About Catherine Neilan

Catherine Neilan is head of politics and investigations at City A.M.

September 2019 articles

Angela Merkel still thinks there's 'every chance' of an orderly Brexit
Angela Merkel still thinks there's 'every chance' of an orderly Brexit
Angela Merkel has said she still believes there is “every chance” of striking a Brexit deal before Halloween. Prime Minister [...]
September 11, 2019
Nigel Farage hits back as Prime Minister Boris Johnson rules out Brexit Party election pact
Nigel Farage hits back as Prime Minister Boris Johnson rules out Brexit Party election pact
The Prime Minister has ruled out a General Election pact with Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party, saying the former Ukip leader [...]
September 11, 2019
Scottish court rules parliament suspension unlawful
Scottish court rules parliament suspension unlawful
The Prime Minister’s suspension of parliament has been ruled unlawful by judges at Scotland’s highest civil court. Appeal court judges, [...]
September 11, 2019
Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces ERG rebellion as sources hint at shift on backstop
Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces ERG rebellion as sources hint at shift on backstop
Parliament has been shut down for the next five weeks – but Boris Johnson has just 50 days to get [...]
September 11, 2019
Leadsom: Yellowhammer doc would 'just serve to concern people' on Brexit
Leadsom: Yellowhammer doc would 'just serve to concern people' on Brexit
Business secretary Andrea Leadsom has said the government will not publish its Brexit assessment documents Yellowhammer, arguing it would “just [...]
September 11, 2019
Boris denied election again as parliament shuts up shop for five weeks
Boris denied election again as parliament shuts up shop for five weeks
For the second time, opposition MPs denied Boris Johnson the General Election he wants in the Commons’ last act before [...]
September 10, 2019
Staffers (and cricketers) named in May's resignation honours
Staffers (and cricketers) named in May's resignation honours
Theresa May has named former colleagues, staffers and England cricketers in her list of resignation honours. Olly Robbins, the civil [...]
September 10, 2019
Brexit: MPs vote to publish Downing Street team's prorogation messages
Brexit: MPs vote to publish Downing Street team's prorogation messages
Government officials may be forced to hand over reams of private and personal communications, after MPs voted to back a [...]
September 9, 2019
Speaker pledges to step down on another dramatic day in Westminster
Speaker pledges to step down on another dramatic day in Westminster
Speaker John Bercow has confirmed he will stand down as early as tonight, and had a message for those working [...]
September 9, 2019
Brexit latest: Parliament to be prorogued tonight, PM's spokesman confirms
Brexit latest: Parliament to be prorogued tonight, PM's spokesman confirms
Parliament will be prorogued today, the Prime Minister’s spokesman has confirmed. Boris Johnson, who is currently in Dublin meeting with [...]
September 9, 2019