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October 22, 2018 12:01 PM Remainer celebrities funded buses for the London march

EUROPHILE celebrities and politicians banded together to fund bus travel for thousands of campaigners who descended on London at the weekend in a bid to stop Brexit. TV cook Delia Smith, Star Trek actor Sir Patrick Stewart and Tony Blair’s former spokesman Alastair Campbell were among the famous names who donated £1,000 each to help protestors get to the capital 7

October 21, 2018 12:48 PM 'Brits want to GET ON with Brexit' Campbell CLASHES with Ridge in People's Vote march row

ALASTAIR Campbell clashed with Sky News’ Sophy Ridge during a tense interview over whether there should be another Brexit vote following the People's Vote march on Saturday afternoon which saw an estimated 700,000 people turn out to protest. On Saturday an estimated 700,000 people marched in London calling for the UK to have another Brexit vote. Remainer 7

October 20, 2018 9:43 AM BREXIT LIVE: 'You LOST' Fury as 100,000 Remainers march on London in bid to THWART Brexit

HUNDREDS of thousands of people are expected to march through the streets of London to demand a re-run of the referendum, known as a “people’s vote”. But people have dismissed it as an attempt to re-run the referendum as it will also have the option to remain in the European Union. Mail on Sunday columnist Peter Hitchens debated Labour’s Lord Adonis 6

October 17, 2018 10:04 PM 'I love a firm, hard Brexit!' Robbie Williams jokingly reveals how to handle negotiations

ROBBIE Williams jokingly admitted he prefers a “firm, hard Brexit”, while other celebrities also joked about how they would handle Brexit negotiations while on the red carpet at the annual ITV Palooza event on Tuesday. But Mrs May refused to drop her controversial Chequers proposal, which has been rejected by both Remainers and Brexiteers. When Labour 6

October 14, 2018 3:21 PM Barry Gardiner branded 'UNREALISTIC' as Labour customs union alternative rubbished

LABOUR frontbencher Barry Gardiner was shut down by John Pienaar as the BBC radio host dismissed Labour's post-Brexit alternative to the EU's customs union as "unrealistic". Speaking on BBC Radio 5 Pienaar's Politics, the Shadow Trade International Secretary claimed a Labour Government would negotiate UK's post-Brexit membership of a newly designed customs 12

October 11, 2018 5:43 AM Brexit architect HITS OUT at ‘dangerous’ second referendum call

EXCLUSIVE: DANIEL HANNAN, one of the original Brexiteers, has hit out at calls for a second referendum on the UK’s EU membership saying they would trigger “a crisis of democracy”. The self-styled ‘People’s Vote’ campaign, which is backed by some Labour, Liberal Democrat and Conservative MPs, is campaigning for a second referendum on whatever deal Theresa 14

October 9, 2018 11:58 PM Labour SNUB Union Flag at Royal Welsh Show

A BITTER argument broke out in a Welsh Assembly Committee after Lesley Griffiths, a Labour member of the assembly, said she did not want to see the Union Flag at the Royal Welsh Show. Ms Griffiths, who is the Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs, clashed with Andrew RT Davies on the other side of the floor, when she said she was annoyed 5

October 9, 2018 10:11 PM 'What would Brenda from Bristol think?' Raab TEARS into calls for second Brexit referendum

BREXIT Secretary Dominic Raab delivered a sharp swipe at both the Labour Party and the SNP, accusing them of "political opportunism" over referendum calls as he spoke to the House of Commons today. Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab ridiculed what he called the “political opportunism” of the Labour Party and the SNP as he took a question from Conservative 8

October 9, 2018 5:45 PM 'You have TRASHED your promise!' Raab ATTACKS Corbyn over support for second Brexit vote

BREXIT Secretary Dominic Raab dismantled Jeremy Conrbyn's latest call to back a second Brexit referendum claiming the Labour leader has proven to be "unfit" to govern the country as he "trashed" his manifesto promise to deliver on Brexit. Addressing the Labour Party frontbench in the Commons after his statement on the Government's Brexit strategy, Mr Raab discredited 8

October 9, 2018 5:42 AM Facebook faces backlash over £7.4m UK tax bill on sales of £1.3bn

Labour MP Margaret Hodge says it is "absolutely outrageous that Facebook's UK tax bill is 0.62% of their revenue". Documents released on Monday showed the company paid a net £7.4m in corporation tax last year after an £8.4m credit for staff share awards cut the total from £15.8m. Facebook had booked a 7.5% increase in pre-tax profits to £62.8m on revenues 9