Barnier claims PM has agreed to keep Britain tied to European human rights rules after Brexit 

Boris Johnson ‘has caved in on human rights’: Michel Barnier claims Prime Minister has agreed to keep Britain tied to European human rights rules after Brexit Prime Minister had previously been warned UK would be kicked from joint law enforcement programmes if it pulled out of the European human rights rules EU chief Brexit negotiator … Read more Barnier claims PM has agreed to keep Britain tied to European human rights rules after Brexit 

Brexit: Furious British expats blast restrictive new EU travel rules

Furious British expats have blasted post-Brexit travel rules which will prevent them from spending more than three months at a time at a holiday home in the EU.  New travel restrictions will come into force on January 1 after the end of the ‘standstill’ transition period.  They will mean that Britons will only be allowed … Read more Brexit: Furious British expats blast restrictive new EU travel rules

As George Osborne admits he considered Beckham for high office, JAN MOIR reveals her picks 

News that David Beckham was suggested for a Sports Minister job has caused much hilarity across the land — but unease in the offices of Whitehall. It has given beleaguered ministers, whose positions are precarious at the best of times, something else to worry about. Something BIG to worry about. Something bigger than the pandemic, … Read more As George Osborne admits he considered Beckham for high office, JAN MOIR reveals her picks 

Government sources warn a No Deal Brexit is more likely than the public expects 

Government sources warn a No Deal Brexit is more likely than the public expects Face-to-face negotiations resumed after Michel Barnier arrived in London It is understood that ‘significant gaps’ remain on several issues including fishing  British team keen to stress will not ‘sell out’ Britain’s sovereignty to secure a deal By Anna Mikhailova Deputy Political … Read more Government sources warn a No Deal Brexit is more likely than the public expects 

Is Brussels set to give way on fishing rights to secure a Brexit deal

Is Brussels set to give way on fishing rights? Hopes of a Brexit breakthrough grow as EU negotiators look to compromise over controversial issue EU negotiators are looking to compromise over the issue of fishing rights  Diplomats claim Michel Barnier will be seeking compromise over fishing rights Mr Barnier is meeting with EU fishing ministers … Read more Is Brussels set to give way on fishing rights to secure a Brexit deal

Brexit: 4.2M EU citizens, 1M more than expected, apply to stay in UK

Almost one million more EU citizens have applied to stay in the UK after Brexit than had been expected as applications hit 4.2 million EU citizens living in UK have until June 30 next year to apply for settled status The UK’s EU Settlement Scheme has now had more than 4.2 million applications  Official estimates … Read more Brexit: 4.2M EU citizens, 1M more than expected, apply to stay in UK

Boris Johnson blasts ‘gloomy’ Covid economic forecast and vows NO income tax or VAT rise before 2024

Boris Johnson has lashed out at ‘gloomy’ predictions of coronavirus woe, telling MPs they were too negative because they were made before last week’s vaccine breakthroughs. The Prime Minister made the comment as he addressed anxious backbenchers last night in the wake of Rishi Sunak’s spending review, which revealed the scale of the problem facing … Read more Boris Johnson blasts ‘gloomy’ Covid economic forecast and vows NO income tax or VAT rise before 2024

Downing Street urges EU to resume face-to-face trade talks

Downing Street today urged Michel Barnier to come to London to resume face-to-face Brexit trade talks amid reports the EU’s chief negotiator had threatened to walk away from discussions.  Top-level talks between Mr Barnier and UK counterpart Lord Frost were suspended last week after a member of the EU team tested positive for coronavirus.  Negotiations … Read more Downing Street urges EU to resume face-to-face trade talks

Rishi Sunak may be forced to splash MORE cash than set out in Spending Review

Rishi Sunak was today accused of being ‘too optimistic’ and may need to find more cash to tackle Covid-19 despite spending ‘truly astonishing’ amounts trying to keep the British economy afloat. The Chancellor announced yesterday that borrowing would hit almost £400 billion this year, with government spending topping £1 trillion for the first time as the damage … Read more Rishi Sunak may be forced to splash MORE cash than set out in Spending Review

EU cannot be serious! British boys are BANNED from playing a young Prince William

EU cannot be serious! British boys are BANNED from playing a young Prince William in Princess Diana biopic starring Kristen Stewart because of BREXIT The biopic Spencer will start shooting in January after the UK leaves the EU The project – set in the 1990s – is being developed by  Komplizen Film from Berlin It … Read more EU cannot be serious! British boys are BANNED from playing a young Prince William