By Daisy Busel

Friday 15 November 2019

Friday 15 November 2019

General election 2019: Full list of candidates in Scotland

General election 2019: Full list of candidates in Scotland

The general election will see 59 MPs elected in Scotland - take a look at who is running.

General election 2019: Full list of candidates in Northern Ireland

General election 2019: Full list of candidates in Northern Ireland

Eighteen parliamentary seats are up for grabs in Northern Ireland for the general election on December 12. Find out who is running here.

Ann Widdecombe: Tories offered me a Brexit role if I stood down

Ann Widdecombe: Tories offered me a Brexit role if I stood down

The Brexit Party MEP said Downing Street officials offered her a position in Brexit negotiations if she withdrew from the election race.

Labour pledge free broadband for all by 2030

Labour pledge free broadband for all by 2030

Labour has said it will "bring communities together" with free internet for homes and businesses, but the Lib Dems say it is too expensive.

Lib Dems promise £100bn fund to fight climate change

Lib Dems promise £100bn fund to fight climate change

Deputy leader Sir Ed Davey will say in a speech today that the plan will see Britain become a world leader in wind and tidal power.

Thursday 14 November 2019

Thursday 14 November 2019

Turkey deports British IS suspect

Turkey deports British IS suspect

Turkey has deported one British and seven German IS suspects back to their home countries.

Donald Tusk: ‘Don’t give up’ on reversing Brexit

Donald Tusk: ‘Don’t give up’ on reversing Brexit

The outgoing European Council president urged Remain campaigners not to "give up" in their fight to stop Brexit.

Met Police arrest 17 in human trafficking raids

Met Police arrest 17 in human trafficking raids

The force said it recovered 29 potential human trafficking victims in searches of London addresses that led to 17 arrests this morning.

SNP: ‘Unfair’ to exclude Nicola Sturgeon from TV debate

SNP: ‘Unfair’ to exclude Nicola Sturgeon from TV debate

Nicola Sturgeon will join Jo Swinson in taking legal action after being excluded from a televised leaders' debate ahead of the election.

Brexit Party chairman: ‘All our nomination papers are in’

Brexit Party chairman: ‘All our nomination papers are in’

Richard Tice has said all nominations for Brexit Party candidates have been submitted, despite pressure to withdraw from marginal seats.

Priti Patel: Conservatives will reduce overall immigration

Priti Patel: Conservatives will reduce overall immigration

The Conservative's have pledged to cut overall immigration, while hitting out at Labour policy, saying Jeremy Corbyn would see it "surge".

Wednesday 13 November 2019

Wednesday 13 November 2019

Cocaine worth £20m smuggled in blocks of frozen meat

Cocaine worth £20m smuggled in blocks of frozen meat

A man has been charged after a stash of cocaine worth more than £20 million wrapped in frozen meat was seized from the back of his lorry.

Greta Thunberg to set sail back across Atlantic

Greta Thunberg to set sail back across Atlantic

The 16-year-old climate activist is returning to Europe after a global climate meeting was relocated from Chile to Spain.

David Gauke: Conservative majority ‘not in national interest’

David Gauke: Conservative majority ‘not in national interest’

The former Justice Secretary told talkRADIO a parliamentary majority for his former party would mean "essentially a no-deal Brexit".

Liberal Democrats promise £500m to fight knife crime

Liberal Democrats promise £500m to fight knife crime

Jo Swinson has said her party would invest £500 million into youth services to combat knife crime if they win the election on December 12.

Michael Gove: PM ‘hit the nail on the head’ with Jeremy Corbyn jibe

Michael Gove: PM ‘hit the nail on the head’ with Jeremy Corbyn jibe

The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster has defended "onanism" comments that Boris Johnson is set to make about Jeremy Corbyn over Brexit.

Labour pledges to ‘end NHS crisis’ with £26bn ‘rescue plan’

Labour pledges to ‘end NHS crisis’ with £26bn ‘rescue plan’

Health funding will get a £26 billion boost under a Labour government, funded by taxing the richest in society, the party has promised.

Tuesday 12 November 2019

Tuesday 12 November 2019

Woman who murdered her two teenage sons jailed for life

Woman who murdered her two teenage sons jailed for life

Sarah Barrass and Brandon Machin have been jailed for life for strangling 13-year-old Tristan Barrass and 14-year-old Blake Barrass.

Uber driver jailed for sexually assaulting 'defenceless' passenger

Uber driver jailed for sexually assaulting 'defenceless' passenger

Temur Shah, 45, was jailed for sexually assaulting a female passenger while she was leaning out of his car door to vomit.

Annunziata Rees-Mogg to quit ‘vicious political world’ next year

Annunziata Rees-Mogg to quit ‘vicious political world’ next year

The Brexit Party MEP has said she is looking forward to retiring from politics when she gives birth to her third child, due in March.

Dominic Grieve: PM is ‘a liar’ and Corbyn would be ‘disastrous’

Dominic Grieve: PM is ‘a liar’ and Corbyn would be ‘disastrous’

Dominic Grieve has labelled Boris Johnson a "liar" but said he will do "everything possible" to stop Jeremy Corbyn becoming Prime Minister.

Nigel Farage: I was offered a peerage but I’m not for sale

Nigel Farage: I was offered a peerage but I’m not for sale

The Brexit Party leader has told talkRADIO he is "not for sale" after speculation that he stood down candidates in exchange for a Lordship.

Boris Johnson to chair emergency meeting over flooding

Boris Johnson to chair emergency meeting over flooding

The Prime Minister will chair the Cobra meeting this afernoon after the north of England was hit by severe flooding last week.

Monday 11 November 2019

Monday 11 November 2019

Extinction Rebellion float house down River Thames

Extinction Rebellion float house down River Thames

The demonstration aimed to show impact of climate change by highlighting the threat of rising sea levels.

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