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January 19, 2018 2:14 PM Smiling Macron and May pose for selfie

Theresa May illustrated her new "entente chaleureuse" with Emmanuel Macron by tweeting a smiling "selfie" with the French president. The two leaders finished their summit with an evening reception at London's Victoria and Albert Museum on Thursday. Earlier he said the UK and France were "making a new tapestry together" but hinted at sticking points ahead 7

January 17, 2018 2:39 PM We won't pay! Netherlands say nations hit most by Brexit should not plug EU funding hole

THE Netherlands have warned EU nations hit most by Brexit will not plug the funding blackhole left by Britain’s decision to unshackle itself from the European Union. As Brussels chiefs count the cost of life without the UK, Jean-Claude Juncker ordered EU nations to prop-up the ailing bloc in the wake of the UK’s departure by raising their contributions 14

January 17, 2018 2:05 PM Irish PM claims British veterans fought for 'European values, NOT just for Britain'

IRISH Prime Minister Leo Varadkar claimed British veterans fought for European democracy and European values and not just for Britain Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar took a swipe at the UK over Brexit saying he is disappointed with the decision British people made as it disregards British veterans who thought for European democracy. “Irish people are very close 16

January 17, 2018 1:46 PM ‘Take THAT Macron!’ Macron dealt HUGE blow as CEO reveals he's moving to London NOT Paris

FRENCH President Emmanuel Marcon’s plan to make Paris a tech hub has been snubbed by a CEO who revealed his company would move to London instead. The French President, who is scheduled to meet with Prime Minster Theresa May on Thursday, has been dealt a huge blow as the CEO of Dimension Data, Jason Goodall, said he did not even consider Paris as an option 26

January 17, 2018 12:15 PM Farage STUNS European Parliament as he accuses them of COLLUDING with Blair

NIGEL FARAGE left the European Parliament speechless as he accused the EU of “working together” with Tony Blair to make sure Britain gets the worst Brexit deal possible. The Brexiteer said he feared that the European Union and Remainer’s Tony Blair and Nick Clegg were colluding to give Britain the "worst" Brexit trade deal. Speaking in the European Parliament 13

January 17, 2018 11:40 AM 'You put the EU over your PEOPLE!’ Fiery Farage BLASTS Irish PM for siding with Juncker

NIGEL FARAGE skewered the Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar for choosing the European Union over the Irish people during a fiery European Parliament rant. The Brexiteer savaged Mr Varadkar, calling him a “devotee” to the European Union. Speaking in European Parliament after Mr Varadkaar had given a speech, Mr Farage said: “Well Mr Varadkar you are very popular 14

January 17, 2018 8:08 AM Brussels SHOCK: Switzerland preparing to END EU free movement with Brexit-style referendum

SWITZERLAND has sent shockwaves through the European Union by edging closer to a referendum on ending its agreement on the free movement of people across its borders, sparking fresh uncertainty about its relations with Brussels. The nationalist Swiss People’s party (SVP) has received the go-ahead to collect signatures for a vote on a constitutional change 13

January 16, 2018 12:00 AM EU threat: Switzerland ‘told NOT to make deal with Brexit Britain’ in plot to punish UK

THE EU is pressuring Switzerland not to make a bilateral deal with Britain after Brexit, it was revealed last night. The move appears to be part of a “punishment agenda” by Brussels and has led to concerns that the European Commission is not negotiating with Britain in good faith. A private briefing has raised concerns that the EU is secretly pursuing 14

January 15, 2018 11:18 PM Philip Hammond issues SHOCK claim UK will KEEP 'European-style' economy after Brexit

CHANCELLOR Philip Hammond has said the UK will have a “European-style” economy after we have left the EU, despite pressure from leading Brexiteers calling for a change of direction. Mr Hammond insists that last year’s election outcome “made it very clear” the British people want to stick with the current system, despite the “leave” result in the referendum 14

January 14, 2018 6:23 PM Royal Mail REFUSES to print commemorative Brexit stamps

THE day Britain breaks away from the shackles of the European Union will not be an “important anniversary”, Royal Mail has declared in its first explanation of why commemorative stamps will not be produced. The national postal service insisted that it does not get involved in “political matters”, and producing Brexit stamps would damage its “strict political 16