By Thea de Gallier

Monday 17 December 2018

Monday 17 December 2018

Brexit deal vote to be held in January, Theresa May says

Brexit deal vote to be held in January, Theresa May says

Brexit deal vote to be held in January, Theresa May says

Theresa May told the House of Commons on Monday that the meaningful vote on her Brexit deal will be held in the third week of January

David Davies 'welcomes' Big Lottery Fund's 'review' of grant to transgender charity

David Davies 'welcomes' Big Lottery Fund's 'review' of grant to transgender charity

David Davies 'welcomes' Big Lottery Fund's 'review' of grant to trans charity

David Davies MP told talkRADIO that he 'welcomes' the fact that the Big Lottery Fund is reviewing a £500,000 grant to transgender charity Mermaids

Conservative MP has said in the past that Remainers will not be able to 'stall' Brexit with a second referendum, but now says that it is looking more likely

Nadine Dorries 'fears a second referendum is getting closer'

Nadine Dorries 'fears a second referendum is getting closer'

Conservative MP has said in the past that Remainers will not be able to 'stall' Brexit with a second referendum, but now says that it is looking more likely

Fifth Strasbourg shooting victim dies

Fifth Strasbourg shooting victim dies

Fifth Strasbourg shooting victim dies

A fifth person has died after being shot in an attack in Strasbourg

'Leave would win by a greater margin' in a second referendum, says Kate Hoey

'Leave would win by a greater margin' in a second referendum, says Kate Hoey

'Leave would win by a greater margin' in a second referendum, says Kate Hoey

Leave campaigner Kate Hoey and Remainer Jim Fitzpatrick MP joined Julia Hartley-Brewer to discuss a second referendum

Lord Adonis: 'Labour must unite to bring a second referendum'

Lord Adonis: 'Labour must unite to bring a second referendum'

Lord Adonis: 'Labour must unite to bring a second referendum'

Lord Andrew Adonis urges the Labour party to vote for a second referendum including a Remain option

Thursday 6 December 2018

Thursday 6 December 2018

Is Fairytale of New York homophobic for its 'f****t' lyric?

Is Fairytale of New York 'homophobic' for its 'f****t' lyric?

Is Fairytale of New York 'homophobic' for its 'f****t' lyric?

There are fresh calls to censor Fairytale of New York from the LGBT community unhappy about the 'f****t' lyric

Police put under 'strain' by threat of prosecution for driver who knocked criminal off moped

Police put under 'strain' by threat of prosecution for driver who knocked criminal off moped

Police put under 'strain' by threat of prosecution for moped-ramming driver

A former police officer said that the threat of charges for a policeman who knocked an offender off a moped in London would reduce moral in the Metropolitan Police

'Worrying' study finds some Brits don't think non-consensual sex with a long-term partner is rape

'Worrying' study finds some Brits don't think non-consensual sex with a long-term partner is rape

'Worrying' study finds some Brits don't think you can be raped by a partner

The End Violence Against Women Coalition study found that some British adults did not think a non-violent assault was rape, or that sex without consent within a relationship was rape

O2 customers unable to use mobile data after technical fault

O2 customers unable to use mobile data after technical fault

O2 customers unable to use mobile data after technical fault

The mobile network O2 is investigating a data outage

Sammy Wilson: 'DUP will withdraw our support' if May pursues deal after meaningful vote

Sammy Wilson: 'DUP will withdraw our support' if May pursues deal after meaningful vote

Sammy Wilson: 'DUP will withdraw our support' if May pursues deal after vote

DUP Brexit spokesman Sammy Wilson said the party will back Theresa May if there was a no confidence vote, but would withdraw support if she continued to push her deal after it being voted down

Wednesday 5 December 2018

Wednesday 5 December 2018

The Transgender debate: Toilets, self-identification and sharing public spaces

The Transgender debate: Toilets, self-identification and sharing public spaces

The Transgender debate: Toilets, self-identification and sharing public spaces

A debate on the Matthew Wright show tackled the issue of transgender rights and toilets, and whether a trans person’s right to identify as the opposite gender should come before a biological woman’s concerns about sharing a private space with someone who may have a penis.

Brexit legal advice: What does it say, how does the backstop work and would Theresa May's deal keep the UK aligned to the EU?

Brexit legal advice: What does it say, how does the backstop work and would Theresa May's deal keep the UK aligned to the EU?

Brexit legal advice: The key points

The legal advice from Attorney General Geoffrey Cox to Theresa May on the Brexit backstop has been published. Here's what it says

Andy Burnham: 'The north-south divide has got even bigger'

Andy Burnham: 'Shovelling money into London' won't help the north of England grow

Andy Burnham: 'Shovelling money into London' won't help the north of England

Andy Burnham says 'shovelling money into London' to try and address affordability problems in the South East will not help the north of England grow

Dominic Raab: Staying in the EU would be 'historic humiliation' for the UK

Dominic Raab: Staying in the EU would be 'historic humiliation' for the UK

Dominic Raab: Staying in the EU would be 'historic humiliation' for the UK

Dominic Raab has said that Theresa May must 'stand up to Brussels' if her deal is voted down, and that there would be 'costs' to staying in the EU if Brexit was stalled

Tuesday 4 December 2018

Tuesday 4 December 2018

Sir Bernard Jenkin says government's next steps will 'determine its future'

Sir Bernard Jenkin says government's next steps will 'determine its future'

Sir Bernard Jenkin says government's next steps will 'determine its future'

Sir Bernard Jenkin told Julia Hartley-Brewer that how the government handles the Brexit fallout will have a knock-on effect

Monday 3 December 2018

Monday 3 December 2018

Olly Robbins confirms backstop concerns as Jacob Rees-Mogg says the EU has the UK 'right where they wanted'

Olly Robbins confirms backstop concerns as Jacob Rees-Mogg says the EU has the UK 'exactly where they wanted'

Olly Robbins confirms backstop concerns to Jacob Rees-Mogg

During a Committee for Exiting the European Union session, Jacob Rees-Mogg quizzed Olly Robbins about his reported comments on the backstop and said it was a favourable situation only for the EU

'No Brexit' is a risk if deal is defeated, says Brexit Secretary

'No Brexit' is a risk if deal is defeated, says Brexit Secretary

'No Brexit' is a risk if deal is defeated, says Brexit Secretary

Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay told the Committee for Exiting the European Union that 'no deal or no Brexit' were risks if the deal was defeated

'The idea that animal welfare will improve by banning meat-based sayings is pie in the sky', says commentator

'Animal welfare won't improve by banning meat-based sayings', says commentator

Andre Walker told Mike Graham that banning meat-based phrases to improve animal welfare and appease vegans is 'pie in the sky'

You can now buy the Big Issue using your contactless debit card

You can now buy the Big Issue using your contactless debit card

You can now buy the Big Issue using your contactless debit card

The Big Issue has teamed up with iZettle to allow sellers to take contactless payment

Nigel Farage would 'boycott' second referendum if the options were Theresa May's deal or Remain

Nigel Farage would 'boycott' second referendum if the options were Theresa May's deal or Remain

Nigel Farage would 'boycott' second vote if options were May deal or Remain

Nigel Farage told Julia Hartley-Brewer that there would be 'no acceptable form of Leave to vote for' if a second referendum offered a choice between Theresa May's deal or Remain

Theresa May must 'think again' about Brexit deal if it doesn't get through parliament, says Dominic Raab

Theresa May must 'think again' about Brexit deal if it doesn't get through parliament, says Dominic Raab

Theresa May must 'think again' about Brexit deal if vote is lost, says Raab

Former Brexit secretary Dominic Raab said that Theresa May should reconsider the terms of the deal if it's defeated in parliament, and that a rebellion was a 'risk'

Dominic Grieve predicts Tories would 'unite' behind Theresa May in no confidence vote

Dominic Grieve predicts Tories would 'unite' behind Theresa May in no confidence vote

Dominic Grieve predicts Tories would 'unite' behind May in no confidence vote

Former Attorney General Dominic Grieve says he would not vote against the Prime Minister if a no confidence vote in Theresa May was triggered

Irish backstop a 'bad outcome' for the UK, Theresa May secretly warned

Irish backstop a 'bad outcome' for the UK, Theresa May secretly warned

Irish backstop a 'bad outcome' for the UK, Theresa May secretly warned

Chief Brexit adviser Olly Robbins reportedly wrote to Theresa May warning the Irish border backstop would be a 'bad outcome'

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