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April 16, 2018 11:44 PM ‘I plan on RUINING his lunch’ Nigel Farage issues SCATHING threat to Emmanuel Macron

LEADING Brexiteer Nigel Farage has issued French leader Emmanuel Macron with a scathing threat ahead of a lunch between the pair today at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, it has emerged. The former Ukip leader said “I plan on ruining his lunch” before the banquet following Mr Macron’s address to MEPs at the Parliament. The Telegraph also reported 9

April 13, 2018 5:21 AM Turnbull to push free trade deal with EU

Malcolm Turnbull will meet with the head of Europe's largest economy in a bid to get the European Union to the table on a huge free trade deal. The prime minister will also meet with UK Prime Minister Theresa May and the heads of the European Union and NATO on his two-week trip overseas. Mr Turnbull will land in London on April 18 for the Commonwealth

April 10, 2018 12:36 PM BREXIT THREAT: Barnier DEMANDS Britain sign up to key EU standards in post-Brexit deal

MICHEL BARNIER declared Britain must sign a “non regression” clause to prevent “key pre-Brexit” standards from being lowered in any future UK-EU trade deal. Speaking at an environmental conference, the European Commission’s chief Brexit negotiator said the UK would not be allowed to lower standards on the environment, tax and food safety if a post-Brexit 7

April 6, 2018 11:01 PM 'You're denying democracy!' Sinn Fein Brexit spokesman SLAMS UK exit's impact on N Ireland

SINN FEIN Brexit spokesman John O’Dowd hit out at the UK's negotiations with the European Union (EU) saying Theresa May is ignoring the democratic will of the people of Northern Ireland. The former deputy first minister of Northern Ireland, who served in the role in 2011, said the start of the process for the UK to leave the EU had added to the strain 8

April 4, 2018 7:36 AM Are you an annoying sod who was fanatical about Brexit but has lost interest now?

ARE you one of those irritating twats who was mad keen on Brexit but is now not really that arsed? Take our test and find out. In the pub your friends start having a heated debate about Brexit. What do you do? Brexit is turning out to be hideously complicated. What is your reaction? A. “Yes, it was really stupid. I feel terrible that people might lose their 7

March 27, 2018 11:33 AM 'You don't think we're leaving?' BBC host jumps on Tony Blair's latest anti-Brexit bid

TONY BLAIR was put on the spot by BBC Newsnight host Emily Maitlis, who quizzed the former Prime Minister over his anti-Brexit attempts. Mr Blair has repeatedly called for the UK to have another vote on the decision to leave the European Union. The vocal Remainer claimed that he understands and knows why people voted to leave the Brussels club but still 26

March 22, 2018 6:16 PM Vince Cable HUMILIATED: Eight EU PMs deny backing second Brexit vote despite Lib Dem claim

SIR Vince Cable has been left red-faced today after eight European Union leaders denied backing calls for a second Brexit referendum - despite a Lib Dem press release suggesting they had. The Liberal Democrat leader travelled to the continent this morning to speak with like-minded EU leaders to drum up support for a second vote at a major summit in Brussels 40

March 19, 2018 8:38 AM Brussels panic as EU admits ‘we need a plan B’

DONALD Trump’s controversial new tariffs could be the start of an all-out war on the World Trade Organisation (WTO), a prospect causing officials in Brussels to lose sleep and scramble for a response. Donald Trump, after first aggressively introducing tariffs on steel and aluminium, is now speaheading an attempt to cripple the WTO's appellate courts 24

March 17, 2018 3:23 PM Britain's borders betrayal: Brexit could see borders flung WIDE OPEN if there's no deal

BREXIT could see Britain's borders flung wide open if the UK cannot strike a trade deal with the European Union after we leave the bloc. However, bosses are said to be preparing for default border checks for people at ports and airports. It comes as Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has vowed that there would be no hard border at Dover. He told the BBC’s 28

March 17, 2018 2:08 PM BREXIT BOMBSHELL: EU may use 'arcane rules' to BAN BA and easyJet and trigger travel chaos

RYANAIR CEO Michael O'Leary has warned that British-owned airlines will be banned from flights between European countries after Brexit, as giant companies like Lufthansa and Air France seize the opportunity to punish their UK rivals. The outspoken CEO, who was speaking in Brusssels, told Politico: "If there is a hard Brexit next March, there is a real risk of disruption 36