European Union

Friday, June 23, 2017

Friday, June 23, 2017

Brexit: Theresa May outlines offer to protect EU citizens in the UK

Brexit: Theresa May outlines offer to protect EU citizens in the UK

Brexit: Theresa May outlines offer to protect EU citizens in the UK

The offer won a guarded welcome from EU leaders, but criticism from opposition parties

John Redwood shares views on Brexit on the anniversary of the EU referendum

Brexit anniversary: 'We're not turning our backs on the continent', says John Redwood

'We're not turning our backs on the continent', says John Redwood

The MP for Wokingham told Paul Ross the UK 'won't turn its back' on the continent

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Queen's Speech 'nails the lie of Brexit being simple', says Sir Vince Cable MP

Queen's Speech 'nails the lie of Brexit being simple', says Lib Dem leadership challenger Vince Cable

Queen's Speech 'nails the lie of Brexit being simple', says Vince Cable

The newly-elected MP for Twickenham and Lib Dem leadership contender spoke to Paul Ross about the State Opening of Parliament

'Labour have convinced young voters they can stop Brexit', claims James Cleverly MP

'Labour have convinced young voters they can stop Brexit', claims James Cleverly MP

'Labour have convinced young voters they can stop Brexit'

The MP for Braintree discussed the content of the Queen's Speech made by Queen Elizabeth on Wednesday with Paul Ross

'The House of Lords won't block Brexit but it will get the best for Britain', says Baroness Dianne Hayter

'The House of Lords won't block Brexit but it will get the best for Britain', says Baroness Dianne Hayter

'The House of Lords won't block Brexit but it will get the best for Britain'

The shadow Brexit minister Baroness Dianne Hayter says the Lords will strive to ensure benefits we had before we left the EU stay in place

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Philip Hammond delivers speech on economic Brexit goals for City of London leaders

Philip Hammond delivers speech on economic Brexit goals for City of London leaders

Philip Hammond delivers speech on economic Brexit goals for City leaders

The Chancellor gave a keynote address at Mansion House for key members in the City of London

Monday, June 19, 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017

French media claims there's a 'leaden atmosphere' in Brussels as Brexit talks begin in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy

French media claims there's a 'leaden atmosphere' in Brussels as Brexit talks begin

French media says atmosphere in Brussels is 'leaden' as Brexit talks begin

An editorial in Le Monde says Theresa May's government is coming to the talks in state of weakness amid mounting unrest surrounding Grenfell Tower

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer argues with editor over terms of leaving the EU

Julia Hartley-Brewer argues with Guardian Brexit editor over terms of leaving the EU

Julia Hartley-Brewer argues with editor over terms of leaving the EU

Dan Roberts from The Guardian spoke to Julia in the wake of comments made about potentially remaining by Guy Verhofstadt

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Five contenders to be Conservative Party leader if Theresa May quits

Five contenders to be Conservative Party leader if Theresa May quits

In the unlikely event Theresa May resigns, who could lead the party in these uncertain times?

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

Minority Governments - why history doesn't reflect well on Theresa May's chances

Minority Governments: History suggests Theresa May will be toppled (and quickly)

History suggests Theresa May will be toppled (and quickly)

A hung Parliament result of the election has result in Theresa May appearing to decide to form a minority government with DUP backing

David Davis says Brexit talks may start later than originally planned

David Davis says Brexit talks may start later than originally planned

David Davis says Brexit talks may start later than originally planned

The Brexit Secretary made the declaration to Sky News on Monday

'Theresa May and David Davis have the skills and experience to get the best Brexit deal', says MP Andrew Mitchell

'Theresa May and David Davis have the skills and experience to get the best Brexit deal', says MP Andrew Mitchell

'Theresa May and David Davis have the skills to get the best Brexit deal'

Conservative MP Andrew Mitchell says a good Brexit deal is one where both sides think it is sensible

Lord Michael Howard: 'Jeremy Corbyn seems to think he's won a great victory' in Election 2017

Lord Michael Howard: 'Jeremy Corbyn seems to think he's won a great election victory, it's baffling'

Lord Michael Howard: 'Jeremy Corbyn seems to think he's won a great victory'

The former Tory party leader spoke to Paul Ross about the election result and Theresa May

Lord Michael Heseltine: 'Brexit is the cancer gnawing at the heart of the Tory party'

Lord Michael Heseltine: 'Brexit is the cancer gnawing at the heart of the Tory party'

Lord Michael Heseltine: 'Brexit is the cancer gnawing the Tory Party heart'

The former Deputy Prime Minister spoke to Paul Ross about the election result and Brexit

Paul Ross asks Gina Miller: 'Why'd you stick your beak in on Brexit?'

Paul Ross asks Gina Miller: 'If you don't want to be an MP, why'd you stick your beak in on Brexit?'

Paul Ross asks Gina Miller: 'Why'd you stick your beak in on Brexit?'

The businesswoman gave an interview to the Full Set Breakfast show in the wake of the election result

Friday, June 9, 2017

Friday, June 9, 2017

Election 2017: Donald Tusk, Guy Verhofstadt and Michel Barnier react to voting result

Election 2017: Donald Tusk, Guy Verhofstadt and Michel Barnier react to voting result

Donald Tusk, Guy Verhofstadt and Michel Barnier react to election result

The top ranking EU officials shared their thoughts on Twitter in the wake of the formerly hung Parliament result

'We're in no position to start EU negotiations and Theresa May has no credibility', says Lord Karan Bilimoria

'We're in no position to start EU negotiations and Theresa May has no credibility', says Lord Karan Bilimoria

'We're in no position to start negotiations and Theresa May has no credibility'

Lord Karan Bilimoria claims the UK is the laughing stock of Europe and the world is laughing at us

Election 2017: hung Parliament has created 'constitutional crisis' ahead of Brexit negotiations, says PR guru

Election 2017: hung Parliament has created 'constitutional crisis' ahead of Brexit negotiations, says PR guru

Hung Parliament has created 'constitutional crisis', says PR guru

Theresa May has failed to secure a majority in the vote, and Jo Tanner told Julia Hartley-Brewer this is unprecedented with Brexit talks around the corner

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn hits back at Theresa May, insists he expects to win election

Jeremy Corbyn hits back at Theresa May and says he expects to win election

Jeremy Corbyn hits back at Theresa May and says he expects to win election

The Labour leader spoke to The Guardian about the upcoming vote and the Prime Minister's comments about him

Friday, June 2, 2017

Friday, June 2, 2017

SunTalks: Boris Johnson launches assault on Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit capability

SunTalks: Boris Johnson launches assault on Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit

Boris launches assault on Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit

The Foreign Secretary was taking part in the SunTalks debate

'If Jeremy Corbyn wins the election, Brussels will only offer us a bad deal', says UKIP's Patrick O'Flynn

Jeremy Corbyn would be forced to abandon Brexit as he couldn't get a good deal, says UKIP's Patrick O'Flynn

Corbyn would be forced to abandon Brexit, says UKIP's Patrick O'Flynn

Julia Hartley-Brewer hosted a debate with UKIP's Patrick OFlynn, Labour's Emily Thornberry, the Conservatives Boris Johnson and the Liberal Democrats Vince Cable

Cable ridiculed Johnson during the SunTalks debate

Vince Cable: Boris Johnson tried to give teetotal Indians whiskey - how can he understand Brexit?

Cable ridicules Boris for giving teetotal Indians whiskey

The Conservatives' Boris Johnson, Labour's Emily Thornberry, the Liberal Democrats' Vince Cable and UKIP's Patrick O'Flynn took part in a debate

Election 2017: 'Theresa May can be pushed over by a puff of wind', says UKIP's Neil Hamilton

Election 2017: 'Theresa May can be pushed over by a puff of wind', says UKIP's Neil Hamilton

'Theresa May can be pushed over by a puff of wind', says UKIP's Neil Hamilton

The UKIP group leader in the Welsh Assembly spoke to Paul Ross as he broadcasted the Full Set Breakfast live from Cardiff

SunTalks: Boris Johnson says 'we can take £350 million back'

SunTalks: Boris Johnson insists 'we can take £350 million back'

Boris insists 'we can take £350 million back'

The Foreign Secretary challenged Labour to recognise the change to 'take back huge sums of money'

SunTalks: Boris Johnson defends Theresa May's Brexit plan

SunTalks: Boris Johnson insists Theresa May has a 'clear plan' for Brexit

Boris Johnson insists Theresa May has a 'clear plan' for Brexit

The Foreign Secretary insisted the Prime Minister has a plan which is 'clearly understood' by European partners

Donald Trump widely condemned for pulling out of Paris climate change agreement

Donald Trump widely condemned for pulling out of Paris climate change agreement

Trump blasted for pulling out of Paris climate change agreement

The US President said he was pulling out of the agreement to protect US jobs

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Lawyer says there is no secret to Labour's immigration plans

Labour has no 'secret plan' to open Britain's borders to unskilled EU workers, says immigration lawyer

Labour has no secret plan to offer visas to unskilled EU workers, says lawyer

Immigration lawyer Harjap Singh Bhangal tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that we need solutions to immigration, not targets

Brexit: think tank warns NHS could face £1bn bill for expat treatment

Brexit: thinktank warns NHS could face £1bn bill for expat treatment

Brexit: thinktank warns NHS could face £1bn bill for expat treatment

The Nuffield Trust warns the price of treating British nationals in the European Union could double from the £500 million currently paid under an EU scheme

'Alone and naked' - Theresa May launches attack on Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit as poll gap narrows

'Alone and naked' - Theresa May launches attack on Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit as poll gap narrows

Theresa May launches attack on Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit as poll gap narrows

The Prime Minister attacked the Labour leader's ability to manage Britain's EU withdrawal negotiations in a highly personal attack

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Leadership Debate: Five key questions Jeremy Corbyn wasn't asked

Leadership Debate: Five key questions Jeremy Corbyn wasn't asked

The Labour leader took part in the Leaders Debate on Channel 4 News and Sky News on Monday

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

Theresa May has promised consultations on all manner of issue

Theresa May and her many consultations

Theresa May and her many consultations

The Prime Minister has said she will consult the public on social care - but critics might suggest this is her answer for everything

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

European Parliament calls on Moscow to investigate torture of LGBT people in Chechnya

US denied visas to 40 gay Chechen refugees - report

US denied visas to 40 gay Chechen refugees - report

New report suggests LGBT individuals wishing to flee Russia rejected by US authorities

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

'Brexit is starting to resemble a coup d'etat', claims leading academic

'Brexit is starting to resemble a coup d'etat', claims leading British academic

'Brexit is starting to resemble a coup d'etat', claims leading British academic

Professor Anthony Clifford Grayling gave an interview which was published in 'La Tribune' in France

Albanian journalist arrested for 'calling EU diplomat a terrorist'

Journalist arrested for 'calling EU diplomat a terrorist'

Journalist arrested for 'calling EU diplomat a terrorist'

A journalist has been arrested in Albania for allegedly calling for violence to be used against EU ambassador to Tirana Romana Vlahutin

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

'Calling a general election now is a smart move, as it will allow for calm, sensible Brexit negotiations'

Brexiteer James Cleverly struggles when grilled on EU migrants by James Whale

Brexiteer struggles when grilled on EU migrants by James Whale

Our presenter gets frustrated as Cleverly tries to explain his position

Far-right in France - What happens now, after Emmanuel Macron's election win?

Marine Le Pen may be beaten - but her far-right movement is still growing

Marine Le Pen may be beaten - but her far-right movement is still growing

France voted to reject far-right values and policies with the defeat of Marine Le Pen on Monday

'Proudly European' - Twitter users show their support for #EuropeDay

British Remainers show defiance against Brexit on #EuropeDay

British Remainers show defiance against Brexit on #EuropeDay

Today marks the day designated to celebrate peace and prosperity in Europe by the European Union

Monday, May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

Emmanuel Macron - what does the En Marche leader's election mean for Brexit?

Why are Nigel Farage and the Brexit gang so scared of Emmanuel Macron?

Why are Nigel Farage and the Brexit gang so scared of Emmanuel Macron?

Macron could prove to be a sizeable roadblock for Theresa May's Brexit vision

'Labour's tax policy is shambolic and it won't work', says Iain Duncan Smith

Iain Duncan Smith warns Emmanuel Macron: 'French people will suffer if you take a hardline on Brexit'

Iain Duncan Smith says Emmanuel Macron is an 'absolute threat' to France

Iain Duncan Smith believes if Labour implemented its tax plans, it wouldn't have enough money to fund its policies

Brexit group insults Emmanuel Macron after he wins the French presidency

Nigel Farage-backed Brexit group insults Emmanuel Macron after victory over Marine Le Pen

Nigel Farage-backed Brexit group insults Emmanuel Macron

Leave.EU blasted France's president-elect on Twitter, saying the French had 'rolled over like they did in 1940'

Banksy EU mural in Dover provokes online debate

Banksy Brexit mural in Dover provokes heated online debate

Banksy EU mural in Dover provokes online debate

The illustration which appeared near the A20 showed a man cracking a star off an EU flag

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

After Emily Thornberry likened Theresa May to Cersei Lannister, which other political leaders match up to Game of Thrones characters?

Which UK political leaders compare to Game of Thrones characters?

Emily Thornberry likened Theresa May to Cersei Lannister. We thought we'd compare the others

'Labour have written their suicide note with Jeremy Corbyn', says David Mellor

'Labour have written their suicide note with Jeremy Corbyn', says David Mellor

'Labour have written their suicide note with Jeremy Corbyn', says David Mellor

The former Tory MP and broadcaster spoke to Paul Ross about the local election tallies as the results come through

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Theresa May speech: 'Senior figures say Britain doesn't understand reality as EU defines it,' says John Redwood

Brexit 'dinner party from hell' article wrong on all counts, says John Redwood

Brexit 'dinner party from hell' article wrong on all counts, says John Redwood

The Tory grandee defended Theresa May's speech in an interview with James Whale

Theresa May launches extraordinary attack on top EU officials

Theresa May accuses top EU officials of trying to frustrate Brexit

Theresa May accuses top EU officials of trying to frustrate Brexit

The Prime Minister accused them of trying to torpedo Brexit and meddle in the UK general election

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Twitter reacts to Malcolm Baker after he accosts Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron

'I love Malcolm Baker and his fantastic company': The best reactions to Tim Farron's Brexit grilling

The best reactions to Tim Farron's Brexit grilling

The pensioner had a heated argument with the leader of the Liberal Democrats, and the video posted to Twitter has gone viral

Brexit: 'Juncker regards a prosperous UK with friendly EU relationship as a threat to the Union', says MEP Daniel Hannan

'Jean-Claude Juncker regards a good Brexit as a threat to the entire EU', says MEP Daniel Hannan

Juncker regards a good Brexit as a threat to the entire EU, says Daniel Hannan

The politician spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the so-called Brexit bill, claiming the European Commission president is terrified that the EU's core doctrine of 'ever closer union' will be threatened

Brexit: David Davis insists UK won't pay €100bn divorce bill

Brexit: David Davis insists UK won't pay €100bn EU divorce bill

Brexit: David Davis insists UK won't pay €100bn EU divorce bill

The Brexit Secretary made this clear to Good Morning Britain amid claims by the Financial Times that the bill has increased

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Article 50: Should no deal for the UK be acquired, could it be reversed?

Brexit: Could Article 50 actually be reversed?

Brexit: Could Article 50 actually be reversed?

The formal process for the United Kingdom to leave the EU was triggered in March, and the two-year negotiation period has begun

'Brexit negotiations will be dirty, confrontational and not conducted secretly', says journalist

'Brexit dinner leak is Juncker's dirty attempt to divide and rule', says Telegraph journalist

'Brexit dinner leak is Juncker's dirty attempt to divide and rule'

The Telegraph's Europe Editor Peter Foster tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that Theresa May is naive if she thinks Brexit negotiations will be completed in secret

'Reports of Brexit talks will show the Commission in a bad light around Europe', says trade negotiator

Jean-Claude Juncker has damaged himself by leaking Brexit dinner details to the press, says trade negotiator

'Juncker has damaged himself by leaking Brexit dinner details to the press'

Shanker Singham believes negotiation powers in Europe will be shifted from the Commission to council ministers quickly

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

'Angela Merkel's Brexit comments on UK politicians are actually beneficial for Theresa May', says political editor

Merkel's latest Brexit comments actually help Theresa May, says political editor

Merkel's latest Brexit comments actually help Theresa May, says political editor

Angela Merkel claims British politicians are living under and illusion that the UK will keep its rights after leaving the EU

Donald Tusk warns Britain it must honour EU financial commitments before trade talks begin

Donald Tusk warns Britain it must pay 'divorce bill' before Brexit trade talks can begin

Donald Tusk warns UK must pay 'divorce bill' before Brexit trade talks can begin

The president of the European Council has said that the UK must sort out its history with the EU, before it sorts out its future

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

European Parliament claims Marine Le Pen's 'fake jobs' scandal cost '€5 million'

European Parliament claims Marine Le Pen's 'fake jobs' scandal cost €5 million

Marine Le Pen's 'fake jobs' scandal cost €5 million, claims European Parliament

An ongoing probe in whether the former leader of the Front National paid her assistants with parliamentary funds for work completed in France

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