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Brexit news: Brussels threatens Britons with huge queues amid passport row | Politics | News

The European Commission has told member states visitors from the UK won’t be allowed to use passport e-gates from January 1. Britons will be forced to join long queues of arrivals from the rest of the world, including the US and China. And the European Tourism Association has warned it means just one plane arriving […]

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Brexit news: EU attacked for ‘trying to recreate CFP’ as Brexiteer lashes Macron | Politics | News

Conservative MP David Jones warned Brussels will have to back down on its fishing demands and finally accept Britain is going to be an independent coastal state to reach a deal. The former Brexit minister hit out at the EU for trying to “recreate” the CFP – which British fishermen say has decimated their livelihoods. […]

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Sadiq Khan news: Boris Johnson told to TAKE OVER from Sadiq Khan to save crumbling TfL | Politics | News

Former Brexit Party chairman Richard Tice insisted TfL was “bankrupt” before the COVID-19 pandemic as he accused London Mayor Sadiq Khan of trying to blame others. Mr Tice has since said Boris Johnson’s government should nationalise TfL to give Mr Khan time to focus on crime levels in London. Speaking to talkRADIO, Mr Tice said: […]

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Nicola Sturgeon and SNP told to ‘stop picking fights’ with No10 and focus on Scottish jobs | Politics | News

Douglas Ross slammed Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon for failing to get the £700million worth of funding from Chancellor Rishi Sunak out to Scottish businesses. He added that businesses in Scotland are struggling due to the strict coronavirus restrictions imposed by the Scottish Government.  Mr Ross said: “I was really concerned that the First Minister […]

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BBC News: Viewers ‘switch off in droves’ as they ‘rip up’ TV licences and refuse to pay | Politics | News

Mr Anderson revealed he will not be “paying another penny to the BBC” amid a debate on the TV licences. Speaking to Defund the BBC, Mr Anderson said: “I don’t know what they’re playing at because let me tell you, people are switching off in their droves. They’re ripping their TV licences up. “I’ve cancelled […]

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Brexit POLL: Do you think Boris was ever ready to follow through no-deal Brexit threat? | Politics | News

Prime Minister Boris Johnson offered the bloc a final-chance lifeline after previously vowing to walk away from negotiations over a fishing stalemate. But do you think Boris Johnson was ever truly ready to follow through with no-deal Brexit threat?   The EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier said both sides had a “common responsibility” to strike a deal as he returned to London […]

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Brexit news: French minister breaks cover to admit EU facing fishing defeat over UK waters | Politics | News

French President Emmanuel Macron is preparing for a climbdown on his hardline demands for access to Britain’s coastal waters, it has emerged. In private meetings with fishing industry chiefs, the government have hinted at a possible compromise in the wrangling over an EU-UK future relationship pact. Ministers said fishermen should brace for impact after the […]

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EU will ‘kill’ itself off with internal rows, former EU president says | Politics | News

Romano Prodi, who was the EU’s top eurocrat between 1999 and 2004, said the bloc was held back by its foreign policy strategy. He said Brussels would never be able to become a superpower while strategic decisions require the unanimous support of member states, many of whom disagree on foreign policy. Mr Prodi said: “There’s […]

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London lockdown crisis: Khan savaged as Mayor tries to blame capital’s £11bn loss on Boris | Politics | News

Sadiq Khan has been accused of losing out on almost £11billion after the London Mayor revealed that central London will lose £10.9billion in tourism spending as a result of lockdown. London mayoral candidate Shaun Bailey urged the London Mayor to take responsibility for his failures. He also ripped into Mr Khan for “bankrupting Transport for […]

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Nicola Sturgeon furious as she demands Rishi PAY UP – ‘NOT a PENNY so far!’ | Politics | News

Nicola Sturgeon insisted Rishi Sunak has to “pay up” and show the UK Government is supporting Scotland through the pandemic. The Chancellor on Thursday announced a new series of job supporting schemes aimed at helping workers cope with the pressure of the tiered restrictions London has imposed across England.  But Ms Sturgeon insisted the nation […]