Brexit

Monday, June 29, 2020

Monday, June 29, 2020

Nigel Farage: Boris Johnson needs to get out of this woke PC agenda

Nigel Farage: Boris Johnson needs to get out of this woke PC agenda

The Brexit Party leader has claimed that the government is out of step with the country over the Black Lives Matter movement.

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Andrea Leadsom ‘very optimistic’ about UK’s post-Brexit prospects

Andrea Leadsom ‘very optimistic’ about UK’s post-Brexit prospects

The former Business Secretary told talkRADIO she was confident that the UK will be able to strike a Free Trade Agreement with the EU.

Friday, June 19, 2020

Friday, June 19, 2020

Kate Hoey: We warned Labour it was losing support, no one listened

Kate Hoey: We warned Labour it was losing support, no one listened

The ex-Labour MP said she warned the party against its election strategy, after a damning report on its historic defeat was published today.

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Brexit: UK-Australia deal could be secured in ‘months not years’

Brexit: UK-Australia deal could be secured in ‘months not years’

The Australian High Commissioner to the UK has told talkRADIO a free trade deal could be agreed between the UK and Australia within months.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

SNP’s Pete Wishart jokes of commissioning Michael Gove statue

SNP’s Pete Wishart jokes of commissioning Michael Gove statue

The SNP MP claimed Mr Gove's Brexit stance had boosted support for Scottish independence and joked that it should be honoured by a statue.

Monday, June 15, 2020

Monday, June 15, 2020

Brexit: ‘Very good’ chance of reaching UK-EU trade deal, says PM

Brexit: ‘Very good’ chance of reaching UK-EU trade deal, says PM

The PM said he believes the UK and the EU can strike a trade deal by the end of 2020, "provided we really focus now and get on and do it".

Friday, June 5, 2020

Friday, June 5, 2020

Michel Barnier insists still no progress in Brexit trade talks

Michel Barnier insists still no progress in Brexit trade talks

Mr Barnier accused the UK team of continually seeking “to distance themselves” from the political declaration agreed by Boris Johnson.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Friday, May 29, 2020

Kate Hoey: Same people in media ‘obsessed’ with criticising

Kate Hoey: Same people in media ‘obsessed’ with criticising

Former Labour MP Kate Hoey has compared the media’s coverage of the coronavirus pandemic to that of the Brexit debate.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Michel Barnier: EU ‘open’ to two-year Brexit extension

Michel Barnier: EU ‘open’ to two-year Brexit extension

The European Union would allow a two-year extension to the Brexit transition period if the UK asked for one, its chief negotiator has said.

BBC Newsnight criticised for Dominic Cummings coverage

BBC Newsnight criticised for Dominic Cummings coverage

Columnist André Walker has angrily criticised the BBC for its handling of the Dominic Cummings controversy.

Dan Wootton: The establishment is out to get Dominic Cummings

Dan Wootton: The establishment is out to get Dominic Cummings

talkRADIO’s Dan Wootton has said the outcry over Dominic Cummings' alleged lockdown breach was linked to his role in delivering Brexit.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Brexit trade deal: The EU needs to face reality, says David Davis

Brexit trade deal: The EU needs to face reality, says David Davis

The former Brexit Secretary said he is hopeful the Britain will strike a trade deal with the EU before the end of the transition period.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Electoral Commission ‘hounded Leave campaigners’, says Tory MP

Electoral Commission ‘hounded Leave campaigners’, says Tory MP

Peter Bone criticised the Electoral Commission for its investigation of Brexit campaigners and called for the watchdog to be reviewed.

Monday, May 18, 2020

Monday, May 18, 2020

US trade talks ‘positive and constructive’, says Liz Truss

US trade talks ‘positive and constructive’, says Liz Truss

The International Trade Secretary said progress has been made to secure a post-Brexit trade deal with the US after the first round of talks.

Friday, May 15, 2020

Friday, May 15, 2020

Michel Barnier: EU ‘will not act in haste’ in Brexit trade talks

Michel Barnier: EU ‘will not act in haste’ in Brexit trade talks

The EU’s chief negotiator warned that the bloc will not rush a post-Brexit trade deal, as Britain and Brussels look continue to lock horns.

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Thursday, May 14, 2020

UK continues to resist key EU demands in Brexit trade talks

UK continues to resist key EU demands in Brexit trade talks

Britain will not surrender to EU demands on fisheries and a level playing field in a post-Brexit trade deal, the government has said.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Minister rejects renewed calls to extend Brexit transition period

Minister rejects renewed calls to extend Brexit transition period

NI Secretary Brandon Lewis has dismissed fresh calls for an extension of the Brexit transition period amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Brexit: UK outlines objectives for free trade deal with Japan

Brexit: UK outlines objectives for free trade deal with Japan

International Trade Secretary Liz Truss said the UK hopes a deal with Japan will go further than the existing EU free trade agreement.

Friday, May 8, 2020

Friday, May 8, 2020

Darren Grimes: Electoral commission ‘part of the mob’

Darren Grimes: Electoral commission ‘part of the mob’

The Brexit campaigner has lambasted the Electoral Commission after a case it brought against him was dropped after nearly four years.

Friday, May 1, 2020

Friday, May 1, 2020

Arron Banks and Electoral Commission settle Brexit dispute

Arron Banks and Electoral Commission settle Brexit dispute

The Leave.EU founder has reached a settlement with the Electoral Commission over alleged electoral offences in the 2016 referendum.

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Keir Starmer urges Labour to be ‘prouder of being patriotic’

Keir Starmer urges Labour to be ‘prouder of being patriotic’

The Labour leader urged his party to be prouder of being patriotic and said differences between Brexit beliefs were “yesterday’s argument”.

Brexit: UK warns it will not ‘subordinate’ its laws to EU

Brexit: UK warns it will not ‘subordinate’ its laws to EU

Britain has criticised the European Union for the “limited progress” made in the latest rounds of talks on a future post-Brexit trade deal.

Friday, April 24, 2020

Friday, April 24, 2020

Progress ‘disappointing’ in post-Brexit trade talks, says EU

Progress ‘disappointing’ in post-Brexit trade talks, says EU

The EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier said the UK had refused to “commit seriously” on several fundamental points in the latest talks.

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Brexit talks continue amid calls to extend transition period

Brexit talks continue amid calls to extend transition period

The UK and the EU have been urged not to add to the global coronavirus “uncertainty” by refusing to give more time to trade talks.

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Iain Duncan Smith: UK now ‘much stronger’ in Brexit trade talks

Iain Duncan Smith: UK now ‘much stronger’ in Brexit trade talks

The Brexiteer said the power between the EU and the UK is shifting in post-Brexit trade negotiations ahead of the next round of talks.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Motion for new Brexit bank holiday clears first hurdle

Motion for new Brexit bank holiday clears first hurdle

Tory MP Peter Bone has proposed a “United Kingdom Day” to be held on the Friday nearest June 23 – the anniversary of the 2016 EU referendum.

Monday, March 2, 2020

Monday, March 2, 2020

Liz Truss: UK seeking ‘rapid progress’ in US trade deal

Liz Truss: UK seeking ‘rapid progress’ in US trade deal

The International Trade Secretary has said "both sides are very committed" to reaching an agreement as the UK revealed its negotiation aims.

Friday, February 28, 2020

Friday, February 28, 2020

Heathrow CEO: No ‘global Britain’ without airport expansion

Heathrow CEO: No ‘global Britain’ without airport expansion

John Holland-Kaye said stopping the third runway would be "taking back control with one hand and giving it to the French with the other”.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Thursday, February 27, 2020

UK could abandon trade talks with EU if no progress by June

UK could abandon trade talks with EU if no progress by June

The UK has set out its Brexit trade stance but said if no progress is made by June, it may have to focus on no deal preparations instead.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

David Davis: Failing to reach trade deal would hurt EU more than UK

David Davis: Failing to reach trade deal would hurt EU more than UK

The former Brexit Secretary has claimed Britain has the upper hand in trade negotiations, as officials begin drawing battle lines.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Martin Daubney: Sadiq Khan acting as Mother Teresa of Remainers

Martin Daubney: Sadiq Khan acting as Mother Teresa of Remainers

The former Brexit Party MEP criticised the Mayor’s suggestion that Remain-supporting Londoners keep their EU rights as “gesture politics”.

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Sadiq Khan: Let ‘devastated’ Londoners keep EU citizenship

Sadiq Khan: Let ‘devastated’ Londoners keep EU citizenship

The Mayor of London has urged the government to give British nationals to option to pay a fee and keep their EU rights after Brexit.

Friday, February 14, 2020

Friday, February 14, 2020

‘This isn’t the Brexit I voted for’ says Brexiteer in airport queue

‘This isn’t the Brexit I voted for’ says Brexiteer in airport queue

Colin Browning has faced ridicule after he complained that a 55-minute wait at passport control in Amsterdam was not what he voted for.

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Thursday, February 6, 2020

More than three million EU citizens apply to stay in the UK after Brexit

More than three million EU citizens apply to stay in the UK after Brexit

Home Secretary Priti Patel said: "It's the biggest scheme of its kind in British history and means that EU citizens can evidence their rights for decades to come"

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Brexit sparks London 'housing boom'

Brexit sparks London 'housing boom'

Estate agents claim buyer interest is at its highest rate for 15 years

Friday, January 31, 2020

Friday, January 31, 2020

Brexit Day: Vigils to be held in Scotland

Brexit Day: Vigils to be held in Scotland

A “Missing EU Already” rally is set to take place outside Scottish Parliament while Stirling will host a “Keep a Light on for the EU” event.

Nigel Farage: ‘11pm tonight will be remarkable victory for democracy’

Nigel Farage: ‘11pm tonight will be remarkable victory for democracy’

The Brexit Party leader has hailed today as a “moment in history” as Britain gears up for its departure from the European Union.

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Thursday, January 30, 2020

‘Brexit’: How it became a household name

‘Brexit’: How it became a household name

As Britain prepares to leave the EU, new data shows just how many times the word “Brexit” has been used in the House of Commons since 2014.

Lance Forman MEP: Leaving European Parliament a ‘joyous occasion’

Lance Forman MEP: Leaving European Parliament a ‘joyous occasion’

British MEPs are packing up their offices in Brussels as the UK enters its last full day as a member of the European Union.

Monday, January 27, 2020

Monday, January 27, 2020

Canary editor compares Brexit celebrations to Nazi Germany

Canary editor compares Brexit celebrations to Nazi Germany

Kerry-Anne Mendoza suggests celebrations to mark the UK’s withdrawal from the EU could descend into a “21st century kristallnacht”.

Friday, January 24, 2020

Friday, January 24, 2020

Iain Duncan Smith: Next Brexit phase ‘most difficult of all’

Iain Duncan Smith: Next Brexit phase ‘most difficult of all’

The Conservative MP has said Britain now faces the "most difficult phase of all" after Boris Johnson’s Brexit Bill became UK law yesterday.

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Thursday, January 23, 2020

Boris Johnson: We’ve crossed the Brexit finish line

Boris Johnson: We’ve crossed the Brexit finish line

Boris Johnson has hailed crossing the “Brexit finish line” after the Parliament approved his Withdrawal Agreement Bill for the final time.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

MPs to reconsider Brexit deal amendments after Lords defeats

MPs to reconsider Brexit deal amendments after Lords defeats

Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal will return to the Commons for further scrutiny today after he suffered five defeats in the House of Lords.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Brexit day Cabinet meeting to be held in north of England

Brexit day Cabinet meeting to be held in north of England

Boris Johnson has planned to take his Cabinet on tour to the North of England as part of his promise to “work for the whole country”.

Friday, January 17, 2020

Friday, January 17, 2020

Christine Jardine: We should be giving EU citizens more respect

Christine Jardine: We should be giving EU citizens more respect

The Liberal Democrat MP said EU citizens who have lived and worked in Britain "for decades" should be given an automatic right to remain.

Nigel Farage: Government too embarrassed to celebrate Brexit

Nigel Farage: Government too embarrassed to celebrate Brexit

The outgoing MEP said the decision by Commons officials to rule out chiming Big Ben showed the government was "embarrassed" by Brexit.

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Six ‘serious criminals’ denied right to live in UK after Brexit

Six ‘serious criminals’ denied right to live in UK after Brexit

The Home Office has finalised the applications of 2.45 million EU citizens to live and work in the UK after Brexit but denied six criminals.

Crowdfunder for Big Ben Brexit bong reaches £100k

Crowdfunder for Big Ben Brexit bong reaches £100k

The fundraising page for Big Ben to chime on January 31 has reached 20 per cent of its target in less than 24 hours.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Calls for church bells to ring for Brexit met with opposition

Calls for church bells to ring for Brexit met with opposition

The Central Council of Church Bell Ringers said it does not endorse ringing bells in churches “for political reasons” such as Brexit.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Mark Francois: I offered to ‘whack’ Big Ben for Brexit myself

Mark Francois: I offered to ‘whack’ Big Ben for Brexit myself

The Conservative MP said it was "brilliant" that the PM has suggested a crowdfunder to meet the costs of "bonging" Big Ben on Brexit day.

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Thursday, January 9, 2020

MP: Taking rights of child refugees out of Brexit Bill ‘disgusting’

MP: Taking rights of child refugees out of Brexit Bill ‘disgusting’

Christine Jardine said the government’s decision not to enshrine the rights of child refugees in the Brexit Bill is a "discredit to all of us".

MP calls for public buildings to fly Union flag to mark Brexit day

MP calls for public buildings to fly Union flag to mark Brexit day

Sir John Hayes said flying the national flag would be a "fitting tribute" and would show that Britain is "unafraid of our patriotism".

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

EU official: ‘Impossible’ to agree full trade deal by end of 2020

EU official: ‘Impossible’ to agree full trade deal by end of 2020

Ursula Von der Leyen has said negotiators "cannot expect to agree on every single aspect" of an EU-UK trade deal without an extension.

Monday, January 6, 2020

Monday, January 6, 2020

Nigel Farage will 'never say never' to knighthood or peerage

Nigel Farage will 'never say never' to knighthood or peerage

The Brexit Party leader said the House of Lords "needs to go", but refused to rule out the possibility of becoming a Sir or Lord.

Monday, December 30, 2019

Monday, December 30, 2019

Sajid Javid confirms £3bn to help farmers ‘thrive’ after Brexit

Sajid Javid confirms £3bn to help farmers ‘thrive’ after Brexit

The Chancellor said farmers can enter the new year "with confidence" after announcing the funds to support them after the UK leaves the EU.

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