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August 15, 2018 10:14 PM Is M16 BUGGING the Brexit talks? Concerns raised about British intelligence interference

BRITISH intelligence may be intervening in the ongoing Brexit negotiations, obtaining secret EU papers just hours after their private release, according to a top European source. The source told The Daily Telegraph that the EU’s Brexit negotiating team fear they are being bugged, with the UK team getting hold of secret files “within hours” of them being 8

August 14, 2018 3:25 PM 'We live in a country called Europe!' Former Tory aide INFURIATES radio host in Brexit row

FORMER Tory aide Andre Walker enraged radio host Alexis Conran when he said he does not agree that Britain should be “ruled from Brussels”. The radio host said the claim was “utter c**p” during the heated radio debate on Monday. The former Tory staffer said Brussels, the European Union’s de facto capital, still rules the UK and Britons live in a “country 7

August 13, 2018 9:27 AM EU bureaucrats are 'petrified' of Brexit Britain 'thriving' after leaving

A BREXIT supporting economist has claimed European Union chiefs are “petrified” of Britain walking away from the Brussels bloc and “thriving”. Liam Halligan, economist and co-author of Clean Brexit, has claimed Brussels bosses are “petrified” of Britain making Brexit a success. Mr Halligan admitted that a free trade agreement would be better for Britain 7

August 12, 2018 11:22 AM 'Banksy' road sign disappears from Clevedon lamppost

A road sign apparently created by the street artist Banksy has disappeared from a lamppost near his home city. The photo of the stencilled sign on a lamppost in Clevedon, north Somerset, was posted on Banksy's official Instagram page on Friday. It depicted an elderly couple being carried by two children in an apparent reference to Brexit. But by Friday 7

August 11, 2018 8:18 PM 'UNACCEPTABLE' French FURY over EU plan to EXCLUDE French ports in post-Brexit trade route

FRANCE is on collision course with the European Commission after it excluded French ports as part of its plans for a new shipping route linking Ireland with the bloc post-Brexit. French Transport Minister Elisabeth Borne blasted the move, which could prevent France from accessing billions of euros in an EU grant, as "not acceptable". In a strongly-worded 23

August 10, 2018 7:46 PM 'Banksy' road sign appears on Clevedon lamppost

A new work apparently by elusive street artist Banksy appeared near his home city of Bristol. A photo of the stencilled road sign on a lamppost in Clevedon, north Somerset, was posted on Banksy's official Instagram page earlier. The sign depicts an elderly couple being carried by two children, prompting speculation on social media it was inspired by Brexit 7

August 9, 2018 11:56 PM What young and old voters really think about Brexit

Few issues divide opinions between different age groups quite as sharply as Brexit. And it could be that the differences are becoming even more pronounced. Voters remain evenly divided about the issue, just as they were at the time of the EU referendum two years ago. If there were to be a second referendum now, 52% would vote Remain and 48% Leave, an average 6

August 9, 2018 11:01 PM Remainers could be FORGETTING a vital problem with new anti-Brexit party, says professor

A NEW anti-Brexit political party bringing together “disgruntled” Remainer politicians could struggle to appeal to the masses because “there isn’t a great deal of agreement between these parties”, insisted politics professor Wyn Grant. Professor Wyn Grant from the University of Warwick questioned whether there would be anything to unite politicians in a potential 7

August 8, 2018 6:50 AM New customs proposal to stop Kent rail network standstill after Brexit

New customs areas for railways would stop Kent's rail network coming to a standstill post Brexit, according to a report by rail chiefs. It is claimed the UK would secure £1.7 billion of economic benefits each year under proposals outlined by the Rail Delivery Group, a body which includes leaders from all the country's passenger and freight train companies 9

August 7, 2018 7:53 AM Germany and France to OVERRULE Brussels: UK will be handed trade deals, says Hargreaves

GERMANY, France and Italy will revolt against the European Union and demand free trade with Britain in the event of a no deal Brexit, according to billionaire financier Peter Hargreaves. The EU’s three largest economies will demand a free-trading partnership to maintain their high level of exports, he predicts. Mr Hargreaves, Britain’s twelfth wealthiest 22