Brexit

Friday, July 20, 2018

Friday, July 20, 2018

Vince Cable tells James Whale it was 'the wrong call' to miss Brexit vote

Vince Cable tells James Whale it was 'the wrong call' to miss Brexit vote

The The Liberal Democrat leader, along with fellow MP Tim Farron, were criticised for not showing up to vote on the Prime Minister's new Brexit White Paper.

Leo Varadkar 'wrong' to suggest British aircrafts would be banned over Ireland

Leo Varadkar 'wrong' to suggest British aircrafts would be banned over Ireland

So-called "overflight rights" are guaranteed by international treaties rather than EU membership, a Number 10 spokeswoman said

May believes the EU suggestions will go against the Good Friday Agreement

PM to tell EU to evolve its 'unworkable' stance on Brexit

PM to tell EU to evolve its 'unworkable' stance on Brexit

Theresa May will use a speech in Belfast to reiterate her refusal to contemplate any backstop deal that treats Northern Ireland differently from the rest of the UK

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Philip Davies says that May's plan for Brexit is 'unacceptable'

Conservative MP submits letter of no confidence in Theresa May

Conservative MP submits letter of no confidence in Theresa May

Philip Davies claims he has "lost trust" in May's ability to deliver Brexit

Lord Digby Jones: 'The remain camp has destroyed the will of the British people'

Lord Digby Jones: 'The remain camp has destroyed the will of the British people'

The former Director General of the CBI and current Lord, joined the Julia Hartley-Brewer show on talkRADIO in reaction to Boris Johnson’s resignation speech

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Boris Johnson calls Chequers Brexit plan 'miserable permanent limbo'

Boris Johnson calls Chequers Brexit plan 'miserable permanent limbo'

Boris Johnson calls Chequers Brexit plan 'miserable permanent limbo'

The former Foreign Secretary addressed the House of Commons to explain his reasons for resigning as Foreign Secretary

James Whale on Brexiteers: 'You couldn't tell the truth if your life depended on it!'

James Whale: Brexiteers 'couldn't tell the truth if life depended on it!'

James Whale clashed with pro-Brexit Labour councillor Brendan Chilton and hung up on him

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Alastair Campbell: 'EU referendum was won by criminality - there must be an investigation'

Alastair Campbell: 'EU referendum was won by criminality'

Former Downing Street press secretary Alastair Campbell tells Eamonn Holmes that Vote Leave should face a criminal probe

Darren Jones MP tells Jamie East: 'Punishment for Vote Leave isn't strong enough'

Darren Jones MP tells Jamie East: 'Punishment for Vote Leave isn't strong enough'

Darren Jones MP to Jamie East: 'Punishment for Vote Leave isn't strong enough'

Darren Jones MP told Jamie East that the penalties imposed by the Electoral Commission are not severe enough

Does Vote Leave's fine undermine Brexit? Lord Adonis and Stewart Jackson debate

Does Vote Leave's fine undermine Brexit? Lord Adonis and Stewart Jackson debate

Does Vote Leave's fine undermine Brexit? Lord Adonis and Stewart Jackson debate

Remainer Lord Adonis and Brexiteer Stewart Jackson give their views on Vote Leave being fined by the Electoral Commission

Brexit campaign group Vote Leave 'broke electoral law'

Brexit campaign group Vote Leave 'broke electoral law'

It means Vote Leave exceeded its legal spending limit of £7 million by almost £500,000, the statement added.

Monday, July 16, 2018

Monday, July 16, 2018

Peter Hitchens tells George Galloway: 'Trump reminds me of Princess Diana'

Peter Hitchens tells George Galloway: 'Trump reminds me of Princess Diana'

Peter Hitchens tells George Galloway: 'Trump reminds me of Princess Diana'

In an interview with George Galloway on the Mother of All Talk Shows, Peter Hitchens revealed his unique views on Brexit and the US president

Brexit wars: Justine Greening calls for second referendum, Robert Halfon calls the idea 'bonkers'

Brexit wars: Justine Greening calls for second referendum, Robert Halfon calls the idea 'bonkers'

Brexit wars: Second referendum would be 'bonkers' says Robert Halfon

Justine Greening has called for a second referendum on what kind of Brexit the UK should pursue, but Robert Halfon and Jacob Rees-Mogg say another vote is a Remainer tactic

Jacob Rees-Mogg: A no-deal Brexit 'is nothing to be fearful about'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: A no-deal Brexit 'is nothing to be fearful about'

Jacob Rees-Mogg: A no-deal Brexit 'is nothing to be fearful about'

Eurosceptic MP Jacob Rees-Mogg says a no-deal Brexit would save the UK money, and it could happen if Theresa May's policy doesn't garner support

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'PM has failed on Brexit negotiations - I'd like to see Trump handle them!'

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'PM has failed on Brexit negotiations - I'd like to see Trump handle them!'

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'PM has failed - I'd like to see Trump handle Brexit!'

As MPs prepare to vote on Commons amendments to the Chequers bill, Julia Hartley-Brewer said the PM's plan was a 'failure' and joked she would have liked to have seen Trump's take on Brexit

Friday, July 13, 2018

Friday, July 13, 2018

Trump: Theresa May doing a 'terrific job' on Brexit

Trump: Theresa May doing a 'terrific job' on Brexit

The US President was quick to praise the Prime Minister after criticising her Brexit White Paper in The Sun.

James Whale on Brexit white paper: 'We're being led by a bunch of morons!'

James Whale on Brexit white paper: 'We're being led by a bunch of morons!'

James Whale on Brexit white paper: 'We're being led by a bunch of morons!'

talkRADIO presenter James Whale was unimpressed by the Brexit proposals put together at Chequers

Journalist who interviewed Trump tells Mike Graham: 'He's a long term enemy of the EU'

Journalist who interviewed Trump tells Mike Graham: 'He's a long term enemy of the EU'

Journalist who interviewed Trump: 'He's a long term enemy of the EU'

Tom Newton Dunn, the political editor of the Sun, said Donald Trump sees the UK's future as 'closer to America'

Theresa May must 'make a decision' on trade, Republican spokesperson tells Julia-Hartley Brewer

Theresa May must 'make a decision' on trade, Republican spokesperson tells Julia-Hartley Brewer

Theresa May must 'make a decision' on trade, Republican spokesperson says

The chair of Republicans Overseas UK told Julia Hartley-Brewer that Donald Trump's scathing remarks on Brexit put 'pressure' on the PM

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Caroline Lucas: Theresa May too weak for negotiations with Trump

Caroline Lucas: Theresa May too weak for negotiations with Trump

The MP for Brighton Pavillion has suggested the Prime Minister isn’t in a strong enough position to negotiate a trade deal since the aftermath of her Chequers Brexit policy.

Brexit Central: Government 'lying to MPs' over Brexit deal

Brexit Central: Government 'lying to MPs' over Brexit deal

Theresa May’s White Paper was published on Thursday outlining Britain’s plan for leaving the European Union.

Vote Leave should face criminal investigation for overspending, says Labour MP

Vote Leave should face criminal investigation for overspending, says Labour MP

Vote Leave should face criminal investigation for overspending, says Labour MP

If the Electoral Commission finds that the Vote Leave campaign went over its spending limit, police should become involved, said Ben Bradshaw

Trump protests 'embarrassing', says Republicans Overseas spokesman

Trump protests 'embarrassing', says Republicans Overseas spokesman

Trump protests 'embarrassing', says Republicans Overseas spokesman

The protests could push the UK away from the EU at a crucial time, claims a representative of Republicans Overseas

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Conservative vice chairs Ben Bradley and Maria Caulfield resign

Conservative vice chairs Ben Bradley and Maria Caulfield resign

The pair have quit because of their opposition to Theresa May's Chequers policy on Brexit.

Alastair Campbell: 'Resigning Brexiteers had no real plan for leaving EU'

Alastair Campbell: 'Resigning Brexiteers had no real plan for leaving EU'

The author, who has been campaigning to fight Brexit and for the final deal to be voted for by the people when the final deal is agreed with the European Union, lambasted Brexiteers on Julia Hartley-Brewer's show on talkRADIO.

Andrew Bridgen MP submits letter declaring no confidence in Theresa May

Andrew Bridgen MP submits letter declaring no confidence in Theresa May

Andrew Bridgen MP submits letter declaring no confidence in Theresa May

The Conservative MP for North West Leicestershire has written to Sir Graham Brady saying he has no confidence in the Prime Minister

Jacob Rees-Mogg: The Prime Minister has run away from her Brexit promises

Jacob Rees-Mogg: The Prime Minister has run away from her Brexit promises

The leading Eurosceptic, and chairman for the European Research Group, has been voicing his concerns of the deal that was agreed among by the Government at Chequers on Friday.

Exclusive: Michael Gove misses Westminster press conference on marine conservation

Exclusive: Michael Gove misses Westminster press conference on marine conservation

Exclusive: Michael Gove misses press conference on marine conservation

The Secretary of State for Food, Environment and Rural Affairs was due to speak at a briefing to lay out the UK's new marine conservation policies

Nigel Farage ready to stand as Ukip leader again to fight May's Brexit plan

Nigel Farage ready to stand as Ukip leader again to fight May's Brexit plan

Mr Farage has dubbed Theresa May's Chequers plan as 'unacceptable' following her announcement in Parliament on Monday.

No vote of no confidence in Theresa May after Brexit resignations

No vote of no confidence in Theresa May after Brexit resignations

No vote of no confidence in Theresa May after Brexit resignations

The Prime Minister did not face a vote of no confidence, and newly-appointed secretaries of state pledge their support

Monday, July 9, 2018

Monday, July 9, 2018

Theresa May will fight any vote of no confidence following Brexit resignations

Theresa May will fight any vote of no confidence following Brexit resignations

The defiant message came after Mrs May's administration was thrown into turmoil by the sensational resignations in quick succession of Brexit Secretary David Davis and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson.

Theresa May's Brexit deal 'keeps us in’, says Ann Widdecombe

Theresa May's Brexit deal 'keeps us in’, says Ann Widdecombe

The former MP for Maidstone and The Weald was seemingly shocked by the announcement of David Davis’ resignation because it was thought everyone had ‘signed up’ to Prime Minister’s Brexit plan.

Boris Johnson resigns as Foreign Secretary

Boris Johnson resigns as Foreign Secretary

The news follows the resignation of Brexit Secretary David Davis.

Who is Dominic Raab, the new Brexit Secretary?

Who is Dominic Raab, the new Brexit Secretary?

Who is Dominic Raab, the new Brexit Secretary?

The former Minister for Housing and Planning took over from David Davis as Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union

David Davis: 'I couldn't deliver the Brexit proposal as I don't believe in it'

David Davis: 'I couldn't deliver the Brexit proposal as I don't believe in it'

David Davis: 'I couldn't deliver the Brexit proposal as I don't believe in it'

The former Brexit secretary, who resigned this morning, said he encouraged colleagues to support the Prime Minister but did not agree with her vision for Brexit

Dominic Raab appointed new Brexit Secretary

Dominic Raab appointed new Brexit Secretary

The current Housing Minister, who was a big leave campaigner in 2016 EU referendum, will take over from the departing Mr Davis.

David Davis resigns as Brexit Secretary and Theresa May could face vote of no confidence

David Davis resigns as Brexit Secretary and Theresa May could face vote of no confidence

David Davis resigns as Brexit Secretary, PM could face vote of no confidence

David Davis said he could not support the government's soft Brexit plans, and Brexiteers have praised his decision

Friday, July 6, 2018

Friday, July 6, 2018

Ministers who resign over Brexit plans 'must get taxis home' - but local cab firm is closed

Ministers who resign over Brexit plans 'must get taxis home' - but local cab firm is closed

Ministers who resign over Brexit plans 'must get taxis home'

Ministers who resign during the Brexit meeting at Chequers will be left to get taxis home, according to a cabinet source - but the local taxi firm they've been advised to use has shut down

Brexit: Theresa May faces Cabinet showdown at Chequers

Brexit: Theresa May faces Cabinet showdown at Chequers

Ministers will gather at Chequers to consider plans which could see the UK remain closely aligned to rules set by Brussels on agriculture and food, potentially making it much harder to strike a post-Brexit trade deal with the US.

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Jaguar Land Rover urgently needs 'greater certainty' on Brexit

Jaguar Land Rover urgently needs 'greater certainty' on Brexit

The company said it urgently needs "greater certainty" on Brexit to continue to invest heavily in the UK and safeguard suppliers, customers and 40,000 British-based jobs.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Vote Leave campaign breached electoral rules, according to watchdog

Vote Leave campaign breached electoral rules, according to watchdog

The campaign group's former chief executive, Matthew Elliott, said the Electoral Commission (EC) had concluded that Vote Leave exceeded spending limits and made a donation to a group that it should not have.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Len McCluskey, general secretary of Unite, said Theresa May has lost all authority

Unite: Brexit turning into potential job-loss nightmare

Unite: Brexit turning into potential job-loss nightmare

Len McCluskey, general secretary of Unite, said Prime Minister Theresa May has lost all authority or capacity to make decisions

Jacob Rees-Mogg: I support the Prime Minister to deliver on Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg: I support the Prime Minister to deliver on Brexit

The MP for North East Somerset has accused the Treasury of consistently frustrating the Brexit process and that no deal is better than a bad deal.

Monday, July 2, 2018

Monday, July 2, 2018

Brexit: Government draws up third customs model

Brexit: Government draws up third customs model

Theresa May will meet with senior ministers on Friday to discuss the new model at Chequers, as the plans are yet to be made available to the public.

Jacob Rees-Mogg: May must deliver promised Brexit or risk government's collapse

Jacob Rees-Mogg: May must deliver promised Brexit or risk government's collapse

The Breixteer said the Prime Minister and her top team must decide at a meeting at Chequers on Friday if they would stand by her pledges or reduce "a once-proud country" to a "tremulous state that sees Brexit as mere damage limitation".

Friday, June 29, 2018

Friday, June 29, 2018

EU leaders reach a deal on migration

EU leaders reach a deal on migration

EU leaders reach a deal on migration

EU countries will set up new migrant centres to help process people coming into Europe

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Iain Duncan Smith: Businesses should not 'lecture' government on Brexit

Iain Duncan Smith: Businesses should not 'lecture' government on Brexit

Iain Duncan Smith: Businesses should not 'lecture' government on Brexit

Iain Duncan Smith says businesses should not try and involve themselves in Brexit negotiations, as two unions push government for 'urgency'

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Theresa May declines to say whether Boris Johnson was reprimanded over 'f*** business' comments

Theresa May declines to say whether Johnson was reprimanded over 'f*** business'

The Foreign Secretary is said to have exclaimed "f*** business" when asked about the Brexit fears of some company bosses.

Brexit: How could it affect different industries in the UK?

Brexit: How could it affect different industries in the UK?

Brexit: How could it affect different industries in the UK?

Several businesses have warned that Brexit could mean them moving operations out of the UK, and Sadiq Khan has warned the service industries could suffer. Find out why

Monday, June 25, 2018

Monday, June 25, 2018

Exclusive: US Ambassador to the UK says Trump isn't worried about protests when he visits

Exclusive: US Ambassador to the UK says Trump isn't worried about protests when he visits

US Ambassador to the UK: 'Trump isn't worried about protests when he visits'

Woody Johnson joined Julia Hartley-Brewer on the breakfast show to reveal (sort of) what Donald Trump thinks about his upcoming visit, trade wars, and migrant children

Friday, June 22, 2018

Friday, June 22, 2018

Airbus warns a Brexit 'no-deal' could see them pull out of the UK

Airbus warns a Brexit 'no-deal' could see them pull out of the UK

The company, which employs 14,000 people at 25 sites across the country, said it would "reconsider its investments in the UK, and its long-term footprint in the country" if Britain crashed out of the single market and customs union without a transition agreement.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Government passes key Brexit bill

Government passes key Brexit bill

Theresa May's flagship Brexit bill has cleared its final parliamentary hurdle after she avoided a backbench rebellion with an eleventh hour concession to pro-EU Tories.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Government suffers fresh Brexit 'meaningful vote' amendment defeat in Lords

Government suffers fresh Brexit 'meaningful vote' amendment defeat in Lords

Voting was 354 to 235, majority 119, for an amendment to the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill tabled by Tory former minister Viscount Hailsham.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Secret meetings at European Commission trying to derail Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Secret meetings at European Commission are intended to derail Brexit

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Secret meetings at European Commission trying to derail Brexit

Brexiteers Iain Duncan Smith and Jacob Rees-Mogg told Julia Hartley-Brewer that the European Commission should not be involved in "domestic politics"

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

SNP MPs walk out of PMQs in protest over Brexit debate

SNP MPs walk out of PMQs in protest over Brexit debate

Prime Minister's Questions was plunged into chaos after the SNP's Westminster leader was kicked out for repeatedly challenging Speaker John Bercow.

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