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January 15, 2019 8:35 PM Boris Johnson REVEALS 'simple' solution to UNITE the Commons after May's Brexit defeat

BORIS JOHNSON has revealed the “simple” solution to ensure that a Brexit agreement is passed in the House of Commons after the Prime Minister was dealt a massive defeat over her Withdrawal Agreement. Theresa May’s Brexit agreement was defeated by a historic by 432 votes to 202, with a majority of 230. Speaking on Channel 4 News, Boris Johnson revealed 557

January 12, 2019 11:09 AM 'Brexit a pain in the a**!' Irish farmers plead EU to give into UK to avoid sector WIPEOUT

IRISH farmers have pleaded the European Commission to "step in" to avoid a no deal Brexit with the United Kingdom in fear trade tariffs could "wipe out" the Irish beef sector. Concerns are rising in Ireland about the potential risk of a no deal Brexit to the local farming industry. Theresa May is forecast to suffer a humiliating loss in Parliament as only 206 MPs are expected 135

January 11, 2019 6:41 AM FLU OUTBREAK: Cases of flu DOUBLE as illness kills DOZENS in the last three months

FLU cases have doubled within a week in the UK according to figures released by Public Health England (PHE), and the death toll over the past three months has surpassed 40. Nearly two million people are showing flu-like symptoms as rates hit their worst level since this year’s monitoring began in September. Figures released by Public Health England show an increase 128

January 2, 2019 11:49 AM Sam Underhill: England flanker to see specialist for ankle injury

The 22-year-old will see a specialist to find out the extent of the injury, but recovery time is usually six weeks. Underhill was part of England's 2018 Six Nations side and featured in three of the autumn internationals. England start their 2019 Six Nations campaign with a visit to defending champions Ireland on 2 February. Bath will also lose lock Matt Garvey 58

December 27, 2018 9:48 AM BBC Weather forecast: Carol Kirkwood WARNS of weather front to hit UK on New Year's Eve

BRITAIN is about to be hit by two new weather fronts coming from the north and bringing persistent showers for some and a foggy, murky New Year's Eve for most of the country. BBC Weather forecaster Carol Kirkwood warned the two new weather systems will hit overnight between Friday and Saturday. The first will bring consistent rain showers for Scotland 79

December 24, 2018 6:46 PM Baby named after officers who took woman to hospital

A pregnant woman rushed to hospital by two police officers has said thank you - by naming her baby after them. PCs James Ireland and Dan Bellingham were battling the rush hour traffic near Chelmsford, Essex, when they came across a panicked man whose wife was in the final stages of labour. The officers blue-lighted the couple to hospital, where baby James 66

December 24, 2018 6:10 PM Rugby union team of the year: Who makes your 2018 side?

It has been a historic year for Ireland, Wales enjoyed a fine run and Scotland showed promise - but England endured a mixed bag of results. Ireland won their third Six Nations title in five years - with what was only their third Grand Slam - then secured a first series victory in Australia since 1979, before overcoming world champions New Zealand for the first 71

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 47

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 246

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 49