EU

Monday, September 11, 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017

Michael Heseltine supported Tony Blair's comments on migration

Brexit: Michael Heseltine supports Tony Blair on border u-turn

Brexit: Michael Heseltine supports Tony Blair on border u-turn

Heseltine says Blair is 'absolutely right' to address the issue

Boris said he agrees with Jean-Claude Juncker's forthcoming comments

Brexit: Boris Johnson says Jean-Claude Juncker's vision for Europe is 'fantastic'

Brexit: Boris Johnson says Jean-Claude Juncker's vision for Europe is 'fantastic

Juncker is due to map out a strategy for the 'renaissance' of the EU, and Johnson wants one for Britain as well

Brexit: deportation of EU nationals has increased since referendum, say figures

Brexit: Deportation of EU nationals has soared since referendum, new figures show

Deportation of EU nationals has soared since Brexit referendum, figures show

The Independent has acquired and analysed official government data which revealed the increase

Brexit: Voting against EU bill would be choosing a 'chaotic' exit ahead of key vote, says David Davis

Brexit: Voting against EU bill would be choosing a 'chaotic' exit ahead of key vote, says David Davis

Voting against EU bill is choosing a 'chaotic' exit, says David Davis

The bill to absolve EU law into faces its first key test in Parliament on Monday

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017

EU withdrawal bill: 'There must be an alternative' to granting Government 'Henry VIII powers' says professor

Brexit: 'There must be an alternative to granting Government Henry VIII powers'

Brexit: 'There must be an alternative to granting Government Henry VIII powers'

Steve Peers, a professor of EU law at Essex University, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the clause which would grant the Government power to change any legislation

Brussels to lay responsibility of Irish border with UK after Brexit

Brussels to leave Britain full responsibility for sorting Irish border after Brexit

EU to leave Britain full responsibility for sorting Irish border after Brexit

A paper outlining the EU position will be released later on Thursday

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Home Office leak: 'Government are doing the right thing, abuses of our money will stop', says David Davies MP

Home Office leak: 'Government are doing the right thing and they should go further', says David Davies MP

'Government should go even further', says Tory MP after Brexit leak

David Davies, MP for Monmouth, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the leak of key papers to control immigration after Brexit

Sir Michael Fallon insists UK won't close off as Home Office immigration paper leak causes political row

Sir Michael Fallon insists UK won't close itself off despite immigration paper leak

Michael Fallon insists UK won't close itself off after immigration paper leak

The Defence Secretary said the leak did not represent the Government's position, but appeared to back plans to reduce immigration

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

John Redwood says Theresa May and ministers would be breaking the law by paying 'Brexit bill'

John Redwood says Theresa May would be breaking the law by paying Brexit 'divorce bill'

John Redwood says Theresa May would be breaking the law by paying 'Brexit bill'

The MP for Wokingham and prominent leave campaigner said there's no law authorising such a payment, other than regular EU contributions

Brexit: EU official calls decision 'stupid', says it could still be reversed

Brexit: Jean-Claude Juncker's right-hand man calls decision 'stupid', says it could still be reversed

Juncker's right-hand man calls Brexit 'stupid', says it could still be reversed

Martin Selmayr, Jean-Claude Juncker's chief of staff, said it was 'legally' possible that the UK could turn back from negotiations

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

'Tony Blair's moving into openly treasonous territory with Jean-Claude Juncker meeting', says George Galloway

'Tony Blair's moving into openly treasonous territory with Jean-Claude Juncker meeting', says George Galloway

'Tony Blair's moving into openly treasonous territory with Juncker meeting'

George Galloway didn't hold back on the former Prime Minister for meeting with Jean-Claude Juncker

Brexit: 'EU elite are worried their European super state will collapse when we come out' says Peter Bone MP

Brexit: 'EU elite are worried their European super state will collapse when we come out' says Peter Bone MP

'EU elite are worried their European super state will collapse when we come out'

Peter Bone MP claimed the elite members of the European Union were doing what they could to protect their institution in an interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Friday, September 1, 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

Nicky Morgan MP on the Tory election campaign, Brexit, and women in Parliament

Nicky Morgan: 'I could vote against Theresa May if we don't get good Brexit deal'

Nicky Morgan: 'I'd vote against Theresa May if we don't get good Brexit deal'

The MP for Loughborough and newly-elected chair of the Treasury Select Committee spoke to Katie Perrior in a far-reaching interview

Brexit: 'Liam Fox's playing like a Millwall fan from the 70s', says Pro-EU group chair

Brexit: Pro-EU campaigner likens Liam Fox to 'Millwall football fan from the 70s'

'Liam Fox's playing like a Millwall fan from the 70s', says Pro-EU group chair

Peter Wilding spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the international trade secretary's comments about the EU negotiations

David Davis a 'determined optimist' about good Brexit deal after difficult EU talks

David Davis insists he's a 'determined optimist' about Brexit

David Davis insists he's a 'determined optimist' about Brexit

The Brexit Secretary is to express his optimism about Britain's chances in a speech to the US Chamber of Commerce

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Brexit negotiations to continue after UK position is criticised by EU officials

Brexit: Theresa May says she wants to move on from Jean-Claude Juncker criticism

Theresa May says she wants to move on from Jean-Claude Juncker criticism

Jean-Claude Juncker and Michel Barnier lambasted papers outlining the UK position on key issues

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

'Who the hell does he think he is?' - Twitter slams Jean-Claude Juncker after he deems UK Brexit position 'unsatisfactory'

'Who the hell does he think he is?' - Brexiteers round on Jean-Claude Juncker after his criticism of Britain

Brexiteers round on Jean-Claude Juncker after he blasts UK position

The European Commission President was not impressed by the papers outlining the direction the country wanted to take for Brexit

EU warnings on clarity are like 'the haka before a rugby game', says Daniel Hannan MEP

EU Brexit warnings 'like the haka before a rugby game', says Daniel Hannan MEP

'This is like the Haka before a rugby game' says pro-Brexit MEP

The MEP and prominent leave campaigner spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the EU's call for clarity on the UK's Brexit position

Brexit: Negotiations to continue after EU warns UK must 'get serious'

Brexit: Negotiations to continue after EU warns UK must 'get serious'

Brexit negotiations to continue after EU warns UK must 'get serious'

Michael Barnier called for the UK to clarify its position

Friday, August 25, 2017

Friday, August 25, 2017

Boris Johnson: UK will not pay 'a penny more or less" to EU post Brexit

Boris Johnson: UK will not pay 'a penny more or less" to EU post-Brexit

Boris Johnson says UK will not pay 'a penny more or less" to EU post-Brexit

The Foreign Secretary made the comments in an interview with Radio 4

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Brexit: Theresa May firmly rejects accusations UK will stay under justice from foreign courts

Brexit: Theresa May firmly rejects accusations UK will stay under justice from foreign courts

Theresa May firmly rejects claims UK will stay under justice from foreign courts

The Prime Minister gave a key speech in Guildford to deny claims her Government's strategy would still allow European courts to have indirect jurisdiction

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

'I was threatened with beheading, acid attacks' - Gina Miller reveals extent of online abuse in supporting CPS crackdown

Anti-Brexit campaigner Gina Miller: 'I've been threatened with beatings and acid attacks'

Gina Miller reveals extent of vile online abuse in supporting CPS crackdown

The businesswoman spoke to James Whale and Ash about the move by the Crown Prosecution Service to reduce online abuse

Monday, August 21, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

Brexit: Government to publish reports on negotiation strategy

Brexit: Government to publish reports on negotiation strategy

Brexit: Government to publish reports on negotiation strategy

Ministers to give details of possible trade deal as well as future role of European Court of Justice

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Brexit: 'UK proposal on Northern Ireland border is in reality a smuggler's charter,' says Irish senator

Brexit: 'UK proposal on Northern Ireland border is simply a smuggler's charter,' says Irish senator

'UK proposal on Northern Ireland border is simply a smuggler's charter'

Irish Senator Mark Daly spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the plans for the border to the Republic of Ireland post-Brexit

Brexit: Theresa May moves to quell concerns over Northern Ireland border

Brexit: Theresa May moves to quell concerns over Northern Ireland border

Brexit: Theresa May moves to quell concerns over Northern Ireland border

The Prime Minister made clear to Irish nationalists she does not want to see a border return after Brexit

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

David Davis suggests UK could keep custom union agreements for short time post-Brexit

David Davis suggests UK could keep custom union agreements for short time post-Brexit

David Davis suggests temporary time period to keep existing customs arrangements

The Brexit Secretary is to publish a paper on Tuesday outlining the proposals, intended to avoid disruption to British businesses

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Theresa May returns at a crucial point in the Brexit negotiations

Theresa May to return to Downing Street as new paper on Brexit position is published

Theresa May returns to Downing Street as paper on Brexit position is published

New tranche of papers believed to address Irish border issue

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Gina Miller afraid of leaving home after receiving acid attack threats

Anti-Brexit campaigner Gina Miller afraid of leaving home after acid attack threats

Gina Miller afraid of leaving home after receiving acid attack threats

The businesswoman who challenged the Government over Article 50 could be forced to leave the UK for her own safety

EU expenses: MEP Steven Woolfe blasts 'hypocrisy' of European Commission

Brexit: Former Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe blasts EU expenses 'hypocrisy'

Brexit: Former Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe blasts EU expenses 'hypocrisy'

The independent MEP spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the release of expense forms pertaining to senior EU officials

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Brexit: 'It's not clear how Parliament wants judges to interpret EU law', says Dominic Grieve MP

Brexit: 'It's not clear how Parliament wants judges to interpret EU law', says Dominic Grieve MP

'It's not clear how Parliament wants judges to interpret EU law', says MP

The MP for Beaconsfield said the Supreme Court President was right to raise the issue in an interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Lord Neuberger calls on Government for clarity about EU law post-Brexit

Supreme Court president Lord Neuberger urges Government to clarify EU law post-Brexit

Supreme Court president Lord Neuberger demands clarity on post-Brexit law

In an interview with the BBC, the Supreme Court president called for the Government to say more about the role of the European Court of Justice after the UK leaves the EU

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

Sir Vince Cable: 'I'm not sneering at older people'

Sir Vince Cable on Brexit: 'I wasn't sneering at old people by saying they shafted the rest'

Vince Cable on Brexit: I wasn't sneering at old people with 'shafting' comments

The Leader of the Liberal Democrats clarified comments he made about older people being 'self-declared martyrs'

Friday, August 4, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017

'The Bank of England blame Brexit when the facts don't fit', says John Redwood MP

'Bank of England blames Brexit when the facts don't fit', says John Redwood MP

'Bank of England blames Brexit when the facts don't fit', says John Redwood

The MP for Wokingham spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Bank of England cutting its growth forecasts for the year

Business bosses urge Theresa May to delay Brexit beyond 2019

Brexit: Business bosses urge Theresa May to extend negotiations to avoid economic trainwreck

Brexit: UK Plc urges May to extend negotiations to avoid economic chaos

A report from the Institute of Directors called on the Prime Minister to extend the negotiation period to avoid economic chaos

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017

'Fear rising from Brexit causing more divorces', says lawyer

Brexit fears leading to spike in divorces, says lawyer

Brexit fears leading to spike in divorces, says lawyer

Vanessa Lloyd Platt stunned both James Max and Carole Malone with her claim

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Brexit: 'A type of Berlin wall across Ireland would be a terrible outcome,' says Sir Vince Cable MP

Brexit: 'A new Berlin wall across Ireland would be terrible,' says Sir Vince Cable MP

Brexit: 'A new Berlin wall across Ireland would be terrible,' says Sir Vince Cab

Sir Vince Cable MP spoke to James Whale and Ash Gould about the impact of negotiations on Northern Ireland

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

George Galloway: 'Boris Johnson has many skeletons in his cupboard'

George Galloway: 'Boris Johnson has many skeletons in his cupboard'

George Galloway: 'Boris Johnson has many skeletons in his cupboard'

George Galloway discussed the Foreign Secretary with a caller on his show

Julia Hartley-Brewer calls second EU referendum calls 'dishonest'

Julia Hartley-Brewer says second EU referendum calls are 'dishonest'

Julia Hartley-Brewer says second EU referendum calls are 'dishonest'

Our host was speaking to The New European columnist Paul Connew about the turmoil in the Cabinet over freedom of movement

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

Brexit: Theresa May torpedoes idea of free movement extension

Brexit: Theresa May torpedoes idea of free movement extension

Theresa May torpedoes idea of free movement extension

May says free movement will end as soon as Britain leaves the EU in March 2019

Brexit: Boris Johnson dismisses resignation reports, blasts Sir Vince Cable

Brexit: Boris Johnson dismisses resignation reports, blasts Sir Vince Cable

Boris Johnson dismisses resignation reports, blasts Sir Vince Cable

The Lib Dem leader said the Foreign Secretary might resign after reports of a cabinet dispute went public

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

'Irish officials fear Britain isn't prepared for grinding Brexit detail', says Irish World editor Bernard Purcell

'Irish officials fear Britain isn't prepared for grinding Brexit detail', says journalist Bernard Purcell

'Irish officials fear Britain isn't prepared for grinding Brexit detail'

Bernard Purcell, editor of Irish World, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the reported call by the Irish government for a border on the Irish Sea

Brexit: Diane Abbott insists Labour's not 'taking options off the table'

Brexit: Diane Abbott insists Labour's not 'taking options off the table'

Diane Abbott insists Labour's not 'taking options off the table' for Brexit

The shadow home secretary spoke to BBC Newsnight about Labour's plans for the withdrawal from the bloc

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer argues with Open Britain's Will Cousins over importing EU workers

Julia Hartley-Brewer argues with Open Britain's Will Cousins over importing EU workers

Julia Hartley-Brewer argues with Open Britain's Will Cousins over EU workers

Our host spoke to the representative from the pro-EU thinktank about the Government's plans to bring in consultants on a post-Brexit immigration system

BBC apologises to Jeremy Corbyn after Radio 4 guest insults him

BBC apologises to Jeremy Corbyn over Charlie Mullins 'tw*t' tirade

BBC apologises to Jeremy Corbyn over Charlie Mullins 'tw*t' tirade

Charlie Mullins, the boss of Pimlico Plumbers, gave the Labour leader a foul-mouthed volley live on The World At One

Amber Rudd to commission new committee to devise post-Brexit immigration system

Amber Rudd to commission new committee to devise post-Brexit immigration system

Amber Rudd to commission new committee to devise post-Brexit immigration system

The Home Secretary is to bring in experts to devise a new system for immigration after the UK leaves the EU

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn's single market comments 'an extraordinary act of hypocrisy,' says editor Atul Hatwal

Jeremy Corbyn's single market comments 'an extraordinary act of hypocrisy,' says editor Atul Hatwal

Jeremy Corbyn's single market comments 'an extraordinary act of hypocrisy'

Atul Hatwal, the editor of Labour Uncut, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Labour leader's interview on the BBC

Monday, July 24, 2017

Monday, July 24, 2017

Henry Hill reckons David Davis' experience could actually count against him

Tory insider says members don't want David Davis as next leader

Tory insider says members don't want David Davis as next leader

Henry Hill reckons rookie James Cleverly could take over from Theresa May

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Brexit: David Davis returns to Brussels to conclude latest round of negotiations

Brexit: David Davis returns to Brussels to conclude latest round of negotiations

David Davis returns to Brussels to conclude latest round of negotiations

The Brexit Secretary will meet with EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier in the Belgian capital later on Thursday

Sir Vince Cable expected to win Liberal Democrat leadership

Sir Vince Cable expected to win Liberal Democrat leadership

Sir Vince Cable expected to win Liberal Democrat leadership

The MP for Twickenham is set to become party leader following the resignation of Tim Farron in the wake of the election

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Brexit: German MEP accuses Michel Barnier of ‘punishing’ Britain as negotiations continue

Brexit: German MEP accuses Michel Barnier of ‘punishing’ Britain as negotiations continue

German MEP accuses Michel Barnier of ‘punishing’ Britain in Brexit negotiations

Hans-Olaf Henkel gave an interview for The Times, where he claimed the EU chief negotiator sought to make an example of the UK

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Theresa May to lay down the gauntlet to the Cabinet after Philip Hammond leaks

Theresa May to lay down the gauntlet to the Cabinet after Philip Hammond leaks

Theresa May to lay down the gauntlet to the Cabinet after Philip Hammond leaks

The Chancellor has been the subject of tabloid reports of infighting among ministers

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

Guy Verhofstadt calls for Jeremy Corbyn to be involved in Brexit negotiations

Top EU Brexit negotiator says Jeremy Corbyn should be involved

Top EU Brexit negotiator says Jeremy Corbyn should be involved

Guy Verhofstadt called for the Labour leader to have a say because he claimed the election result was a 'rejection' of Theresa May's hard Brexit plans

David Davis to return to Brexit negotiations amid public rows with EU and cabinet woes

David Davis to return to Brexit negotiations amid public rows with EU and cabinet woes

David Davis returns to Brexit negotiations amid public rows with EU and cabinet

The Brexit Secretary is entering the second round of negotiations amid reports of rows in the Cabinet and public disputes with EU officials

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn and Michel Barnier's meeting barely observed in foreign press

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn and Michel Barnier's meeting barely covered in foreign press

Jeremy Corbyn and Michel Barnier's meeting barely covered in foreign press

The meeting with the EU chief negotiator appears to have been barely noticed by the Belgian Press and almost completely ignored by mainstream French news outlets

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Vince Cable says he believes Brexit will happen

Vince Cable backtracks and says Brexit will happen

Vince Cable backtracks and says Brexit will happen

Lib Dem leader-in-waiting says he simply raised prospect of u-turn 'as a possibility'

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