British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will on Wednesday declare that the UK can "end the groundhoggery of Brexit" if he wins next month's election, saying the rest of the world was wondering why so much time has been spent agonising over whether to leave the European Union.
Reuters | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 22:03:50
Johnson to call for 'end to groundhoggery of Brexit'
FT | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 22:00:19
Corbyn is doing a Marxist word-yawn in Blackpool, Boris is stealing Theresa May's lines and the Lib Dems have a ridiculous new candidate
What we are being asked to take part in is not so much a general election as a slow motion Naked Attraction anxiety dream
Tom Peck / The Independent | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 21:20:45
If you're feeling lousy about the state of politics in the United States, now might be the time to surround yourself with some Brits. As they surely must ask about us: What in the world is going on over there? Chris Riback speaks with Fintan O'Toole, author of The Politics ...
Taegan Goddard / Taegan Goddard | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 20:30:52
Activist to fight Welsh seat for Lib Dems after spending two years protesting outside parliament
Lizzy Buchan / The Independent | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 20:16:00
Activist Steve Bray, a familiar figure in Westminster, is contesting the Welsh seat of Cynon Valley.
BBC | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 19:12:11
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FX Street | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 18:48:32
Arron Banks, one of the biggest financiers behind the campaign for Britain to leave the EU, said Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage should stand down candidates in opposition Labour marginal seats to secure Britain's exit from the European Union.
Reuters | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 17:53:14
Brexit Party candidate who left Territorial Army in 1998 ridiculed for presenting Remembrance Day wreath in full military uniform
Darren Selkus accused of politicising event at war memorial in Epping, Essex
Peter Stubley / The Independent | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 17:42:00
The row tearing apart the People's Vote campaign has been further escalated, as PR guru Roland Rudd moved to remove Peter Mandelson and two other directors from the board of one of its constituent organisations.
Andrew Woodcock / The Independent | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 17:34:00
Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said on Tuesday he is planning to put up candidates in seats held by the opposition Labour Party in next month's general election, ignoring warnings that it might lead to opponents of Brexit controlling the next parliament.
Reuters | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 17:33:23
The Brexit Party will not field general election candidates in seats won by the Conservatives two years ago.
Sky | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 17:12:00
Deputy chairwoman acknowledges a crash-out is an option in little over a year's time - after Brexit Party leader claimed it was reason for his climbdown
Rob Merrick / The Independent | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 16:51:45
Arron Banks, one of the biggest financiers behind the Brexit campaign, said Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage might stand down candidates in Labour marginal seats to secure Britain's exit from the European Union.
Reuters | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 16:30:59
The Conservatives have a 14-point lead over Labour after Nigel Farage's decision to stand down Brexit Party candidates in seats the Tories are defending, according to a new YouGov poll for Sky News.
Sky | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 16:29:00
Meanwhile, Brexit Party activists are turning on their leader after he unceremoniously dropped 300 MP candidates.
Al Jazeera | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:47:36
'Remain United' is the new tactical voting initiative to elect anti-Brexit MPs to Parliament and cancel the result of the EU referendum. Awkwardly for Labour candidates in some of the most pro-Brexit seats in the country, Miller's website says the best way to stop Brexit is to vote for them. ...
Tom Harwood / Guy Fawkes' blog | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:30:55
'You cannot be pro-Brexit and pro-business,' party tells leading industry figures
Ashley Cowburn / The Independent | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 14:59:04
No matter what happens next with Brexit, the grievances will go on
FT | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 14:33:16
How much money has been spent on Brexit, and other questions answered.
BBC | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 14:18:31
The European Union pressed Britain on Tuesday to name a representative for the new executive European Commission despite the country's planned departure for the bloc.
Reuters | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 14:08:40
Two Brexit Party MEPs are embroiled in a spectacular Twitter bitch fight following yesterday's announcement that the party will stand down in 317 sets next election. It led South East MEP Alexandra Phillips to declare she will abstain from voting. London MEP Lance Forman was not impressed... Alex. You are ...
Tom Harwood / Guy Fawkes' blog | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 14:00:02
shutterstock/ PA Alexandros Michailidis Nigel Farage, leader of the Brexit Party, has revealed he will not field candidates in any of the seats currently held by the Conservative Party (or won by them in 2017) in next month's general election - but what will this mean come polling day? Farage ...
Paula Keaveney, Senior Lecturer in Politics, Edge Hill University / The Conversation | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 13:10:49
'I don't understand why you build a dedicated new group, then sacrifice half of it without missing a step,' says spurned contender
Jon Sharman / The Independent | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 11:18:20
OANDA Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam joins Jazz FM's Michael Wilson to discuss all the morning's business and market headlines. This morning they discuss the concession from Nigel Farage's Brexit Party, the views on UK spending plans from the ratings agencies, British Steel and more. Michael is also joined by ...
Craig Erlam / OANDA | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 11:12:42
Slowdown in growth and Brexit uncertainty are making businesses more cautious Employment in the UK has fallen at its fastest rate in four years amid growing evidence that a slowing economy is taking its toll on the labour market. Figures from the Office for National Statistics showed that pay growth ...
Larry Elliott Economics editor / Guardian | Tue, 12 Nov 2019 11:04:57