European Union

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Thursday, January 19, 2017

George Galloway: 'I'm still a defender of Jeremy Corbyn, but I'm getting fed up'

George Galloway: 'I'm getting fed up with Jeremy Corbyn and his handling of Brexit'

George Galloway: 'I'm getting fed up with Corbyn and his handling of Brexit'

Our presenter - a longtime supporter of the Labour leader - made the admission while speaking to a caller

'EHRC chairman David Isaac's out to make a name for himself', says Andrew Bridgen MP

Brexit hate crime claim rubbished by Tory MP Andrew Bridgen

Brexit hate crime claim rubbished by Tory MP Andrew Bridgen

Andrew Bridgen, the MP for North West Leicestershire, dismissed David Isaac's worries the triggering of Article 50 could prompt a backlash against EU citizens in the UK

Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet look set to vote against Article 50

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn's Labour shadow cabinet set for mutiny on Article 50

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet look set for mutiny on Article 50

A number of Jeremy Corbyn's shadow cabinet could be set to vote against triggering Article 50 next week

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Twitter divided over Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn in PMQs

Twitter divided over Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn in PMQs

Twitter divided over Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn in PMQs

Today's Prime Minister's Questions was especially key, coming one day after Theresa May unveiled her priorities for Brexit

'The government is likely to get a bad Brexit deal', says MP Owen Smith

Theresa May Brexit speech: Remainer Owen Smith says UK could get a good deal - but it's unlikely

'The government is likely to get a bad Brexit deal', says MP Owen Smith

Yesterday Theresa May gave a speech on her Brexit plan, stating she wants to leave the single market and give MPs and peers a vote on the final Brexit deal

'Brexit will deliver miracle of Scottish Independence', says Angus MacNeil MP

Brexit: SNP MP Angus MacNeil thanks Theresa May for guaranteeing Scottish independence

'Brexit will deliver miracle of Scottish Independence', says Angus MacNeil MP

The Scottish National Party MP for Na h-Eileanan an Iar told Julia Hartley-Brewer that Theresa May had handed Nicola Sturgeon the 'political justification and moral right' to hold a second referendum

Brexit Speech: Theresa May 'got the tone spot-on', says MEP Daniel Hannan

Brexit Speech: Theresa May 'got the tone spot-on', says MEP Daniel Hannan

Brexit Speech: Theresa May 'got the tone spot-on', says MEP Daniel Hannan

Theresa May outlined her priorities for the Brexit negotiations in a keynote speech on Tuesday

'We seem to be having a slow motion Brexit', says UKIP's Suzanne Evans

Theresa May Brexit speech 'was exactly what UKIP wanted to hear', says Suzanne Evans

'Theresa May's speech was music to UKIP's ears'

Yesterday Theresa May gave a speech on Brexit, saying that we'll be leaving the single market and that MPs and peers will vote on the deal she negotiates with the EU

EU figures distance themselves from idea of 'punitive' Brexit deal

Czech minister says Amber Rudd migrant speech makes him 'worried' about Brexit

Czech minister says his country is "worried" by Brexit and Amber Rudd speech

Theresa May said it would an act of 'calamitous self-harm' if the EU aimed to punish the UK for leaving the union

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

'If I knew we'd lose the protection of the European Court of Human Rights, I'd have voted remain', says caller

Brexit could create a French revolution in the UK, says Sam Delaney caller

Brexit could create a French revolution in the UK, says Sam Delaney caller

Today Sam Delaney asked his listeners what they thought they were voting for in the EU referendum, after Theresa May made a speech on her Brexit plans

Brexit: Theresa May confirms UK will leave single market after EU departure

Brexit: Theresa May confirms UK will leave single market after EU departure

Brexit: Theresa May confirms UK will leave single market after EU departure

After months of speculation, the Prime Minister confirmed the country would leave the market in her speech today

'If we go to the two year wire in Brexit negotiations, it will be a strategic error, says MP Gisela Stuart

Brexit: We need a deal with EU as quickly as possible, says MP Gisela Stuart

We need Brexit deal as quickly as possible, says MP Gisela Stuart

Theresa May will lay out her plans for upcoming negotiations with the EU in a speech today, and is expected to say that she wants a clean break from the European Union

Brexit: Prime Minister Theresa May to lay out plan in key speech

Brexit: Prime Minister Theresa May to lay out plan in key speech

Brexit: Theresa May to lay out plan in key speech

Following months of pressure, the Prime Minister is to give a speech which will clarify her plans for the upcoming negotiations

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

EU nationals could face travel restrictions to the US, suggests Donald Trump

European nationals could face travel restrictions to the US, suggests Donald Trump

European nationals could face US travel restrictions, suggests Donald Trump

The President-elect has appeared to suggest European nationals could face tighter restrictions on travel to America in his interview with Michael Gove

Bernard Jenkin believes the market has overreacted

Brexiteer Bernard Jenkin condemns market hysteria over Theresa May's speech

Brexiteer Bernard Jenkin condemns market hysteria over Theresa May's speech

Bernard Jenkin MP spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer in the wake of the pound dropping in value as a result of Theresa May's reported 'hard Brexit' speech

Donald Trump hails the UK for Brexit vote and slams Angela Merkel for refugee decision

Donald Trump hails Brexit and blast Angela Merkel over refugees

Donald Trump hails Brexit and blast Angela Merkel over refugees

The soon-to-be President has praised the UK as 'smart' for opting out of the EU, and savaged the German Chancellor for opening the doors to refugees

Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

Trump Dossier - Russia 'does have an interest in destabilising' western information flow, says academic

Trump Dossier: 'This has gone way bigger than Christopher Steele ever intended'

Trump Dossier: 'This has gone way bigger than Christopher Steele ever intended'

Dr Kristian Gustafson, deputy director of the Brunel Centre for Intelligence and Security Studies (BCISS), told Julia Hartley-Brewer Russia clearly wants to 'destabilise the west'

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Brexit: 'Where are our workers?', asks George Galloway

Brexit: 'Everywhere I go I find foreign workers - it's time to put Britain back to work' says George Galloway

Brexit: 'Where are our workers?', asks George Galloway

George Galloway gave a passionate monologue about British workers after receiving a tweet on the benefits of EU migration

'A pay cap of under £100,000 would be good for the Labour Party,' says John Mann MP

Jeremy Corbyn should walk the walk and cut his own salary, says Labour MP John Mann

Jeremy Corbyn should walk the walk and cut his own salary, says Labour MP

The MP for Bassetlaw spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about new party policies unveiled by Jeremy Corbyn

Monday, January 9, 2017

Monday, January 9, 2017

'Sir Ivan Rogers didn't feel involved enough in the government's Brexit plans', former ambassador tells George Galloway

Sir Ivan Rogers felt left out of Brexit plans, former ambassador tells George Galloway

Sir Ivan Rogers felt left out of Brexit plans, former ambassador says

Sir Ivan Rogers has resigned from his role as the UK's ambassador to the EU, after he criticised the government over Brexit

Brexit: George Galloway condemns 'lying' Bank of England economists and Sir Ivan Rogers

George Galloway condemns 'lying' Bank of England economists and Sir Ivan Rogers

In a monologue on his show, our presenter ripped into the Bank of England over their Brexit predictions and Sir Ivan Rogers

Romania blamed for an attempted kidnapping of a businessman's wife

Romanian government blamed for attempted kidnapping of businessman's wife

Romanian government blamed for attempted kidnapping of businessman's wife

Adriana Constantinescu said the attempt by two men in St. John's Wood was part of a plan by the Romanian government to intimidate her family as her husband faces corruption charges

Friday, January 6, 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017

Andrew Haldane 'crisis': 'it was a frank admission', says economist

Andrew Haldane 'Michael Fish' comments were just a frank admission of failure, says economist

Andrew Haldane's Michael Fish comments 'were just a frank admission of failure'

Haldane, the chief economist for the Bank of England, admitted his profession was 'in crisis' following the failure to predict Brexit and the 2008 crash

Brexit: Theresa May warned against abolition threat by House of Lords speaker

Brexit: Theresa May warned against House of Lords abolition

Brexit: Theresa May warned against House of Lords abolition

Lord Fowler assured that the Lords would not sabotage Brexit, but also warned the Prime Minister of abolition threats

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Sir Tim Barrow: 'We need bold, decisive action and we won't get that from diplomats', says UKIP's Gerard Batten

Sir Tim Barrow: 'We need bold, decisive action and we won't get that from diplomats', says UKIP's Gerard Batten

'We need bold, decisive action and we won't get that from diplomats'

UKIP MEP Gerard Batten speaks to talkRADIO after former Russia ambassador Sir Tim Barrow appointed to succeed Sir Ivan Rogers

Brexit: Foreign Office civil servants 'in despair' over Boris Johnson's approach, says Lord Wallace of Saltaire

Brexit: Foreign Office civil servants 'in despair over Boris Johnson's approach'

Brexit: Foreign Office civil servants 'in despair over Boris Johnson's approach'

Lord Wallace of Saltaire has claimed the foreign secretary hasn't provided 'clear guidance' and failed to keep up with briefs about the EU situation

Theresa May to make speech on Brexit following Sir Ivan Rogers' resignation

Theresa May to make Brexit speech following Sir Ivan Rogers' resignation

Theresa May to make Brexit speech following Sir Ivan Rogers' resignation

The Prime Minister will deliver a speech to quell accusations her government lacks an exit strategy ahead of the EU negotiations

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

'Sir Ivan Rogers cannot differentiate between the truth and his own opinion', says Iain Duncan-Smith

Ivan Rogers cannot differentiate between the truth and his own opinion, says Iain Duncan Smith

'Ivan Rogers cannot differentiate between the truth and his own opinion'

The UK's ambassador to the EU Sir Ivan Rogers has stepped down and criticised the Government's 'muddled thinking' over Brexit

Rogers resigned yesterday and has criticised the "muddled thinking" behind the Brexit process

Sir Ivan Rogers' resignation 'a blow to those who want the best Brexit deal', says leading Remainer

Sir Ivan Rogers' resignation 'a blow to those who want best Brexit deal'

James McGrory, the co-executive director of Open Britain, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the resignation of the EU ambassador

Sir Ivan Rogers blasts 'muddled thinking' of ministers in resignation email

Sir Ivan Rogers suggests UK lacks experience for Brexit talks

Sir Ivan Rogers suggests UK lacks experience for Brexit talks

The EU ambassador resigned in a surprise move yesterday

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Sir Ivan Rogers resigns as EU ambassador

Brexit doom prophet Sir Ivan Rogers resigns as Britain's top EU ambassador

Brexit doom prophet Sir Ivan Rogers resigns as Britain's top EU ambassador

His resignation has reportedly come as a surprise to Theresa May's government

Honours List has 'fallen into disrepute', says Nigel Farage

Nigel Farage says he missed out on New Year Honours award 'because I'm public enemy number one'

Nigel Farage on New Years Honours List snub: 'the establishment hate me'

The former UKIP leader spoke to Paul Ross on the Full Set Breakfast this morning

Labour Party has 'no chance of winning majority in 2020 general election', says Fabian Society

Jeremy Corbyn has no chance of winning 2020 majority, says socialist thinktank

Jeremy Corbyn has no chance of winning 2020 majority, says socialist thinktank

The Fabian Society claimed the party is on course to win roughly 200 seats with only 20% of the vote, and would need to form a coalition to take power

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Several countries in Europe, including the UK, would vote remain in an EU Referendum

Britain would vote against Brexit in another referendum, new figures suggest

Britain would vote against Brexit in another referendum, new figures suggest

All 13 countries sampled in new survey would vote to remain in the EU - including the UK

Jeremy Corbyn accuses Theresa May of behaving like Henry VIII

Jeremy Corbyn accuses Theresa May of behaving like Henry VIII over Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn accuses Theresa May of behaving like Henry VIII over Brexit

Jeremy Corbyn has accused Theresa May of being autocratic like Henry VIII by refusing to promise Parliament a vote on the final Brexit deal

Friday, December 23, 2016

Friday, December 23, 2016

Brexit: Britain should send a note to Brussels saying they're not getting any more money', says George Galloway

Brexit: Britain should send a note to Brussels saying they're not getting any more money', says George Galloway

'Britain should send a note to Brussels saying they're won't get any more money'

George Galloway has revealed how he believes the Government should leave the European Union

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

'The European Union is not fit for purpose, it needs to be ripped up and started again', says George Galloway

The European Union needs to be ripped up and started again, says George Galloway

The EU needs to be ripped up and started again, says George Galloway

The talkRADIO presenter was asked by caller from Norway: 'What are your thoughts about the future of European Integration?'

'SNP has declared a policy which implies rebuilding of Hadrian's wall with machine guns' - George Galloway challenges Nicola Sturgeon over second Scottish Indyref

'The SNP wants to rebuild Hadrian's Wall with machine guns' - George Galloway calls out Nicola Sturgeon

George Galloway challenges Nicola Sturgeon over second Scottish referendum

Our presenter called out the Scottish First Minister over the SNP declaring 'a policy which implies rebuilding of Hadrian's wall with machine guns'

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

'Brexit won't be a catastrophe, but it will help us in negotiations if the EU is in bad shape', journalist tells George Galloway

Post-Berlin attack backlash might play into Brexit negotiators' hands, journalist Andrew Gilligan tells George Galloway

EU chaos might play into Brexiteers' hands, says leading journalist

Journalist Andrew Gilligan told George Galloway that the EU's bargaining position will be weakened if chaos continues

Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

Parliamentary committee warns Government: 'human rights are not bargaining chips'

Post-Brexit clearout of EU migrants would bring chaos to Britain, MPs warn

Post-Brexit clearout of EU migrants would bring chaos to Britain, MPs warn

The Joint Committee on Human Rights has urged Theresa May to clarify the status of EU residents in the UK

Friday, December 16, 2016

Friday, December 16, 2016

'Other EU leaders are entitled to discuss Brexit without involving the UK', says political commentator

'Other EU leaders are entitled to discuss Brexit without involving UK', says political commentator

'Other EU leaders are entitled to discuss Brexit without involving UK'

Leaders in the European Union have met without Theresa May to discuss Brexit negotiation plans, she was not invited to a traditional summit dinner

Brexit: Theresa May wants early agreement on citizen rights

Brexit: Theresa May wants early agreement on citizen rights

Brexit: Theresa May wants early agreement on citizen rights

The PM wants the status of EU migrants in the UK and Britons on the continent agreed early in the negotiations.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

The Oxford English Dictionary trumps Theresa May's Brexit definition

Oxford English Dictionary trumps Theresa May's Brexit definition

Oxford English Dictionary trumps Theresa May's Brexit definition

Point one goes to the Oxford English Dictionary

UK EU ambassador branded 'gloomy pessimist' after Brexit trade deal warnings

Brexit trade deal warning: Ambassador branded 'gloomy pessimist' over 10-year claim

UK EU ambassador branded 'gloomy pessimist' after Brexit trade deal warnings

Prominent Leave campaigner Dominic Raab blasted Sir Ivan Rogers over his comments made to the BBC in October

EU leaders to discuss Brexit without Theresa May

EU leaders to discuss Brexit without Theresa May

EU leaders to discuss Brexit without Theresa May

The other EU member states are to discuss their plans for the upcoming negotiations

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

James Whale grills Bob Blackman MP over the future of Britain after Brexit

Brexit: Leaver Bob Blackman can't name single EU law imposed on UK when pressed by James Whale

Brexit: Leaver Bob Blackman can't name a single EU law imposed on UK

Our host gave the MP for Harrow East a tough questioning about the UK's future prospects and the status of EU nationals

Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

Brexit: Panel says EU nationals in UK should be allowed to remain once Article 50 is triggered

Brexit: Panel says EU nationals in UK should be allowed to remain once Article 50 triggered

Panel says EU nationals in UK should be allowed to remain after Brexit

There are an estimated 2.8 million European nationals living in Britain - with 1.2 million Brits living in the EU

Ian Brady: Twitter savages the Metro over article about the Moors murderer's Brexit views

Ian Brady: Twitter savages the Metro over online article about Moors murderer's Brexit views

Twitter savages the Metro over online article about Ian Brady's Brexit views

The Moors murderer recently revealed his views on Brexit - and the Metro Online referred to him as 'a high profile celebrity'

Friday, December 9, 2016

Friday, December 9, 2016

Supreme court: 'I find it odd this has to continue' after Parliament Brexit vote, says John Redwood MP

Supreme court: 'I find it odd this has to continue' after Parliament Brexit vote, says John Redwood

Supreme court: 'I find it odd this has to continue', says John Redwood

The MP for Wokingham spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the on-going case

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

SNP’s Stephen Gethins explains why he voted against Brexit motion in heated clash with Julia Hartley-Brewer

SNP’s Stephen Gethins explains why he voted against Brexit motion in heated clash with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Stephen Gethins explains why he voted against Brexit motion in heated clash

The SNP MP for Fife North East engaged in a fiery debate with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Brexit: Labour weathers onslaught after backing Article 50 plan reveal

Brexit: Labour weathers onslaught after backing Article 50 plan reveal

Brexit: Labour weathers onslaught after backing Article 50 plan reveal

The party has been heavily criticised for agreeing to vote to trigger Article 50 if Theresa May laid out her plan for Brexit, after the vote passed by a majority in the House of Commons yesterday

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

'Politics will become obsessed with nationalism if we're not careful', says Kezia Dugdale

Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale explains new 'Act of Union' proposal and attacks 'nationalist obsession'

Scottish Labour leader explains new 'Act of Union' proposal

Kezia Dugdale has called for a 'new Act of Union' and a 'federal solution' for the UK, when power returns from the European Union

Twitter praises Emily Thornberry over PMQ performance

'Caroline Quentin should play Emily Thornberry in Brexit film': Twitter reacts to PMQs

'Caroline Quentin should play Emily Thornberry in Brexit film'

The Shadow Foreign Secretary stood in for Jeremy Corbyn, while David Lidington stood in for Theresa May

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