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December 14, 2018 12:01 AM EU PANIC: UK breaking away is a 'LOSE–LOSE' situation for Brussels

BREXITEER Lance Forman has insisted that the EU is in a tougher situation than the UK over Brexit because what they really want is the £39bn in a withdrawal agreement. He continued: “And you have to look at the EU’s position, they are in the toughest position of them all, they are in a much tougher position than us. “If Britain does well outside of these 9

December 11, 2018 5:45 AM Newspaper headlines: 'Desperate' May's Brexit rescue mission

The Mail leads with Theresa May's "last-ditch mission to salvage her Brexit deal" hours after avoiding a "humiliating" defeat by deferring the MPs' vote in the Commons. It describes the "shambolic scenes" after Tuesday's vote was ditched just half an hour after Downing Street had confirmed it was going ahead. In a play on the famous remark by Margaret 7

December 10, 2018 1:37 PM Ronnie O'Sullivan: Steve Davis would 'love' to see Sports Personality nomination

Record-breaking snooker player Ronnie O'Sullivan should be nominated for BBC Sports Personality of the Year, says six-time world champion Steve Davis. O'Sullivan made history with a 19th win in a Triple Crown event as he took the UK Championship for the seventh time. But the 43-year-old has never even made the shortlist for the BBC award. "I would personally 6

December 10, 2018 12:05 AM Boris Johnson sets out new plan to SAVE BREXIT

FORMER Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has set out his plan to save Brexit ahead of tomorrow’s crunch vote on Theresa May’s EU exit agreement, insisting the UK should keep half the money we’re due to send to Brussels until a free trade deal is agreed. The prominent Brexiteer laid his alternative plan in a newspaper column. Parliament is due to vote on Mrs May’s 5

December 9, 2018 1:03 PM BREXIT COMPROMISE? Ireland ‘WILL listen’ to new border proposals

THE IRISH Government is willing to listen to new “proposals and suggestions” on Brexit from Theresa May if Parliament votes down the Prime Minister’s deal on Tuesday - but warned that "listen only means listen". Irish Taoiseach (prime minister) Leo Varadkar, who has supported Mrs May’s deal since she unveiled it in November, remains loyal to Theresa 7

December 9, 2018 11:09 AM O2 'to seek millions' in damages over data outage

Mobile operator O2 is understood to be seeking millions in damages from supplier Ericsson after last week's day-long data network collapse. O2 smartphone users were unable to use their mobile phone data last Thursday. Ericsson blamed expired software licences for the problem. Customers with a monthly subscription will be refunded the cost of two days' 7

December 8, 2018 8:27 AM Lights, camera, action for Scotland's first film studio

A WAREHOUSE in Leith has been earmarked to become Scotland’s first dedicated film studio. The world-class complex will be based on the eastern harbour at the former Pelamis Building (Image: Ryan McVay/ Getty) The world-class complex will be based on the eastern harbour at the former Pelamis Building where Marvel Studios made Avengers: Infinity War. The site has shooting 8

December 7, 2018 7:49 AM BREXIT BOMBSHELL: Ireland 'faces food SHORTAGES and 7% drop in GDP' under no-deal Brexit

THE brutal impact on the European Union if Britain walks away without a deal has been outlined by a shock Government report outlining how Ireland would suffer under that scenario. The leaked study shows Ireland would suffer from food shortages and see a seven percent drop in gross domestic product if a deal was not reached. The revelations have piled 6

December 6, 2018 12:57 AM Brexit could be POSTPONED if Theresa May deal rejected

It appears the UK would be unable to quit the customs union arrangement, also known as the backstop, without the consent of key EU figures. Yesterday the Government was forced to release legal advice on its Brexit deal, after being found in contempt of Parliament. The advice confirmed that Northern Ireland would effectively be part of a different customs 15

December 2, 2018 8:17 PM 'Europa League 2': Uefa confirms new tournament from 2021

A third European club competition with the working title 'Europa League 2' will be introduced from 2021. One English team will enter the play-offs of the new tournament, while Scottish sides may miss out on Europa League places in a reshuffle. As part of Uefa's 2021-2024 cycle, the Europa League will be halved in size to 32 teams with an extra play-off 8