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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 50

July 24, 2018 2:56 PM Brexit HEADACHE for May as Commons majority cut

KEY DUP figure Ian Paisley Jnr has been suspended from the House of Commons following allegations of serious misconduct and failing to declare expenses from the Sri Lankan government. North Antrim MP Ian Paisley Jnr has been officially suspended for 30 sitting days for not registering a luxury family trip to Sri Lanka, which saw him receive £100,000 in hospitality 53

July 20, 2018 7:43 AM Philip Hammond calls Brexiteer ‘stupid woman’ for asking question sending Rees-Mogg raging

PHILIP Hammond found himself at the centre of sexism allegations after he was seen mouthing “stupid woman” at a female Tory Brexiteer during a session in the House of Commons. He allegedly asked colleagues when they had last seen a female train driver, before pointing out there was no physical bar to them doing the job. As he explained how simple the job of driving 36

July 20, 2018 6:06 AM 'It’s a STALINIST attitude!' Tory politician hits out at Sadiq Khan after HEATED row

CONSERVATIVE politician Andrew Boff hit out at Sadiq Khan and said the London Mayor’s intolerance to criticism captures a “Stalinist attitude” within the Labour Party. According to the Huffington Post, Dame Margaret said: “You’re a f***ing anti-Semite and a racist. Mr Corbyn is believed to have responded simply: “I’m sorry you feel like that.” The former 34

July 17, 2018 8:30 PM 'People will NOT accept it!' Tory MP ridicules Remainers' call to STAY in customs union

BREXITEER Tory MP John Redwood hit out at his Remainer colleagues during a heated Commons debate on Tuesday and said the British people will not accept MPs “higgling” their decision to leave the European Union. The Tory Brexiteer ridiculed Remainer plans for continued customs union membership after Brexit. Tory MPs Stephen Hammond and Nicky Morgan attempted 49

July 17, 2018 3:15 PM 'Whole damn thing needs to be BLOWN UP!' Churchill’s grandson DEMANDS Brexit is restarted

CHURCHILL’s grandson and Conservative MP Nicholas Soames has demanded that Brexit be “blown up and started all over again” to maintain the trust of the people in a fiery Parliamentary rant. As a result of Monday's battle, Defence minister Guto Bebb resigned after voting against the Government. Mrs May’s Brexit blueprint proposes to preserve the close 33

July 16, 2018 6:35 PM 'You ain't no Thatcher!' Soubry torn apart by Tory MP's SHOCKING Commons intervention

REMAINER Anna Soubry was lambasted during the House of Commons debate on Monday, by a Tory MP who said she was not “no Margaret Thatcher”. Anna Soubry was shut down during today’s Parliament debate on a series of Commons Brexit amendments, when she was told by Tory MP Sir Edward Liegh, “you ain’t no Margaret Thatcher.” Speaking in the House of Commons 38

July 15, 2018 3:40 PM This is Boris’ DEFINING MOMENT to offer alternative to May's Brexit, ex-Trump advisor says

STEVE BANNON, a former advisor to President Donald Trump, has described Monday as a defining moment for Boris Johnson as to whether he goes against Theresa May and offers an alternative or not. Boris Johnson, the former Foreign Secretary has been described as “very impressive” by former Trump advisor Steve Bannon as he called on him to be bold and offer 37

July 9, 2018 3:29 PM Boris Johnson QUITS: Foreign Secretary sends May's cabinet into CRISIS

BORIS Johnson has resigned from Theresa May's Cabinet as the Prime Minister's Brexit crisis continues to worsen. Late last night Mrs May's Brexit minister David Davis also threw in the towel in protests at her Brexit policy. Downing Street said: “This afternoon, the Prime Minister accepted the resignation of Boris Johnson as Foreign Secretary 43

July 3, 2018 7:01 PM World Cup 2018: Tory MP attacks SNP as Sturgeon's party forces a vote DURING England game

ENGLAND fans in the British Parliament were kept from watching the Three Lions challenge Colombia at the World Cup after the SNP forced a vote in the Commons minutes before the start of the game. Tory Mp Bernard Jenkin took a not-so-subtle dig at the SNP after its members forced a series of votes in the Commons minutes before the start of the England 35