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July 14, 2018 7:49 AM Barnier brags about EU army as he claims Brexit WON'T SLOW DOWN Brussels' military dream

EU BREXIT chief negotiator Michel Barnier vowed Brexit will not "slow down" the European army dream as he announced members states will give a massive boost to the EU defence fund. Speaking from Washington, the EU negotiator claimed member states will increase their contribution to the EU defence fund, arguing it will automatically benefit NATO efforts 8

July 12, 2018 4:15 AM GWH looking at £13m blackhole

Just three months into its new budget year Great Western Hospital is looking at a deficit of more than £13m by the end of March 2019. And bosses at the trust that runs the hospital have been told that patient demand, and covering staff vacancies with agency staff and locum doctors is hitting the budget hard. Karen Johnson, director of finance at the NHS trust 10

July 9, 2018 3:04 AM Trump may quit NATO 'unless Britain boosts defence'

BRITAIN needs to increase defence spending by 50 per cent to convince Donald Trump to continue to back Nato, a think-tank said yesterday. The warning came days ahead of the US President’s visit to Britain followed by a crunch Nato summit in Brussels. Think-tank Policy Exchange said there is “no viable successor to Nato as guarantor of European security 15

July 4, 2018 9:24 AM Flight cancellations latest: Misery for 210,000 on Ryanair

Budget airline Ryanair has revealed another month of travel misery as it said air traffic control strikes left more than 210,000 passengers facing flight cancellations in June. The Dublin-based carrier said more than 1,100 flights were cancelled for the second month running due to air traffic control strikes over four weekends in June, as well as staff 21

July 2, 2018 4:13 PM ‘Every country will suffer’ Italy admit Hard Brexit will DEVASTATE economies across EU

A HARD Brexit would devastate economies across the EU, one of Italy's top agricultural organisations has admitted. Italy’s farmers have pleaded with Britain not to destroy the country’s economy by pushing ahead with a hard Brexit. Confagricoltura, the General Confederation of Italian Agriculture, said the UK’s departure from the EU would have a devastating 11

June 29, 2018 5:27 PM ‘APPALLING’ Ryanair charged terrified pensioner £2.66 for water after bumpy plane diverts

FURIOUS holidaymakers have blasted budget airline Ryanair for charging them €3 (£2.66) for a bottle of water after their bumpy flight from Murcia to Bournemouth was forced to divert to Madrid. After the mid-flight landing in Madrid, Ryanair crew told 70-year-old Bev Block, from Poole, she would have to fork up the money for a bottle of water after she was left with a “dry mouth 10

June 28, 2018 11:01 PM Bali volcano eruption: Mount Agung spews volcanic ash triggering CLOSURE of airport

BALI's highest volcano, Mount Agung, is sending hot volcanic ash 2,500 metres into the air following the eruption on Thursday, causing major disruption to international flights. A number of international flights have been cancelled after the Mount Agung volcano began spewing water vapour and ash two kilometres into the air. The Ngurah Rai International 22

June 26, 2018 3:59 AM UK defence spending 'must rise to maintain UK influence'

MPs warn that without further investment, UK forces would "struggle to maintain their usefulness as allies" to the US and NATO. The Commons' defence committee said without further investment, UK forces would struggle to maintain "interoperability" with the US military, diminishing their usefulness as allies. The warning comes ahead of next month's NATO summit 7

June 24, 2018 11:07 PM John Bishop: I’m not in competition with Piers Morgan

John Bishop says he is not in competition with fellow chat show host Piers Morgan, and denied that he is “soft” on his guests. The comedian, 51, is back with a new series of John Bishop: In Conversation With on the W channel. Morgan reportedly criticised David Walliams for turning down the chance to appear on Piers Morgan’s Life Stories, on ITV, and opting 13

June 24, 2018 3:27 PM Israel opposition leader named head of Jewish Agency

JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel's opposition leader has been appointed chairman of the Jewish Agency for Israel, a non-governmental organization responsible for bridging Israel and Jewish communities worldwide. The organization issued a statement Sunday that its board of governors unanimously elected Isaac Herzog, a former Labor Party leader, as its new chairman