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Brexit: May urges EU leaders to consider 'serious' UK plans

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 23:17
The PM urges EU leaders to focus their minds on getting a deal, saying talks will not be extended.

MSPs defeat government to call for 'halt' to P1 assessments

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 20:08
Opposition parties inflict a defeat on the Scottish government over assessments for five-year-olds.

Bristol mayor challenges Green opponents in city votes

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 15:14
Bristol's elected Labour mayor challenges the Green Party's role in the running of the city, and accuses it of opportunism.

Green Party co-leader Sian Berry on Brexit and election results

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 15:00
The new Green Party co-leader says a "People's Vote" and becoming the third party in England are top of her agenda.

Brecon Beacons SAS deaths: Call for MoD to face courts

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 14:53
The Ministry of Defence should lose its immunity from prosecution so that lessons are learned, an MP says.

UK inflation hits six-month high of 2.7%

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 11:17
The UK inflation rate for August unexpectedly rises to 2.7%, the highest in six months.

Playing 'Not Tonight' - the dystopian Brexit video game

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 05:03
The game imagines a dystopian post-Brexit future where citizens of European heritage are exiled.

PM to announce £2bn for social housing

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 01:55
Theresa May will say that social housing residents should feel "proud" of where they live.

Brexit: Will champagne have to be called something else?

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:17
The BBC's Adam Fleming asks whether well-known brands might have to change their names after Brexit.

'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated'

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:15
Digital currencies pose a "litany of risks" and investors have little protection, says an MPs' committee.

Brexit: EU 'ready to improve' Irish border proposal

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 23:07
Michel Barnier says he wants to "de-dramatise" the issue and respect the UK's territorial integrity.

People's Vote says 'multiple opportunities' for Brexit referendum

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 22:38
The People's Vote group says there are no practical barriers to a further referendum if MPs want one.

Senior politician's son is convicted of rape

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 18:07
Jonathon James Drakeford is expected to be sentenced later this week.

UK-US trade deal should include free movement, groups urge

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 18:05
Free market think tanks say workers should be free to travel between the countries.

Six things

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 16:50
Stopping Brexit, Sir Vince's long goodbye - and other things we learned in Brighton.

Sir Vince Cable's full speech to 2018 Lib Dem conference

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 16:47
Sir Vince Cable's speech to the 2018 Liberal Democrat conference in Brighton.

Liberal Democrat conference: Sir Vince Cable says Brexit can be stopped

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 16:21
Sir Vince Cable tells the 2018 Lib Dem conference Brexit has left millions feeling "frustrated, powerless and unrepresented" .

'Drug dealers only' parking space and signs put up by residents

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 14:41
A community activist says the "fairly amusing" signs worked and there was no dealing this Sunday after the signs went up.

Rule changes

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 14:33
Labour's executive discusses changes to party rules amid tensions between unions and activists.

Mini plant to close for a month post-Brexit

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 14:10
The BMW-owned factory will shut down to avoid disruption in the event of a no-deal departure.