- Oct 16, 2012
This visual helps us see thru acres of print. Enjoy! petunia
It's possible that negotiations will get to some compromise, be approved by the council of ministers (majority of 20 of the 27 governments), be approved by the Commons and the UK law courts, and, after months of time spent, still fail to be ratified by the European Parliament.
A lot of heat will be shed before the first photon is seen in mid-2019.
The UK staying in the single market was never a flyer due to the 4 freedoms; there are lots of free trade deals being signed, and that is the logical path.