"How can relations between the UK's governments be made more effective?"

Blog from @ja_sheldon @McEwen_Nicola @michaelkenny_ @Coree_Brown for @UKandEU discussing how intergovernmental relations can be more effective after #Brexit and #COVID19

Read more 📚: the full article "Intergovernmental Relations in the UK: Time for a Radical Overharul?" @po_qu available here 👇

"How COVID-19 is exposing unresolved issues about how England is governed"

More from @ja_sheldon @michaelkenny_ for @BritishAcademy_ discussing the consequences of growing realisation that the British state is functioning as the government of #England

"How British nationalism is taking the place of traditional unionism"

CCC Director Michael Keating spoke to @heraldscotland and featured in @thetimesscot discussing recent developments. Michael also featured in @pressjournal evaluating recent polls on Scottish independence 👇
"Devolution post-Brexit: new frictions, old tensions"

@McEwen_Nicola @DanielWinc @hayward_katy @pmdfoster joined @anandMenon1 for @UKandEU latest #IsolationInsight discussing devolution, Brexit and the future of the Union.

"Should we stay or should we go? A tale of five referendums"

By looking back at referendums in the UK since 1975 @Coree_Brown asks if we need referendums to solve divisive constitutional questions, or is there an alternative?


• • •

Missing some Tweet in this thread? You can try to force a refresh

Keep Current with Centre on Constitutional Change

Centre on Constitutional Change Profile picture

Stay in touch and get notified when new unrolls are available from this author!

Read all threads

This Thread may be Removed Anytime!


Twitter may remove this content at anytime! Save it as PDF for later use!

Try unrolling a thread yourself!

how to unroll video
  1. Follow @ThreadReaderApp to mention us!

  2. From a Twitter thread mention us with a keyword "unroll"
@threadreaderapp unroll

Practice here first or read more on our help page!

More from @CCC_Research

Mar 18, 2021

'Scotland's New Choice' Independence after Brexit' our NEW ebook from 25 leading academics examining what independence would mean for #Scotland after #Brexit and #COVID19

Find out more👇centreonconstitutionalchange.ac.uk/publications/s… Image
Edited by @EveVHepburn @McEwen_Nicola Michael Keating @aberdeenuni the book focuses on 5 themes:

➡ the process of independence
➡ the economics of independence
➡ the implications on politics & society
➡ the international aspects
➡ the view of independence from elsewhere Image

We hear from @chrismccork @AileenMcHarg exploring the constitutional pathways to #indyref2 and why the legality of a referendum matters. Image
Read 23 tweets
Sep 23, 2020
1/ Today, the CCC is hosting an online event on the #internalmarketbill and devolution, with video available on Youtube on Friday with Michael Keating, @AileenMcHarg @McEwen_Nicola and hosted by @MureDickie
2/ Michael Keating begins, the internal market is, in many ways, a way of replicating what exists to faciliate the European single market. Two options are available: a single standard or principle of mutual recognition
3/ No internal market covers everything, how do we determine the exceptions? The EU operates under a very broad principle, allowing governments to override for public policy objectives. The UK Bill is much more narrowly defined.
Read 20 tweets
Sep 15, 2020
Curious about the controversial internal market bill? Our colleagues have been hard at work explaining it
Michael Keating asks whether this marks a return to the unitary state?
CCC's @McEwen_Nicola explores the impact of the bill on the #devolution settlement
Read 7 tweets
Jul 28, 2020
What powers do the UK devolved administrations have❓And why does England not have its own parliament❓

@Coree_Brown @GregJamesDavies @jevershed01 discuss responsibilities of the devolved institutions @ja_sheldon looks at governance in England #TheBasics

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 @Coree_Brown looks at the powers of the Scottish Parliament and how laws are made in Scotland #TheBasics

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 @GregJamesDavies evaluates the powers of the Senedd and how these differ from Scotland and Northern Ireland #TheBasics

Read 5 tweets
Jul 24, 2020
CCC Director Michael Keating goes through the UK Government report on the internal market and evaluates the implications of the proposals

centreonconstitutionalchange.ac.uk/news-and-opini… Image
CCC Co-Director Nicola McEwen also discusses the proposals set out in the UK Government's white paper on the internal market and explains how these could have a profound impact on devolution in the UK

Read 5 tweets
Jul 23, 2020
As Boris Johnson visits Scotland today, how might he make the case for the Union? CCC Fellows @DaniCetra and @Coree_Brown explored this issue in recent publications
In a recent blog, @Coree_Brown explores how Unionists have used the Covid19 pandemic to make the case for the Union, with an emphasis on the "broad shoulders" of the United Kingdom
And in a comparative piece, @DaniCetra looks at how pro-Union voices in the United Kingdom and Spain answer the question 'Why stay together?'
Read 4 tweets

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!

This site is made by just two indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member ($3/month or $30/year) and get exclusive features!

Become Premium

Don't want to be a Premium member but still want to support us?

Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal

Or Donate anonymously using crypto!


0xfe58350B80634f60Fa6Dc149a72b4DFbc17D341E copy


3ATGMxNzCUFzxpMCHL5sWSt4DVtS8UqXpi copy

Thank you for your support!

Follow Us on Twitter!