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Stephen Barclay 'hasn't spoken to EU about delaying Brexit'

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 10:53
Stephen Barclay says he has not spoken to the EU about postponing Brexit if MPs reject Theresa May's deal.

England 'needs millions of homes to solve housing crisis'

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 08:09
The charity Shelter claims new social housing could be paid for by benefit savings in the long-term.

Brexit: MPs try to limit government's no-deal financial powers

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 04:30
MPs will later seek to limit the government's financial powers in the event of Brexit without a deal.

Anna Soubry: 50 MPs write to Met Police chief over 'Nazi' abuse

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 01:56
More than 50 MPs raise "serious concerns" after Anna Soubry was verbally abused outside Parliament.

The post-holiday, Happy New Year, Brexit's back quiz

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 01:55
A quiz to help you catch up with everything that happened in Brexit in 2018

Mark Drakeford 'nervous' before First Minister's Questions

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 01:42
Mark Drakeford is "nervous" about being grilled by AMs in his debut question time as first minister.

Police to get new powers to tackle illegal drone use

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 21:10
Exclusion zones around airports will be extended and drone users will have to be registered under the plans.

Anna Soubry urges police action after 'Nazi taunts' outside Parliament

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 18:07
Anna Soubry was verbally abused outside Parliament by protesters during a live BBC interview.

Brexit: Corbyn's urgent question calling for EU talks update

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 16:26
The PM needs to say "exactly what legal assurances have been given" by EU leaders, Jeremy Corbyn says.

Brexit: Anna Soubry MP shouted down by protesters on TV

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 15:30
A Conservative MP briefly stops a live BBC interview in Westminster as protesters chant "Soubry is a Nazi".

Mark Drakeford could back staying in EU if new referendum called

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 14:50
But the first minister set hurdles in the way of outright support for a new referendum.

Brexit: PM 'working to get further EU assurances'

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 14:40
The PM says plans specific to Northern Ireland will be among those set out ahead of next week's vote.

Brexit: Operation Brock lorry park A256 trial 'too little too late'

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 14:28
Nearly 90 lorries left a disused airport near Ramsgate to follow a route in convoy to Dover.

James Graham's TV drama recalls EU referendum campaign

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 14:03
A Channel 4 drama with Benedict Cumberbatch looks back to some of the key figures and moments of the 2016 EU referendum campaign.

Thornberry 'suspects' Labour will sign no no-deal Brexit letter

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 14:00
Labour figures are likely to join more than 200 MPs who have signed a letter to Theresa May, urging her to rule out a no-deal Brexit.

Brexit: Margot James says Article 50 could be extended

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 13:59
Digital Minister Margot James says that Article 50 could be extended if MPs reject Theresa May’s deal next week.

Sturgeon: MPs have 'duty to decide' on new Brexit plan

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 12:27
Nicola Sturgeon says MPs have a "duty" to unite around an alternative to the UK government's Brexit deal.

Facebook takes down Britain First ads

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 11:24
Ads for a petition to stop a mosque being built in Kent appeared on Facebook over the Christmas period.

Should the UK be raising rather than lowering the voting age?

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 01:31
On the 50th anniversary of 18 year-olds being given the vote - some wonder if this should be reversed?

Brexit: 200 MPs call on Theresa May to rule out no deal

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 00:59
The MPs - including Leave and Remain supporters - have signed a letter to the prime minister.