Brexit News Archive: 18 May 2019

UK PM May says Brexit legislation to have 'improved package of measures'

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May will present a "new bold offer" to lawmakers with "an improved package of measures" in a final attempt to get the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill through parliament.
Reuters   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 21:33:27

Brexit Party overtakes Tories in poll of general election voting intentions

Labour would get a 10 point boost in Euro elections if they pledged a second referendum
Colin Drury / The Independent   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 20:39:00

European elections: Michael Heseltine to vote Lib Dem in Brexit protest

Tories are 'myopically focused on forcing through biggest act of economic self-harm ever undertaken by a democratic government', he says
Gavin Cordon / The Independent   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 20:24:00

UK's Brexit Party maintains big lead in EU election poll

Nigel Farage's new Brexit Party has kept a big lead over both the ruling Conservative Party and the opposition Labour Party in a poll on voting intentions for the European elections.
Reuters   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 20:22:55

Tories In for a Brexit Party Trouncing

A new Observer/Opinium poll in the U.K. finds more voters now say they would back the Brexit party at the next general election than the Conservatives. "Nigel Farage's party increased its support by three points to 24% of the vote, leapfrogging the Tories and trailing Labour by just five points. ...
Taegan Goddard / Taegan Goddard   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 20:12:05

Bad Boys of Brexit: How Nigel Farage and Arron Banks forged a very controversial relationship

Two of Brexit's biggest architects are back in the spotlight
Tom Embury-Dennis / The Independent   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 19:06:58

Nigel Farage facing investigation by EU authorities over lavish gifts from millionaire tycoon

Exclusive: Brexit Party leader failed to declare £450,000 allegedly spent on him by Arron Banks, MEP claims
Jon Stone / The Independent   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 19:05:00

May could end Brexit impasse with 'confirmatory' vote

Labour's Brexit spokesman has suggested Theresa May could still end parliamentary deadlock by including a public vote as part of the Withdrawal Agreement Bill.
Sky   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 19:00:00

Britain's May to agree departure after latest Brexit deal bid

Three years after Britain voted to leave the European Union, there is little clarity over when, how and even whether Brexit will happen, prompting some in her party to call for a new approach to the country's biggest policy shift in more than 40 years. May has promised to step ...
sellputs / Hedge Accordingly   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 17:10:20

Brexit has changed the job of an MP for ever

Threats and abuse, as well as increased engagement, are features of the new landscape
FT   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 17:00:24

Tory party will split if Boris Johnson becomes leader and pursues no-deal Brexit, warn MPs

Former foreign secretary is runaway favourite in polls to succeed Theresa May
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 15:54:14

Brexit legislation needs to include public vote - Starmer

The British government's Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill needs to include another public vote when it is presented to MPs again next month, the Labour Party's Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on Saturday.
Reuters   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 14:33:13

Marr Planning No Pro-Brexit Politicans on Last Show Before Euro-Elections

Brexiteers can only laugh at their lack of representation on the BBC. On the last Sunday before the Euro vote on Thursday the flagship BBC politics show will host a Brexit blocking party leader, an anti-Brexit First Minister, an anti-Brexit Tory, a party leader campaigning with the slogan "Bollocks to ...
order-order / Guy Fawkes' blog   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 13:34:47

Brexit Party On Pace To Overtake Tories By Election Day

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, Nigel Farage's Brexit Party is on the verge of overtaking the Tories. From zero members to 100,000 in just Five weeks! Nigel Farage has some exciting news. The Brexit Party now has over 100,000 registered supporters. Join now and help us overtake the Conservatives. ...
Tyler Durden / Zero Hedge   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 13:20:00

McDonald's refuses to sell milkshakes during Nigel Farage campaign to spare him a dousing

Staff agree to police request after protesters hurled drinks at Ukip candidate Carl Benjamin and activist Tommy Robinson
Jane Dalton / The Independent   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 13:16:00

Labour wants another public vote for Brexit

The British government's Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill needs to include another public vote when it is presented to lawmakers again next month, the opposition Labour Party's Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer said on May 18.
Hurriyet   |   Sat, 18 May 2019 11:23:48

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