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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 10

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 10

January 4, 2019 2:18 AM Herb Kelleher: Father of low-cost airline travel dies at 87

Herb Kelleher, who co-founded low-cost US carrier Southwest Airlines, has died aged 87, the company says. The company described him as "a pioneer, a maverick and an innovator" who disrupted the airline industry "by making flying both fun and affordable". Founded in 1967, his airline initially aimed to provide cheap flights between the Texas cities of Houston 8

December 19, 2018 2:04 PM Lesbian publications condemn ‘vitriolic attacks’ on trans women

Top lesbian media outlets have come together to publish an open letter condemning transphobia in the lesbian community. Editors and publishers from five leading lesbian publications—including Diva, Autostraddle and Curve—signed the letter condemning “vitriolic attacks” on the trans community by “so-called lesbian publications” and distanced themselves 41

December 17, 2018 10:32 AM Nigella Lawson: Don't airbrush my 'sticking out stomach'

The TV chef says the US has a "hatred of fat" and assumes everyone wants to be "airbrushed thinner". The best-selling chef, 58, accused them of hating fat and said it was "pernicious" to assume everyone will be "grateful to be airbrushed thinner". Lawson wrote: "I've had to tell American TV stations not to airbrush my sticking out stomach. "The hatred 24

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 15

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 23

December 8, 2018 8:13 AM Brexit, the Irish border, backstop

The UK is due to leave the EU on 29 March 2019 but how many of us actually understand all the big issues like the backstop and the Irish border? In November one of the most googled questions about Brexit was "what does Brexit mean?". This suggests a lot of people want to start at the beginning and get back to basics. This video is not available through 7

December 5, 2018 12:47 AM Brexit SHAMBLES: Former chief whip to vote AGAINST May’s deal after 13 years of loyalty

FORMER chief whip Mark Harper will vote against Theresa May’s Brexit deal after 13 years of loyalty, warning the plan “threatens the integrity of our country” and breaches the Conservative manifesto. Previously a supporter of the Prime Minister, Mr Harper claims the Withdrawal Agreement “leaves the UK in a worse position than we are now”. Former chief 19

December 2, 2018 3:21 PM Search for missing British woman Amy Louise Gerard in Tenerife

Amy Louise Gerard has been missing since early Friday after she was last seen standing outside an Irish pub in Puerto de la Cruz. Amy Louise Gerard, 28, was last seen standing outside Irish Molly Malone's in Puerto de la Cruz at around 12.20am on Friday. Originally from Grimsby, Lincolnshire, Ms Gerard works as an animal trainer at Tenerife's Loro Parque 31