The bumpy road to Brexit

Opinion Focus: The government’s slew of policy papers has failed to answer questions over transition, the repeal bill and financial resolution. Where is the roadmap? Here’s the best of our comment, letters and analysis

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A proper crisis gives you a chance to notice the problem and attempt a fix

Policy papers and Labour’s U-turn do not address the question of responsibility

The onus is on UK ministers to pave the way for financial compromise

As paralysis thaws, Britain reconciles itself to a standstill interim period

The measure is more about parliament and the executive than Brexit

The sensible parts of a policy proposal may face a political backlash

Hectoring doubters is like blaming customers for not buying your fancy product

Letter from Jeremy Wagener, Sudbury, Suffolk, UK