Irish border

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Northern Ireland fishing boats seized by Irish navy

Irish navy impounds British vessels

Irish navy impounds British vessels

Two UK boats have been seized by the Irish Navy for allegedly breaching fishing regulations.

Monday, December 17, 2018

Monday, December 17, 2018

Faux BoJo, the Boris Johnson lookalike, joins anti-Brexit demonstration at Irish border

Faux BoJo, the Boris Johnson lookalike, joins anti-Brexit demonstration at Irish border

Faux BoJo joins anti-Brexit demonstration at Irish border

An anti-Brexit demonstration has taken place at the Irish border, led by Faux BoJo, a professional Boris Johnson lookalike, and EU Supergirl.

Monday, December 10, 2018

Monday, December 10, 2018

Nigel Evans MP: ‘The Prime Minister knows she is in dangerous territory’ over her Brexit deal

Nigel Evans MP: ‘The Prime Minister knows she is in dangerous territory’ over her Brexit deal

Nigel Evans MP: ‘The Prime Minister knows she is in dangerous territory’

Conservative MP Nigel Evans has said that Theresa May knows she is in “dangerous territory” with the possibility of her EU Withdrawal Agreement being rejected on Tuesday.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Theresa May accused of allowing EU to use Irish backstop as a ‘negotiating ploy’

Theresa May accused of allowing EU to use Irish backstop as a ‘negotiating ploy’

Theresa May accused of allowing EU to use Irish backstop as a ‘negotiating ploy’

The Prime Minister has rejected accusations that she allowed the European Union to use the issue of a hard border between Ireland and Northern Ireland as a “negotiating play”.

Friday, November 9, 2018

Friday, November 9, 2018

Jo Johnson resigns over 'completely unacceptable' Brexit deal

Jo Johnson resigns over 'completely unacceptable' Brexit deal

Jo Johnson resigns over 'completely unacceptable' Brexit deal

Jo Johnson, the brother of Boris Johnson, has resigned as transport minister over his opposition to Theresa May's Brexit deal

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Brexit Irish border issues may affect pet travel, says British Veterinary Association president

Brexit Irish border issues may affect pet travel, says British Veterinary Association president

Brexit Irish border issues 'may affect pet travel'

Simon Doherty of the British Veterinary Association tells Eamonn Holmes that dogs may find it harder to go to Donegal for the weekend

Damian Green MP: ‘No government has ever published legal advice’ amid calls for Brexit backstop advice to be revealed

Damian Green MP: ‘No government has ever published legal advice’ amid calls for Brexit backstop advice to be revealed

Damian Green MP: ‘No government has ever published legal advice’

Conservative MP Damian Green has said that “no government has ever published legal advice” and that it was “not going to happen”, after former Brexit Secretary David Davis called for Theresa May to publish the legal advice given to the Government on the Irish backstop.

Friday, October 19, 2018

Friday, October 19, 2018

Irish Border

Irish border issue is an 'excuse to delay' Brexit, says DUP's Brexit spokesperson

Irish border issue is an 'excuse to delay' Brexit, says DUP's Brexit spokesman

The DUP's Brexit spokesman, Sammy Wilson, has said that the issue of the Irish border has been used as an "excuse to delay or stop" the UK leaving the European Union.

Friday, September 21, 2018

Friday, September 21, 2018

Theresa May ‘is not going to be bullied’, says DUP Deputy leader

Theresa May ‘is not going to be bullied’, says DUP Deputy leader

Theresa May ‘is not going to be bullied’, says DUP Deputy leader

Prime Minister Theresa May’s stern statement to the European Union has been praised by DUP Deputy Leader Nigel Dodds.

Monday, September 17, 2018

Monday, September 17, 2018

Downing Street shut down Boris Johnson’s claims he was ‘taken in’ over Brexit

Downing Street shut down Boris Johnson’s claims he was ‘taken in’ over Brexit

Downing Street shut down Boris Johnson’s claims he was ‘taken in’ over Brexit

Downing Street has put down claims from Boris Johnson after he said he and others had been “taken in” over the EU’s backstop option.

Head of Northern Irish civil service ‘deeply concerned’ about no-deal Brexit

Head of Northern Irish civil service ‘deeply concerned’ about no-deal Brexit

Head of Northern Irish civil service ‘deeply concerned’ about no-deal Brexit

The senior civil servant running Northern Ireland’s public services has said that the region could collapse if there was a no deal Brexit.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Brian McFadden: ‘I have a strong feeling we might see a united Ireland’ after Brexit

Brian McFadden: ‘I have a strong feeling we might see a united Ireland’ after Brexit

Brian McFadden: ‘I have a feeling we might see a united Ireland’ after Brexit

Brian McFadden has said that he has “a strong feeling” that Brexit could force a united Ireland because “most people in Northern Ireland don’t want Brexit”.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Good Friday Agreement: 'Dublin may have to play hardball over Brexit', says Irish former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern

Good Friday Agreement: 'Dublin may have to play hardball over Brexit', says former Irish Taoiseach Bertie Ahern

Good Friday Agreement: 'Dublin may have to play hardball over Brexit'

The Good Friday Agreement was signed 20 years ago and Bertie Ahern was one of its key figures

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

'The EU is trying to make Brexit as painless as possible', says Vince Cable

'The EU is trying to make Brexit as painless as possible', says Vince Cable

'The EU is trying to make Brexit as painless as possible', says Vince Cable

Vince Cable thinks it's nonsense that the EU is trying to hurt Britain

Monday, March 5, 2018

Monday, March 5, 2018

George Galloway discussed the Irish border, European elections and Donald Trump

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: March 2

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: March 2

George Galloway's show featured the Irish border, Donald Trump and elections in Europe

Friday, March 2, 2018

Friday, March 2, 2018

Iain Duncan Smith said the EU's sabre-rattling is really a show of weakness

WATCH Iain Duncan Smith: The EU is panicking and Theresa May's going to embarrass them'

IDS: The EU is panicking and Theresa May's going to embarrass them

Tory grandee and staunch Brexiteer said the EU is showing weakness, rather than strength, in its approach to the Brexit talks

Theresa May is giving her long-awaited Brexit speech today

Theresa May wants 'broadest possible agreement' with EU

Theresa May wants 'broadest possible agreement' with EU

Prime Minister setting out Brexit vision after another week of turmoil

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Boris Johnson accuses Remainers of using Irish border against Brexit

Boris Johnson accuses Remainers of using Irish border against Brexit

Boris Johnson accuses Remainers of using Irish border against Brexit

Boris Johnson claims pro-EU politicians are trying to keep the UK in the EU customs union

The border issue has proved hugely divisive in Ireland, as demonstrated by this Sinn Fein protest

Irish border: 'Margaret Thatcher would have sorted the EU out long ago'

'Thatcher would have told the EU to get stuffed long ago'

Journalist Ruth Dudley Edwards says Brussels is 'playing the Irish off against the British' on the border issue

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Brexit: David Davis clarifies 'statement of intent' remarks which confused the Irish Government

Brexit: David Davis clarifies 'statement of intent' remarks which confused the Irish Government

David Davis clarifies 'statement of intent' remark after Irish Government reacts

The Brexit Secretary had said over the weekend last Friday's EU agreement was a 'statement of intent', which the Irish branded to be 'bizarre'

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

Irish minister welcomes UK-EU Brexit negotiation agreement

Irish minister welcomes UK-EU Brexit negotiation agreement

Irish minister welcomes UK-EU Brexit negotiation agreement

Simon Coveney said Ireland supports the talks moving to the next phase of negotiation on Twitter

UK will align with EU regulations if no solution is found for Irish border in trade talks

Brexit: UK will align with EU regulations on Irish border if no solution found in trade talks

UK will align with EU rules on Irish border if no solution found in trade talks

More details of the arrangement agreed by Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker have been disclosed

Brexit: Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker announce 'breakthrough' in talks

Brexit: Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker announce 'breakthrough' in talks

Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker announce 'breakthrough' in Brexit talks

The European Commission president said 'sufficient progress' had been made to progress onto trade

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Miliband lost the 2015 general election and was on the beaten side in last year's EU referendum

Brexit: Former Labour leader Ed Miliband says Theresa May 'couldn't run a p**s-up in a brewery'

Ed Miliband says Theresa May 'couldn't run a p**s-up in a brewery'

Former Labour leader piles into Tories as Irish border shambles goes on