Means … podcast

10/5/2017
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This week we’ll be talking harsh words – in both Manchester and Strasbourg – and asking whether, behind the rhetoric and the seemingly immovable positions, anything at all may be shifting

Duration:00:20:34

Six months on: what has happened so far? Brexit Means... podcast

9/27/2017
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Jon Henley and team attempt to shine a light through the fog that has fallen since article 50 was triggered on 29 March

Duration:00:39:36

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