European Union

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

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

Monday, July 16, 2018

Monday, July 16, 2018

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

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

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Thursday, July 12, 2018

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

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Donald Trump criticises the EU ahead of NATO summit in Brussels

Donald Trump criticises the EU ahead of NATO summit in Brussels

Donald Trump criticises the EU ahead of NATO summit in Brussels

The US president said NATO countries were not spending enough, and said the EU made it "impossible" for workers to do business in Europe

Monday, July 9, 2018

Monday, July 9, 2018

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

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

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Europe's refugee crisis 'creates opportunities for people smugglers'

Europe's refugee crisis creates opportunities for people smugglers, says Amnesty rep

Europe's refugee crisis 'creates opportunities for people smugglers'

EU leaders are meeting today to discuss how to handle the ongoing refugee crisis, among other topics like Brexit and the economy

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 5, 2018

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Failing to secure Brexit deal will cost £20bn, HMRC boss warns

Failing to secure Brexit deal will cost £20bn, HMRC boss warns

Jon Thompson said quitting the European Union without a deal would cost Britain £20 billion.

Monday, May 21, 2018

Monday, May 21, 2018

Boris Johnson urges Leave camp to give PM 'time and space' on customs union

Boris Johnson urges Leave camp to give PM 'time and space' on customs union

The Foreign Secretary has called on Brexiteers to allow Theresa May time to negotiate a deal that delivers her promise to take Britain out of the customs union and single market.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Dozens of Labour peers rebelled in the House of Lords last week to support an amendment which would make EEA membership a negotiating objective for the Government

Shadow Brexit minister: 'Nothing off the table' over EU Customs Union

Shadow Brexit minister: 'Nothing off the table' over EU Customs Union

Labour is keeping an open mind over Britain being part of the European Economic Area (EEA) after it quits the European Union, says the Labour MP.

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Commons to debate EU customs union legislation

Commons to debate EU customs union legislation

Commons to debate EU customs union legislation

A non-binding debate in the House of Commons was proposed by MPs with concerns about the current plans

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Good Friday Agreement: 'Dublin may have to play hardball over Brexit', says Irish former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern

Good Friday Agreement: 'Dublin may have to play hardball over Brexit', says former Irish Taoiseach Bertie Ahern

Good Friday Agreement: 'Dublin may have to play hardball over Brexit'

The Good Friday Agreement was signed 20 years ago and Bertie Ahern was one of its key figures

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018

'New centrist party movement comes from concerns over Jeremy Corbyn on Brexit', says Lord Adonis

'New centrist party movement comes from concerns over Jeremy Corbyn on Brexit', says Lord Adonis

'New centrist party movement comes from concerns over Jeremy Corbyn on Brexit'

A new centrist party is reportedly being created to 'break the Westminster mould'

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Thursday, March 29, 2018

The signing went 'right to the wire' according to our presenter

'Just get a bloody pen!' – Katie Perrior on signing of Article 50

'Just get a bloody pen!' – Katie Perrior on signing of Article 50

Our presenter had to call the shots when it came to getting the document inked

Monday, March 26, 2018

Monday, March 26, 2018

Donald Tusk announces expulsion of Russian diplomats from 14 EU countries

Donald Tusk announces expulsion of Russian diplomats from 14 EU countries

Donald Tusk announces expulsion of Russian diplomats from 14 EU countries

The US has also expelled 60 Russians and ordered the closure of the Russian Consulate in Seattle, Washington

'Vote Leave accusations are a last-ditch desperate attempt by remainers against Brexit', says MP

'Vote Leave accusations are a last-ditch, desperate attempt by remainers against Brexit', says MP

'Vote Leave accusations are a last-ditch attempt by remainers against Brexit'

MP Nadine Dorries claims accusations against Vote Leave aren't true

Friday, March 23, 2018

Friday, March 23, 2018

EU ambassador to Russia recalled over spy poisoning

EU ambassador to Russia recalled over spy poisoning

EU ambassador to Russia recalled over spy poisoning

Recalling the ambassador is said to be a 'measure' and not a 'sanction' against Moscow

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Blue passports: 'If this is the best the Government can come up with, we're in chaos', says journalist

Blue passports: 'If this is the best the Government can come up with, we're in chaos', says journalist

'If blue passports is the best the Government can come up with, we're in chaos'

It's claimed the new blue passport may be made outside of the UK

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Protestors against Brexit transition deal plan to throw fish into River Thames

Fish-throwing anti-Brexit protestors to meet by Thames

Fish-throwing anti-Brexit protestors to meet by Thames

Many have been angered that the UK is to effectively remain subject to the EU's Common Fisheries Policy in the transition period

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

David Davis can 'live with' shorter transition period than planned

David Davis can 'live with' shorter transition period than planned

David Davis can 'live with' shorter transition period than planned

The Brexit Secretary has said he was to agree the transition phase next week

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Brexit: Jean-Claude Juncker tells UK 'you will regret your decision'

Brexit: Jean-Claude Juncker tells UK 'you will regret your decision'

You will regret this, Juncker tells Brexiteers

The European Commission president said the UK needs to provide more clarity on its future plans

Monday, March 12, 2018

Monday, March 12, 2018

'Are you kidding me?' - Julia slams Jack Straw's views on Brexit hindering relationships with allies

'Are you kidding me?' - Julia slams Jack Straw's claim that Brexit makes Sergei Skripal response harder

Julia slams Jack Straw's claim that Brexit makes Sergei Skripal response harder

Jack Straw claimed staying in the EU would make it easier to take action against Russia if it was behind attempting killing of Sergei Skripal

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Brexit: Donald Tusk to meet with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in Ireland

Brexit: Donald Tusk to meet Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in Ireland

Brexit: Donald Tusk to meet Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in Ireland

The pair are to discuss Brexit negotiations the European Commission's draftwithdrawal agreement and suggested guidelines

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Philip Hammond tells EU financial services Brexit deal is 'mutual interest'

Brexit: Philip Hammond tells EU financial services deal is in 'mutual interest'

Philip Hammond tells EU financial services deal is in 'mutual interest'

Philip Hammond is to give a speech and say individuals depend on cross-border financial services in their day-to-day lives

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Labour warns patient safety could be at risk after Brexit

Labour warns patient safety could be at risk after Brexit

Labour warns patient safety could be at risk after Brexit

Shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth is to say it's unacceptable to put the safety of patients at risk because of Brexit

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Theresa May to face crunch talks with Donald Tusk ahead of speech

Theresa May to face crunch talks with Donald Tusk ahead of speech

Theresa May to face crunch talks with Donald Tusk ahead of speech

The Prime Minister is discussing her speech with her top ministerial team today

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Brexit: Liam Fox to warn against Jeremy Corbyn's 'sell-out of Britain's national interests'

Brexit: Liam Fox to warn against Jeremy Corbyn's 'sell-out of Britain's national interests'

Liam Fox to warn against staying in EU customs union after Brexit

Liam Fox is to give a speech about trading after Brexit

Friday, February 23, 2018

Friday, February 23, 2018

'Theresa May will deliver Brexit, but we can't trust the EU to be sensible', says MP Peter Bone

'Theresa May will deliver Brexit, but we can't trust the EU to be sensible,' says MP Peter Bone

'Theresa May will deliver Brexit, but we can't trust the EU to be sensible'

Theresa May held a Brexit meeting at Chequers with senior cabinet ministers

Theresa May faces Commons rebellion after Chequers Brexit talks

Theresa May faces Commons rebellion after Chequers Brexit talks

Theresa May faces Commons rebellion after Chequers Brexit talks

The Prime Minister held an eight-hour meeting with senior Cabinet members which appears to have increased tensions

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Theresa May hosts eight-hour talks to discuss Brexit objectives for UK

Theresa May hosts eight-hour talks to discuss Brexit objectives for UK

Theresa May hosts marathon talks to thrash out Brexit battleplan

The inner Cabinet Brexit committee will meet at Chequers

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Brexit: 'The UK will become a boiled frog and Jeremy Corbyn will rise to power', says think tank

Brexit: 'The UK will become a boiled frog and Jeremy Corbyn will rise to power', says thinktank director

Brexit: 'The UK will become a boiled frog and Jeremy Corbyn will rise to power'

Think tank director Phillip Blond says after Brexit the UK will suffer austerity-like conditions

David Davis says there won't be 'Mad Max-style' free-for-all after Brexit

David Davis says there won't be 'Mad Max-style' free-for-all after Brexit

David Davis says there won't be 'Mad Max-style' free-for-all after Brexit

The Brexit Secretary is to give a speech in Vienna where he'll say ministers aren't preparing a programme of sweeping deregulation

Friday, February 16, 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018

Brexit: 'It's disrespectful to say older people don't deserve an equal voice to young people'

Brexit: 'It's disrespectful to say older people don't deserve an equal voice to young people'

'It's disrespectful to say older people don't deserve equal voice on Brexit'

YouTube political star Steve Edginton appeared on Julia Hartley-Brewer's show to respond to comments by anti-Brexit campaigner Femi Oluwole

Brexit: Theresa May to hold talks with Angela Merkel ahead of speech

Brexit: Theresa May to hold talks with Angela Merkel ahead of speech

Brexit: Theresa May to hold talks with Angela Merkel ahead of speech

Both leaders are to meet in Berlin and Theresa May will give a speech tomorrow on security relations

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Boris Johnson to warn derailing Brexit would be 'disastrous mistake' in speech

Boris Johnson to warn derailing Brexit would be 'disastrous mistake' in speech

Boris Johnson to warn derailing Brexit would be 'disastrous mistake' in speech

The Foreign Secretary is to make a speech, the first of six which are said to set out plans for Brexit

Monday, February 12, 2018

Monday, February 12, 2018

Billionaire George Soros donation of £400,000 to remain campaign Best for Britain

Billionaire George Soros defends £400,000 anti-Brexit donation

Billionaire George Soros defends £400,000 anti-Brexit donation

George Soros claims there has been 'toxic personal criticism' against him

Friday, February 9, 2018

Friday, February 9, 2018

David Davis criticises 'discourteous' EU over planned Brexit sanctions

David Davis criticises 'discourteous' EU over planned Brexit sanctions

David Davis criticises 'discourteous' EU over planned Brexit sanctions

The EU has published plans on ways it may punish the UK during the transition period

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Brexit forecasts show economies of areas which voted Leave will be hit hardest

Britain's most pro-Brexit areas will be hit hardest by leaving, new report suggests

Britain's most pro-Brexit areas will be hit hardest by leaving, new report says

MPs have viewed forecasts for Brexit, however the Government says they don't reflect the outcome it wants in negotiations

Monday, February 5, 2018

Monday, February 5, 2018

Brexit: 'Theresa May must get up off her knees and sort herself out', says Lord Lawson

Brexit: 'Theresa May must get up off her knees and sort herself out,' says Lord Lawson

Lawson: 'Theresa May must get up off her knees and sort herself out'

Lord Lawson says treasury officials will do what they're told with clear leadership

Downing Street insists UK will not be in EU customs union after Brexit

Downing Street insists UK will not be in EU customs union after Brexit

Downing Street insists UK will not be in EU customs union after Brexit

Number 10 says it 'categorically' will leave the customs union

Friday, February 2, 2018

Friday, February 2, 2018

'Why are you so afraid?' - Julia Hartley-Brewer and Lord Hain in heated debate over second Brexit referendum

'Why are you so afraid?' - Julia Hartley-Brewer and Lord Hain in heated debate over second Brexit referendum

Julia Hartley-Brewer and Lord Hain in heated debate over another Brexit vote

Labour politician Lord Peter Hain claims we need to vote 'when we know what future awaits'

Liam Fox claims Britain can't be involved in EU customs union after Brexit

Britain can't be involved in EU customs union after Brexit, claims Trade Secretary

Britain can't be involved in EU customs union after Brexit, claims Liam Fox

Liam Fox says the UK must be outside of the customs union to take advantage of growing markets

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

'Parliament is entitled to see full Brexit analysis after leak to media', says MP Nicky Morgan

'Parliament is entitled to see full Brexit analysis after leak to media', says MP Nicky Morgan

'Parliament is entitled to see full Brexit analysis after leak to media'

MP Nicky Morgan thinks the Government needs to release more information about the outcome of Brexit

Theresa May claims leaked Brexit study doesn't address true deal

Theresa May claims leaked Brexit study doesn't address true deal

Theresa May claims leaked Brexit study doesn't address true deal

Theresa May says MPs will be given 'appropriate' analysis papers before voting on Brexit

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

'Gavin Williamson wants to put British pride in defence despite campaigning for remain', says journalist

'Gavin Williamson wants to put British pride in defence despite campaigning for remain', says journalist

'Gavin Williamson wants to put British pride in defence', says journalist

Gavin Williamson has reportedly asked for EU flags to be replaced with Union Jacks at the Ministry of Defence

'I think that’s your fact' - Julia Hartley-Brewer and MP Heidi Alexander in fiery Brexit debate

Brexit debate: Julia Hartley-Brewer and Remain MP Heidi Alexander accuse each other of 'alternative facts'

Julia Hartley-Brewer and Remain MP accuse each other of 'alternative facts'

MP Heidi Alexander told Julia she was 'interpreting the outcome of the Brexit referendum'

Monday, January 29, 2018

Monday, January 29, 2018

EU ministers say Brexit transition period should be March 2019 to December 2020

EU ministers say Brexit transition period should last until December 2020

EU ministers say Brexit transition period should last until December 2020

A spokesman for Theresa May says there is 'broad agreement' on the matter but still some differences of opinion

'Tortoise' Theresa May under pressure over leadership and Brexit

'Tortoise' Theresa May under pressure over leadership and Brexit

'Tortoise' Theresa May under pressure over leadership and Brexit

Many Brexiteers are claiming Theresa May is not being tough enough on Brexit

Friday, January 26, 2018

Friday, January 26, 2018

Jeremy Hunt hits back at claims Theresa May is timid over Brexit

Jeremy Hunt hits back at claims Theresa May is timid over Brexit

Jeremy Hunt hits back at claims Theresa May is timid over Brexit

Chancellor Philip Hammond and Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg have criticised the Government over Brexit

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Employment figures reach record high, despite predictions of doom due to Brexit

UK employment figures reach record high

Employment figures reach record high, despite predictions of doom due to Brexit

There were more than 32.2 million people in employment in the three months to November

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