"Over the coming days there will be more meetings of the bilateral working groups and further exchanges of documents as we seek to nail down the details of what has been discussed."
Reuters / Financial Express | Wed, 8 May 2019 21:26:08
Leaders to begin laying the groundwork for the bloc's agenda over the next five years.
POLITICO / Politico | Wed, 8 May 2019 17:26:42
Britain's so-called 'special relationship' with the United States was one of the most enduring alliances of the 20th century, though Brexit and the election of U.S. President Donald Trump have raised questions about its future.
Reuters | Wed, 8 May 2019 17:22:54
'Fortune favours the brave in these leadership contests,' ex-chancellor says
Ashley Cowburn / The Independent | Wed, 8 May 2019 17:17:58
British Prime Minister Theresa May's de facto deputy said there had been difficult moments in talks with the opposition Labour Party about how to break the Brexit impasse in the country's parliament but they had also been constructive.
Reuters | Wed, 8 May 2019 16:51:30
Last night, yet again Newsnight invited washed-up failed former politician Michael Heseltine onto its programme for a plum spot to discuss the latest on Brexit. Guido was at a loss to think why a man who hasn't been elected to office since last century is such a regular voice to ...
Tom Harwood / Guy Fawkes' blog | Wed, 8 May 2019 15:05:33
Brexit news: Tory MP tells Theresa May 'it's time to step aside' during PMQs ordeal as hopes of breakthrough evaporate
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Lizzy Buchan / The Independent | Wed, 8 May 2019 14:59:00
British Prime Minister Theresa May rejects calls to confirm when she will step down amid Brexit delays
Prime Minister Theresa May’s spokesman on Wednesday rejected demands from within her party to clarify when she might quit, saying that she would stay until the divorce deal is is here to deliver Brexit in phase one and then she will leave to make way for new leadership for phase ...
Agence France-Presse / South China Morning Post | Wed, 8 May 2019 14:56:01
Abuse of MPs at 'unprecedented' levels with women and ethnic minorities disproportionately targeted, police warn
Abuse of MPs has reached levels with women and those from ethnic minorities disproportionately targeted, Britain's top police officer has warned.
Tom Batchelor / The Independent | Wed, 8 May 2019 14:52:00
Lance Forman, a top Brexit Party MEP candidate and owner of H. Forman and Son smokehouse has had his business vandalised by vile anti-Semitic graffiti. Forman's father is a holocaust survivor who fled Germany after the war and his great grandfather fled the anti-Semitic pogroms in Russia. That he now ...
Tom Harwood / Guy Fawkes' blog | Wed, 8 May 2019 14:51:44
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the United States and Britain would continue to have a strong relationship regardless of the outcome of Brexit and President Donald Trump was eager to sign a free trade agreement with Britain.
Reuters | Wed, 8 May 2019 14:36:26
"Why don't you resign?" shouted a heckler at the prime minister during the Conservative party's Welsh conference, before adding, in case anyone had misunderstood him: "We don't want you." The heckler was escorted out. But he seemingly spoke for many Conservative party members who have lost faith in Theresa May ...
Jon Stokes, Senior Fellow in Management Practice, University of Oxford / The Conversation | Wed, 8 May 2019 14:23:40
Tory MPs to meet later on Wednesday to consider changing party rules to allow challenge
FT | Wed, 8 May 2019 14:20:36
The United Kingdom and Ireland signed a deal on Wednesday that ensures their citizens will retain the right to live and work in each other's countries after Britain leaves the European Union.
Reuters | Wed, 8 May 2019 14:10:00
The departure of British government ministers has become a familiar occurrence amid wrangling over Brexit and other controversies. But the sacking of defence secretary Gavin Williamson last week attracted worldwide attention. Williamson was fired by Prime Minister Theresa May for allegedly leaking sensitive information about the British government’s policy on ...
SCMP Editorial / South China Morning Post | Wed, 8 May 2019 14:07:53
Deal will guarantee reciprocal rights and allow citizens to move freely between both countries
FT | Wed, 8 May 2019 14:00:33
The British government is working to reach a Brexit agreement with the opposition Labour Party which can win the support of parliament, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday. Talks between Labour and the government are due to continue on Wednesday in a bid to break the parliamentary deadlock over ...
Dean Popplewell / OANDA | Wed, 8 May 2019 13:15:40
Zhang Xiangchen says Speaker's voice is something he looks forward to hearing
Chris Stevenson / The Independent | Wed, 8 May 2019 13:11:30
British Prime Minister Theresa May stands by her commitment to resign after she completes "phase one" of the Brexit process to open the way for a new leader to negotiate the second phase, her spokesman said on Wednesday.
Reuters | Wed, 8 May 2019 12:46:22
But No 10 insists she has already laid out a timetable and will deliver the first stage of Brexit.
BBC | Wed, 8 May 2019 12:38:27
Guido is going to generously assume that Chris Leslie has genuinely confused which party that bell-end Carl Benjamin is standing for, despite plenty of responses in his feed point out that he's UKIP. At the time of going to pixel it has been up well over 12 hours uncorrected or ...
order-order / Guy Fawkes' blog | Wed, 8 May 2019 12:30:41
Britain's opposition Labour Party will look to nail down in the next few days whether and how far the government is willing to move in talks over a way forward on Brexit, a Labour Party spokesman said on Wednesday.
Reuters | Wed, 8 May 2019 12:30:15
Brexit: May vows to cling on to power until UK leaves EU - despite growing Tory pressure to quit by summer
Backbench Tories have demanded a guarantee the prime minister will quit for a summer contest - but will not get one
Rob Merrick / The Independent | Wed, 8 May 2019 12:24:00
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FX Street | Wed, 8 May 2019 12:23:45
UK involvement could upset Brussels' policymaking and play havoc with long-term relations
FT | Wed, 8 May 2019 12:21:17
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FX Street | Wed, 8 May 2019 11:57:26
'Sadly our former handle has been hijacked by someone making mischief'
Andrew Griffin / The Independent | Wed, 8 May 2019 11:08:00