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August 16, 2017 8:13 AM Walnut Whip without the walnut? Whatever next?

Nestle's new nut-free versions of the classic chocolate whirls up a storm on social media with fans branding the move "blasphemy". Nestle's decision to launch nut-free versions of one of its oldest chocolate brands has whipped up a storm on social media with fans branding the move as "disgusting" and "blasphemy". The vanilla and caramel whips will go on sale from this week, and the dark chocolate 5

August 16, 2017 6:21 AM Big Ben may not be silent for four years after all

The giant bell at the centre of the Elizabeth Tower's Great Clock was due to cease ringing next Monday to allow work to take place. But officials are now being asked to look at the cost and practical implications of ringing the Great Bell more often than currently planned. As it stands, it will only be allowed to chime on special occasions, such as New Year's 7

August 16, 2017 5:31 AM News Daily: Irish border plan and Trump on Charlottesville

The government has published its second position paper on Brexit negotiations - this time setting out its stall on how it proposes to manage the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland, which will become a border between the UK and the EU after 2019. It also rules out the idea of a customs border in the Irish Sea, saying it would be unviable 7

August 14, 2017 10:30 AM 'Jeremy Corbyn said the SAME' Emma Barnett rips into Labour peer during heated Brexit row

EMMA BARNETT took a massive swipe at a Labour peer during a heated discussion over access to European markets after Brexit. Baroness Angela Smith criticised Theresa May and the Conservatives for promising to pull Britain out of the single market and customs union after Brexit. BBC host Emma Barnett quickly snapped back at the leader of the opposition 8

August 13, 2017 9:59 AM Theresa May to offer free 'Schengen deal' to Irish citizens allowing them in and out of Britain after Brexit

Theresa May is preparing to offer Irish citizens free movement into and out of Britain after Brexit, is it reported. The Prime Minister hopes the deal will please Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and make him a key ally during the next 20 months of tough negotiations. Mr Varadkar has expressed frustration at the failure of Britain's negotiating team to ensure 4

August 11, 2017 9:00 PM Donald Trump's Vision Of A Post-Brexit Trade Deal Could Be Very Bad For Britain

He wants a deal 'very, very quickly'. But should the UK move away from the EU? “Brexit has caused a lot of uncertainty, a lot of confusion,” Emanuel Adam, director of trade and policy at British American Business, says. Last year, the transatlantic network, which represents more than 2,000 companies, asked its members if they thought Britain should leave 204

August 11, 2017 6:28 PM Swiss plan MAJOR financial alliance including UK but NOT EU after Brexit

SWITZERLAND is making plans to create a major post-Brexit financial union with London, Hong Kong and Singapore, the city of London's EU envoy has claimed. But the European Union does not feature in the so-called F4 alliance and officials in Brussels are said to be furious at the proposals. The revelations come in a series of internal memos written by the the City of London’s 9

August 9, 2017 6:00 AM Australian High Commissioner urges Britons to be 'MORE optimistic' about Brexit

THE AUSTRALIAN High Commissioner has urged Britons to be “more optimistic” about Britain’s future outside the European Union after Brexit. Alexander Downer declared there is “no reason” for any pessimism surrounding Britain’s European divorce to circulate across the country. Speaking on LBC, the Australian did admit it would be a “big change” but insisted 9

August 8, 2017 9:57 AM Brexit SABOTAGE: Is Britain about to move in direction of Norway-style deal with EU?

BRITAIN could be moving in the direction of a ‘Norway-style’ deal with the European Union (EU) - Michel Barnier’s favourite post-Brexit agreement. The deal would see Britain maintain access to the single market because the UK would rejoin the European Economic Area (EEA) from outside the bloc - the so-called Norway model. European Commission chief Brexit 12

August 8, 2017 9:29 AM Spain will not block Brexit deal over Gibraltar, Spanish minister says

Brussels angered Britain by offering Spain a potential veto right over the territory's post-Brexit relationship with the EU. Alfonso Dastis said Spain would not "jeopardise" any future deal by pushing its sovereignty claim over the territory. The future of Gibraltar, a rocky enclave on the southern tip of Spain captured by Britain in 1704, and its 30,000 inhabitants 9