Countdown to Brexit

'Compromise and Brexit still seem to be incompatible concepts'

As another date for the UK's exit from the EU slips commentator Paul Gosling looks to the next Brexit deadline of October 31, 2019.

This graph shows the number of British passport applications from residents in Northern Ireland (NI) and the Republic of Ireland (ROI) since 2015. It shows a fall in British passport applications since the UK's Brexit referendum in 2016 – a 13% fall in applications from Northern Ireland and a 16% fall in applications from the Republic of Ireland. 

HM Passport Office *Data to 31 October 2018