The reluctance of EU leaders to discuss Brexit at upcoming Salzburg summit is shameful

Salz and vinegar THE apparent reluctance of European leaders to even discuss Brexit at the upcoming Salzburg meeting is shameful. When Liam Fox described the EU and the Continent’s political leaders as “intransigent” at the weekend, they hopped up and down with righteous indignation at the supposed insult. AFP or licensors Liam Fox described the …

Brexit deniers are playing with fire with their campaign of outraged hysteria

Brexit’s deniers playing with fire THE next eight months before Brexit will seem like an eternity if the lavishly funded, tightly choreographed campaign to prevent it keeps up this level of outraged hysteria. Remember — if you’re tempted to pay it any attention — you’re being played. Alamy Live News Conducting a second referendum would …

Liam Fox warns Theresa May extending EU negotiations is a ‘complete betrayal’ of Brexit and we should leave with no deal rather than stay in longer

LIAM Fox has warned Theresa May that extending the EU negotiations would be a “complete betrayal” of Brexit voters. The International Trade Secretary said the Prime Minister should be willing to leave the talks without a deal rather than stay in the bloc for longer PA Liam Fox has warned Theresa May extending EU negotiations …

Theresa May should go home, put her feet up and let her party elect a leader who will take no more c**p from Brussels

TWO years ago the people of Broxtowe, Nottinghamshire, marched down to the polling station and voted to leave the European Union. They did so by a huge margin. Sadly, a year or so later they also voted to keep the appalling Anna Soubry as their local MP. Let’s hope they never make that mistake again. …

Britain is ‘the most united it has been in 20 years’ — despite deep divisions over Brexit

BRITAIN is a more united country than a year ago – despite Brexit tearing our political parties apart, according to a major survey of national attitudes. Brits trust each other more than ever before – with 54 per cent of people believing they can trust fellow compatriots, the latest NatCen British Social Attitudes research found. …

Theresa May’s customs plan won’t be ready until the next general election with the delay expected to be up to 18 months

THERESA May’s new customs plan suffered a fresh set back last night when it emerged it won’t be fully ready until the next general election. Officials have warned that some businesses won’t have purchased the technology they will need in time for the Future Customs Arrangement’s inauguration on January 1, 2021. AFP The revelation is …

Who is Dominic Raab? New Brexit Secretary who replaced David Davis after he resigned

DOMINIC Raab has been appointed Brexit Secretary after David Davis’ sensational resignation. Here’s everything you need to know about the housing minister and what is stance is on Britain leaving the EU. Reuters Dominic Raab is the new Brexit Secretary Who is Dominic Raab? The Housing minister and Brexiteer, 44, played a prominent role in the …

Theresa May is offering a peace deal to EU with her soft Brexit plan at Chequers and it betrays voters

SO Theresa May did have a plan. It was to steer Brexit up a well-known creek and leave us without a paddle. The crew are too scared to desert. The shore is lined with hostile Remainers. As for the voters — the 17.4million “thick and ignorant racists” who backed Brexit in 2016 — who cares …

Airbus chief warns firm could quit the UK if Government can’t seal a Brexit deal

AEROSPACE company Airbus could pull investment from Britain following stalled Brexit talks. The European company generates £1.7billion in tax revenues but is considering whether to ditch plans to build aircraft wings at British plants. AFP Airbus chief operating officer Tom Williams, says ‘We have to assume a worst-case scenario’ on Brexit If that happens production …

Holland’s PM Mark Rutte says voters in other countries won’t vote to leave the EU because it will hit them in the pocket

HOLLAND’S prime minister has said voters in other countries don’t want to leave the EU because they see Brexit hitting Brits in the pocket. Mark Rutte cited estimates by the Bank of England that show the decision to quit the bloc has cost the average UK household £900 already. Rex Features Dutch Prime Minister Mark …