• May defends Brexit delay, critic asks her to resign

    May defends Brexit delay, critic asks her to resign

    • April 12, 2019

    Prime Minister Theresa May defended her decision to delay Brexit and seek a compromise exit plan with the opposition Labour Party as one angry MP from her own party stood up in parliament on Thursday and asked her to resign. The European Union has agreed to delay Brexit by up to six months to October

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  • EU offers May Brexit pause to October 31

    EU offers May Brexit pause to October 31

    • April 11, 2019

    European Union leaders agreed to grant British Prime Minister Theresa May a new Brexit deadline of October 31, officials said, after French President Emmanuel Macron opposed efforts to give her another year. “A Brexit extension until 31 October is sensible since it gives time to UK to finally choose its way,” Maltese Prime Minister Joseph

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  • Poll suggests 51% of public would like final Brexit deal put to a referendum

    Poll suggests 51% of public would like final Brexit deal put to a referendum

    • April 10, 2019

    More than half of the public would like the UK Government’s final Brexit deal to be put to a referendum, according to a new poll. The Kantar poll found that 51% of Britons would like a referendum to be held on the deal once negotiations between the Government and the EU have come to an

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  • Picardo’s message to People’s Vote rally: ‘Revoke. Referendum. Remain.’

    Picardo’s message to People’s Vote rally: ‘Revoke. Referendum. Remain.’

    • April 9, 2019

    The last three years have shown there is no safe way to deliver Brexit, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo told a People’s Vote rally in London today as he said it was time to revoke Article 50 and call a second referendum. Addressing the packed event ahead of tomorrow’s crucial EU summit, Mr Picardo reminded the

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  • Theresa May asks for Angela Merkel’s help in securing Brexit delay

    Theresa May asks for Angela Merkel’s help in securing Brexit delay

    • April 9, 2019

    Theresa May has arrived in Berlin to ask German Chancellor Angela Merkel to back her case for a delay to Brexit at a crunch EU summit on Wednesday. The Prime Minister will then fly to Paris, where she faces the tougher task of winning the support of French President Emmanuel Macron, who has warned in

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  • UK MEP ousted from key role amid Spanish pressure over Gibraltar

    UK MEP ousted from key role amid Spanish pressure over Gibraltar

    • April 1, 2019

    A UK MEP has been hounded out of a key role on post-Brexit legislation for visa-free travel after standing up to Spanish “bullying” in a row over Gibraltar. Labour MEP Claude Moraes was removed as the European Parliament’s spokesman on the file following sustained pressure from Spain. Mr Moraes had represented the views of the

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