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ICG ACQUIRED BY FOUR COMMUNICATIONS GROUP

Four has acquired public affairs and corporate communications agency Insight Consulting Group (ICG). ICG is a 30-strong agency specialising in public policy advice for organisations and trade bodies in the healthcare, entertainment, professional services and third sectors among others.

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The scramble for post-Brexit powers intensifies

It’s almost like we’ve been here before. Much to the frustration of the Prime Minister, the breakup of the Union is back in the headlines after Scotland’s First Minister announced her intention to pursue a second independence referendum. Commenting on these proposals, Nicola Sturgeon said that “Scotland deserves, in light of the change in circumstances brought about by the Brexit vote, the chance to decide its future in a fair, free and democratic way”.

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ICG Brexit Update – 17 March

Picture the scene. It’s Monday morning in Downing Street. Despite all the debate, the Whips Office is convinced that the Article 50 Bill will pass without amendment and the House of Lords will back down. This is the Prime Minister’s moment of triumph. She has swept away all opposition from both within and without.

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ICG Brexit Update – 10 March

For perhaps the first time in Theresa May’s premiership, Brexit wasn’t centre stage this week. Indeed, the news was dominated by a good, old fashioned row about the Budget. News about our exit from the European Union is never far away though, as amendments from the Lords put Theresa May’s Article 50 Bill under increasing pressure and minds turn to the upcoming exit talks.

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ICG Brexit Update – 03 March

It’s the start of March and the Government deadline for triggering Article 50 is now just weeks away. Will we get there on time? The House of Lords seems intent on slowing the process down. Meanwhile, the European Commission has started to look at what life in the EU might look like after Brexit. Do their plans prove that the Leave campaign was right all along, and how will this impact on the negotiations?

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