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August 13, 2018 9:27 AM EU bureaucrats are 'petrified' of Brexit Britain 'thriving' after leaving

A BREXIT supporting economist has claimed European Union chiefs are “petrified” of Britain walking away from the Brussels bloc and “thriving”. Liam Halligan, economist and co-author of Clean Brexit, has claimed Brussels bosses are “petrified” of Britain making Brexit a success. Mr Halligan admitted that a free trade agreement would be better for Britain 7

August 9, 2018 11:56 PM What young and old voters really think about Brexit

Few issues divide opinions between different age groups quite as sharply as Brexit. And it could be that the differences are becoming even more pronounced. Voters remain evenly divided about the issue, just as they were at the time of the EU referendum two years ago. If there were to be a second referendum now, 52% would vote Remain and 48% Leave, an average 6

August 9, 2018 11:01 PM Remainers could be FORGETTING a vital problem with new anti-Brexit party, says professor

A NEW anti-Brexit political party bringing together “disgruntled” Remainer politicians could struggle to appeal to the masses because “there isn’t a great deal of agreement between these parties”, insisted politics professor Wyn Grant. Professor Wyn Grant from the University of Warwick questioned whether there would be anything to unite politicians in a potential 8

August 5, 2018 4:52 AM David Cameron ATTACKS former ally in SHOCK Brexit outburst

FORMER Prime Minister David Cameron has told friends leading Brexiteer and current Environment Secretary, Michael Gove, is a “lunatic” who he blames for his defeat in the 2016 Brexit referendum, it has been claimed. A friend of Mr Cameron said: “He was saying Michael Gove was a lunatic. “He said he had not realised quite how mad he was until that whole 10

August 3, 2018 11:02 PM MP DEMANDS probe on Russia meddling in Brexit vote

LEADING Conservative MP Damien Collins has issued a dramatic call for a police investigation into allegations of Russia interference during the Brexit campaign, demanding an inquiry like that led by Robert Mueller in the US. Mr Collins, who chairs a powerful House of Commons Committee, claims only the police can find out what happened in the run-up to the 2016 vote. The MP’s Digital 11

July 30, 2018 11:01 PM ‘MISSED OPPORTUNITY!’ Confusion as May FAILS to prepare ANY Brexit immigration policies

THE Government has been criticised for failing to draw up an immigration policy for after Brexit. A report from the powerful Commons Home Affairs committee has seen MPs from both sides of the debate unite over criticising the vacuum in government policy on the crucial issue. It follows revelations earlier this year by the Daily Express that the much delayed 11

July 29, 2018 11:25 AM 'I know better than you!' Remainer Lord RAGES at Brexiteer over second referendum

A REMAINER Lord has reacted in fury after a Brexiteer launched a scathing attack on the idea of a second referendum during a heated on-air debate. Lord Richard Newby was outraged after the idea of a second referendum was belittled during a debate on Brexit, claiming that he "knew better" than a Brexiteer journalist. The leader of the Liberal Democrats 8

July 26, 2018 7:23 AM Now billionaire Richard Branson hits out at Leave vote – Brexit is making UK 'poorer'

BILLIONAIRE Sir Richard Branson launched a furious Brexit rant and claimed the British people were “misled” in the 2016 vote and would “change their minds” if Britain had a second referendum. The business mogul said he thinks Britain will be “much poorer” after Brexit and will leave the European Union “sadder” without one of its largest net contributors 10

July 22, 2018 11:33 PM EU warns Brexit talks CANNOT be extended unless there is ANOTHER referendum

THE UK cannot extend article 50 negotiations and stop a no deal Brexit unless there is a major shift in British politics through a second referendum or general election, senior diplomats and European Commission officials have said. EU sources say the European chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, has repeatedly warned the “clock is ticking” but it is not lack of time that stands 7

July 22, 2018 4:20 PM 'PIE IN THE SKY!' John Major CONDEMNS Brexit in fiery outburst

JOHN Major has accused Brexiteers of “pie in the sky” promises and called for a second referendum, something he said would be “morally justified”. The former Tory leader said the “fantasy” aspirations of Brexit campaigners had been shown to be unworkable and the only solution was a second vote. Mr Major, speaking on the Andrew Marr Show this morning 8