EU referendum

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Trump, Brexit and Leicester - the crazy things that have happened in 2016

Trump, Brexit and Leicester: has there ever been a crazier year than 2016?

Trump, Brexit and Leicester: has there ever been a crazier year than 2016?

2016 has been an eventful year, to say the least

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

'Project Fear was an absolute disgrace', says Sir Bill Cash

Brexit campaigner Bill Cash says Leave 'lies' were just errors of judgement

Brexit campaigner Bill Cash says Leave 'lies' were just errors of judgement

His comment follows a complaint being submitted to the Crown Prosecution Service claiming the Vote Leave campaign misled voters

LISTEN: Paul Ross argues with UKIP's Elizabeth Jones after she claims High Court judges' academic upbringing coloured their ruling

UKIP NEC member Liz Jones clashes with Paul Ross over 'elitist Brexit judges' claim

UKIP's Liz Jones clashes with Paul Ross over 'elitist Brexit judges' claim

The former leadership candidate claimed they had differing views from the public because of their 'narrow academic genepool'

Friday, November 4, 2016

Friday, November 4, 2016

Brexit - the problem with a referendum that isn't legally-binding

Brexit Article 50 verdict: Referendums are ignored more often than you think

Referendums are ignored more often than you think

The UK voted to leave the European Union in June, but the fact that it isn't legally binding could be the dampening of Brexiteer hopes

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Angela Merkel urged by academics to "block Brexit" with constructive negotiations

Angela Merkel urged to step in and 'block Brexit' after High Court Article 50 verdict

Merkel urged to step in and 'block Brexit' after High Court Article 50 verdict

The German Chancellor has been told 'Brexit is not a done deal' in the wake of today's High Court ruling

'The judges got it catastrophically wrong', says John Redwood MP after High Court ruling

High Court Article 50 verdict: MPs don't really want a vote on Brexit, says John Redwood

MPs aren't bothered about voting on Brexit, says John Redwood

Theresa May can't trigger Article 50 without a vote in Parliament after the High Court's decision

Parliament vote on Article 50 'doesn't bypass will of the British public', says Iain Wright MP

Brexit High Court verdict: Parliamentary vote on Article 50 doesn't bypass the public, says Iain Wright MP

MPs' vote won't bypass British public, says Iain Wright MP

The High Court ruled that the government can only trigger article 50 with Parliament's approval

Reactions to the High Court ruling negative among prominent leave campaigners

Article 50 High Court verdict: Arron Banks and Nigel Farage blast verdict - while Boris Johnson says nothing

Brexit backers condemn 'betrayal' after Article 50 High Court verdict

The High Court ruled that the government cannot trigger Article 50 without Parliamentary approval

Value of the pound rises after High Court ruling for the first time since August

Brexit High Court ruling: Value of pound rises after for first time since August

Value of pound rises after Brexit High Court ruling

The High Court ruled that Theresa May's government can't trigger Article 50 without Parliament's approval

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Videos, pigs and embarrassment - Find out more about Theresa May's Brexit fears

Brexit recordings are massively awkward for Theresa May, says journalist Rupert Myers

Brexit recordings are massively awkward for Theresa May, says journalist

Jon Holmes decided to find out more about the leaked videos of Theresa May expressing her fears over Brexit

Monday, October 24, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016

Brexit: Theresa May to open forum for Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Wales to discuss negotiations

Brexit: Theresa May extends olive branch to Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales

Brexit: Theresa May extends olive branch to Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales

The Westminster government has promised its devolved counterparts a 'democratic forum' to be chaired by Brexit Secretary David Davis

Friday, October 21, 2016

Friday, October 21, 2016

EU is 'completely dysfunctional but Theresa May's stating facts', says Sir Bill Cash MP

LISTEN Brexit campaigner Sir Bill Cash blasts 'tsunami of foolish requests' for second referendum

Brexit campaigner Sir Bill Cash blasts 'tsunami of requests' to re-run the vote

The MP for Stone agreed with the PM for stating the UK should still be at the heart of decisions within the EU

Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

'Nicola Sturgeon is trying to stay on the side of her team members', by suggesting a second referendum, says Scottish Labour Party politician

Nicola Sturgeon's referendum demand is simply an attempt to avoid SNP mutiny, claims Labour MSP

Sturgeon is only suggesting new referendum to appease colleagues, claims Labour

Nicola Sturgeon has claimed there may be a case for a second EU referendum, and also believes a Scottish independence vote is more likely than ever

'You'd have to be living on planet zog not to think Boris thought about what was best for him', says political editor of The Sunday Times

Boris Johnson's campaign tsar told him not to back Brexit, says author Tim Shipman

Boris Johnson's campaign tsar told him not to back Brexit, says author

Tim Shipman claims Ben Wallace told Johnson he should vote Remain so as not to align himself with the 'clowns' supporting Brexit.

Friday, October 14, 2016

Friday, October 14, 2016

George Galloway comments on the war against ISIS

ISIS and Al Qaeda "an existential threat to humanity" says George Galloway

George Galloway comments on the war against ISIS

"Boris Johnson's one man band encircled the Russian Embassy," George Galloway told listeners on Friday night.

Daniel Hannan MEP says that the referendum gave parliament a clear mandate

Brexit: Legal challenge to Theresa May triggering Article 50 is 'governing elite petulance'

Legal challenge to PM triggering Article 50 is 'governing elite petulance'

Daniel Hannan MEP called out the people bringing a challenge to the High Court to ensure MPs have a vote over when negotiations to leave the EU begin

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Brexit: Britain's 'divorce' bill could cost up to £20bn

Brexit: Britain's 'divorce' bill could cost €20bn

Brexit: Britain's 'divorce' bill could cost €20bn

Britain's Brexit bill could prove to be quite costly, according to new analysis

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Labour's 170 questions gives impression the party is 'trying to put a break on Brexit', says political commentator

Labour's 170 questions suggest party is trying to derail Brexit, says Dan Hodges

Labour's 170 questions suggest party is trying to derail Brexit, says Dan Hodges

Dan Hodges, a political commentator for The Mail on Sunday, explained how the opposition could be misinterpreted as an attempt to delay government ministers

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Article 50: 'Government should be held to account over EU deal', insists Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron

Brexit: Tim Farron says Britain can't afford to 'jump out of a plane without parachute'

Tim Farron and Julia Hartley-Brewer clash again over Brexit

The Liberal Democrat leader had a fiery clash with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Monday, October 10, 2016

Monday, October 10, 2016

Jeremy Corbyn enlists former rebels to calm shake-up concerns

Jeremy Corbyn enlists former rebels to calm purge concerns

Jeremy Corbyn enlists former rebels to calm purge concerns

The leader of the Labour Party conducted a surprise reshuffle of the Shadow Cabinet last week

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Ann Widdecombe on Strictly Come Dancing, the Tory Party Conference, and Brexit

Ann Widdecombe on Strictly Come Dancing, the Tory Party Conference, and Brexit

Ann Widdecombe on Strictly Come Dancing, the Tory Party Conference, and Brexit

The former Strictly star and Conservative politician spoke to James Max

Monday, October 3, 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016

Brexit: 'Fear of racial attacks is linked to nutters using social media', says Lord Norman Tebbit

Brexit: Fear of racial attacks 'whipped up by nutters on the social media' says Lord Tebbit

Lord Tebbit says post-Brexit race attack fears caused by 'social media nutters'

Tebbit also praised Theresa May after she announced plans to trigger Article 50 by March 2017 and confirmed the repeal of the European Communities Act

Friday, September 30, 2016

Friday, September 30, 2016

Liam Fox speech: 'It's the strongest hint we leave the EU customs union'

Brexit: Liam Fox speech 'is strongest hint yet UK will leave EU customs union'

Brexit: Liam Fox speech 'is strongest hint yet UK will leave EU customs union'

Stephen Booth, the co-director of Open Europe, spoke candidly about the International Trade Secretary's speech

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Brexit: 'I think people should vote, but what they should vote on is the deal', says leader of the Liberal Democrats

Tim Farron demands new Brexit referendum 'on the deal itself'

Tim Farron demands new Brexit referendum 'on the deal itself'

Lib Dem leader believes the public should be entitled to vote on the Brexit deal, and if it is rejected Brexit process should be stopped

Article 50: 'The only process other than Parliamentary process is to go to the Sovereign', says leading solicitor

Government 'worried they might lose Brexit vote', says leading solicitor

Government 'worried they might lose Brexit vote', says leading solicitor

Mark Stephens says the Queen could be called in to break the deadlock if MPs vote against triggering Article 50

Friday, September 23, 2016

Friday, September 23, 2016

Boris Johnson 'ambivalent' to Brexit, says journalist

Boris Johnson 'ambivalent' on Brexit, says his biographer

Boris Johnson 'ambivalent' on Brexit, says his biographer

Dave Hill explained his view on the Foreign Secretary's position after Sir Alan Duncan claimed he didn't want to leave the EU

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

LISTEN: Lib Dem leader Tim Farron and Julia Hartley-Brewer clash over the EU

LISTEN: Lib Dem leader Tim Farron angrily rejects Julia Hartley-Brewer's claim of 'Brexit denial'

Lib Dem leader Tim Farron and Julia Hartley-Brewer clash over 'Brexit denial'

The Liberal Democrat leader also spoke about Jeremy Corbyn and his 'ineffective' party

UK will ratify UN global climate change agreement by 2016's end, says PM

UK will remain part of global climate change fight after Brexit, says Theresa May

UK will remain part of global climate change fight after Brexit, says May

Theresa May assured a summit of world leaders at the United Nations that the UK remains a global player

Friday, September 16, 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016

Brexit: 'We're in a vicious cycle where Europeans think we're shooting ourselves in the head', says leading European journalist

Brexit, the European view: 'They think we're shooting ourselves in the head and want to punish us'

Brexit, the European view: 'They think we're shooting ourselves in the head'

Telegraph journalist Peter Foster says those in mainland Europe 'think we've failed to appreciate how marvellous the EU is'

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Thursday, September 15, 2016

'EU chiefs are trying to protect their beloved project even as it crashes down around them', says Nigel Farage

Brexit: EU leaders are fiddling while Rome burns, says Nigel Farage

EU leaders are fiddling while Rome burns, says Nigel Farage

Ukip leader says Britain has an 'ace hand' in Brexit negotiations

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Monday, September 12, 2016

Monday, September 12, 2016

'It's undemocratic to say it's David Cameron's fault we've left the European Union', says political commentator

David Cameron can't be blamed for Brexit, says political commentator John Rentoul

'David Cameron can't be blamed for Brexit'

Political commentator John Rentoul says it would be "undemocratic" to hold Cameron responsible, after the former Prime Minister announced his resignation as an MP

David Cameron resigns as Witney MP

David Cameron resigns as Witney MP

David Cameron resigns as Witney MP

The former Prime Minister has stepped down from his role in the Oxfordshire seat, less than three months after losing Brexit vote

Friday, September 9, 2016

Friday, September 9, 2016

'Theresa May is now dithering on Brexit for her own political reasons', says The New European

Theresa May is playing party politics with Brexit, says Pro-EU British newspaper

Theresa May is 'playing party politics with Brexit'

New European editor Matthew Kelly says Theresa May is 'dithering to unify the Tory party'

Monday, September 5, 2016

Monday, September 5, 2016

'Everybody who voted for Brexit, voted effectively for controlling our borders [through] a sensible points based system', says Nigel Farage

'Everybody who voted Brexit wants a points-based immigration system', says Nigel Farage

'Everybody who voted Brexit wants points-based immigration system', says Farage

Former Ukip leader backs points-based control despite Theresa May saying the system is unlikely

Friday, September 2, 2016

Friday, September 2, 2016

Nicola Sturgeon to launch second Scottish referendum bid

Nicola Sturgeon to launch second Scottish referendum bid on back of Brexit

Nicola Sturgeon to launch second Scottish referendum bid

The First Minister will hail her proposed referendum as the "biggest ever political listening exercise"

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Chequers Cabinet meeting: Theresa May will focus on civil servants, says MP

Brexit Chequers summit: Theresa May 'will tell ministers to get tough on civil servants'

Theresa May 'will tell ministers to get tough on civil servants' at Brexit summi

Tory MP Nigel Evans believes the Prime Minister will give a tough message regarding the UK's exit from the European Union

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Brexit: Parliament will have say on triggering Article 50

Brexit: Parliament will have say over Article 50, says Theresa May spokesperson

Parliament will have say on triggering Article 50, says May's spokesperson

Several parties are pushed for a Parliamentary vote on when Article 50 is triggered

Monday, August 29, 2016

Monday, August 29, 2016

Pro-EU campaigners make a funding plea to Brexiteers to help the Peoples' Challenge stop Theresa May from triggering Article 50 without a Parlimentary Act

Brexit: Pro-EU campaigners make funding plea to stop Theresa May triggering Article 50 without Parlimentary Act

Pro-EU group funding makes plea to Brexiteers over Article 50

The Peoples' Challenge is trying to ensure Prime Minister Theresa May gets Parliament's approval before beginning exit negotiations from the EU

Friday, August 26, 2016

Friday, August 26, 2016

'It's very undemocratic' - Chair of Labour Leave John Mills blasts Owen Smith for pledging to block Brexit

'It's very undemocratic' - Chair of Labour Leave, John Mills, blasts Owen Smith for pledging to block Brexit

Labour Leave Chair, John Mills, blasts Owen Smith for pledging to block Brexit

Mills claims 'it's completely wrong to go back over the ground again'

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Life of Farage - BBC comedy show to explore the former UKIP leader's life after resignation

BBC comedy show to explore former UKIP leader Nigel Farage's life after politics

BBC comedy show to explore Nigel Farage's life after UKIP

A one-off production has been commissioned to explore the 'day-to-day reality of being' the party's former leader

Nigel Farage vows to return to frontline politics IF Theresa May doesn't deliver Brexit

Nigel Farage vows to return to frontline politics IF Theresa May doesn't deliver Brexit

Farage vows to return to frontline politics IF May doesn't deliver Brexit

The former leader of UKIP told talkRADIO he couldn't let down the people he encouraged to vote Leave

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Germany's Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi have met to discuss Brexit

Brexit won't affect the future of the European Union, says former Tory MP Nick de Bois

Brexit won't affect the future of the European Union, says former Tory MP

De Bois said the EU's 'colossal structural issues' will remain long after Britain has quit the bloc

Friday, August 19, 2016

Friday, August 19, 2016

Brexit: expert warns of economic complacency despite sales increase

Brexit: 'shoppers are ignoring Project Fear and the high street remains buoyant'

Shoppers are ignoring 'Project Fear' and high street remains buoyant post-Brexit

But expert Annie Shaw reckons 'it's too early' to tell if this increase will curb recession

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Thursday, August 18, 2016

There are calls for more investment into smaller businesses

Too early to gauge Brexit economic impact, says financial expert

Financial experts are calling for more investment into small businesses

Justin Urquhart Stewart from Seven Investment Management discusses the fall in unemployment levels and says it's still too soon to suggest they were caused by Britain's exit from the European Union

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

NHS patient safety potentially at risk because staff from the EU aren't facing stringent langauge tests

Brexit presents 'excellent opportunity to improve doctors' grasp of English'

Brexit offers 'excellent opportunity to monitor doctors' language skills'

29 medics from the European Economic Area faced allegations of 'inadequate knowledge of English" in just one year, according to the Royal College of Surgeons

Monday, August 15, 2016

Monday, August 15, 2016

The pros and cons of a delayed Brexit

Brexit Delay: What are the pros and cons of holding the trigger on Article 50?

Brexit delay: What are the pros and cons of holding the trigger on Article 50?

How does delaying the exit from the European Union until 2019 affect you?

Brexiteers Daniel Hannan and Peter Whittle are divided over the delay to Article 50

Brexiteers Daniel Hannan and Peter Whittle divided over Article 50 delay

Brexiteers split over Article 50

Tory MEP Daniel Hannan and UKIP London Assembly member Peter Whittle offer starkly contrasting views on potential delay to Britain's separation from the European Union

Friday, August 12, 2016

Friday, August 12, 2016

Donald Trump is "playing a foolish game, driven by vanity and arrogance", a top US political commentator has told talkRADIO after a week in which the Republican candidate for the presidency appeared to sanction the assassination of his Democrat rival Hilary Clinton and suggesting the incumbent president, Barack Obama, is the "founder of ISIS".

Trump is "playing a foolish game, driven by vanity and arrogance," says The Independent's US digital editor

Trump is "playing a foolish game, driven by vanity and arrogance"

The US digital editor of The Independent tells Jonny Gould and Ash that the US presidential candidate is simply "throwing mud and hoping it sticks" as he continues his outspoken assault on the White House…

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Thursday, August 4, 2016

'We are on the verge of a recession unless something's done soon', says economist Chris Williamson

"We could be on the verge of a recession", warns economist Chris Williamson

"We could be on the verge of a recession", economist warns

Market specialist Chris Williamson says the government could be running out of options following Thursday's Bank of England interest-rate cut to 0.25%…

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Should the UK bring back the navy blue Passport after leaving the EU? Daniel Hannan insists it's 'emblematic of the fact we are a free people'

Should the UK bring back its navy blue passport after leaving the EU? MEP Daniel Hannan insists it's 'emblematic of the fact we are a free people'

Should the UK bring back its navy blue passport after leaving the EU?

MEP Daniel Hannan insists the forerunner to the current red European document is "emblematic of the fact we are a free people" following the referendum vote

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

'There would be an overwhelming call for an immediate reform' if the House of Lords blocked Brexit, says MP Nigel Evans

Blocking Brexit would bring "an overwhelming call for reform" of the House of Lords, says MP Nigel Evans

Blocking Brexit would bring "an overwhelming call for reform" of the Lords

Conservative MP Nigel Evans warns of dire consequences following claims from Baroness Wheatcroft that the House of Lords could intentionally delay invoking Article 50 and cause a second EU referendum…

Monday, August 1, 2016

Monday, August 1, 2016

'I have to say critics in the Labour Party are a bit misplaced' - George Pascoe-Watson plays down David Cameron's Honours List row

Honours list row: 'Critics in the Labour Party are a bit misplaced' - The Sun's ex-political editor plays down David Cameron's 'cronies list'

Honours list row: 'Critics are a bit misplaced' – The Sun's ex-political editor

George Pascoe-Watson tells listeners the David Cameron's so-called 'cronies list' is what "every outgoing prime minister has always done. It's recognition of loyalty"…

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