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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 516

January 15, 2019 5:13 PM Boreham Wood FC's 'weird' 1,400-word Brexit post

A football club's decision to post a 1,400-word article about Brexit has been called "weird", "embarrassing" and "slightly random". Non-league side Boreham Wood posted an article entitled "MPs do your duty" on its website on Tuesday ahead of a Parliamentary vote on the Brexit deal. However, others were in favour, and one said they "now support Boreham 397

January 13, 2019 1:08 PM Mayor of Cambridge dies during scuba-diving holiday

The mayor of Cambridge has died suddenly while on a scuba-diving holiday with his wife in South Africa. Nigel Gawthrope, 61, collapsed on Friday after surfacing from a dive and feeling unwell. The exact cause of his death is unknown. The city councillor was a popular local figure and had been eight months into his term of office. Council leader Lewis 144

January 11, 2019 12:08 AM Newspaper headlines: May's Brexit 'phone plea' to union bosses

Theresa May's latest efforts to get her Brexit deal through Parliament are recorded on some front pages. As the Metro notes, the prime minister spoke to union leaders - including Unite's "Red" Len McCluskey - on Thursday. It describes her "begging them to help" convince MPs to back the withdrawal agreement she struck with the EU. The Times also leads 256

January 10, 2019 8:43 PM Kevin Fret dead: Latin trap star dies age 24 after being shot in Puerto Rico

KEVIN FRET - the openly gay Latin Trap artist - has died after reportedly being shot early this morning. Kevin Fret, who campaigned for gay rights, is dead after being shot and killed in Santurce, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Billboard has reported. The 24-year-old is believed to have been on a motorcycle when he was shot at around 5.30am. The Latin trap star is said to have later 120

January 10, 2019 1:43 PM EU SHOWDOWN: Italy promises to unite with Poland to instigate ‘European SPRING’

ITALY’S firebrand deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini is trying to create a populist alliance to take on the Brussels establishment in a showdown over the future of the European Union. Mr Salvini, who leads the nationalist, anti-immigrant League party, pledged to create a “new European spring” ahead of the European Parliament elections in May and to work with Poland’s 145

January 9, 2019 9:40 PM Let's go WTO! Brexiteer Jenkyns urges MPs to EMBRACE no deal Brexit

PROMINENT Brexiteer MP Andrea Jenkyns defiantly urged MPs on Wednesday to “stand up for democracy” and “embrace a clean Brexit”. Ms Jenkyns told the Commons it is time Britain puts “the ball firmly in our court” and takes the “upper hand” in the Brexit process with the European Union by leaving on World Trade Organisation (WTO) rules and “triumphing 133

December 27, 2018 5:54 PM Viktor Orban HITS OUT at Brussels

HUNGARY’S Prime Minister Viktor Orbán believes fears over migration will make “nations vote together” in next year’s European elections. The far-right leader swept to power in 2003 as head of the Fidesz party and won a landslide general election victory in April. But Orbán’s anti-immigration stance has seen him accused of mistreating asylum seekers and refugees 122

December 8, 2018 5:59 AM Macron OUT? The far-left and far-right UNITE in Yellow Vest movement to TOPPLE Macron

THE FAR-Left and far-right have united through the Yellow Vest movement to topple President Emmanuel Macron, a protester said on BBC Newsnight. Adi, who is part of the ‘gilets jaunes’ or Yellow Vests movement on the far-left, said the protests in France have united people on both ends of the political spectrum. The protester said: “It’s not an idea that sits well with me. But it’s the reality 98

November 25, 2018 1:01 PM 'Look at the HORROR!' Tony Blair SAVAGED by Andrew Marr in tense second Brexit vote row

TONY Blair was trounced by Andrew Marr as the former Prime Minister insisted a second Brexit vote would be "the only way to unite the country". The former Labour leader claimed Theresa May's Brexit deal was "botched" and a second referendum would be the only solution satisfying both Remainers and Brexiteers. But BBC host Andrew Marr confronted Mr Blair 57