Labour accuses Theresa May of trying to fix Commons vote on final Brexit deal

THERESA MAY was accused of trying to “fix” a Commons vote on the final Brexit deal by furious Labour MPs. Government guidance issued last night recommended that any amendments to the so-called Meaningful Vote come AFTER the vote itself. PA:Press Association/PA Images Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer made clear that Labour will not accept that …

Brexit talks on knife edge after Dominic Raab refuses to sign off EU customs plan that would solve Irish border issue

BREXIT talks were on a knife edge last night as Dominic Raab refused to sign off EU plans for a customs tie-up to solve the Irish border. Theresa May’s Brexit Secretary rushed to Brussels to make an 11th hour bid for a clear “break clause” in the withdrawal agreement. AFP or licensors Dominic Raab’s intervention …

Brussels threatens to strip Britain of £4bn budget rebate if second referendum ‘overturns Brexit vote’

BRUSSELS has threatened it will strip Britain of its £4billion budget rebate if a second referendum overturns the Brexit vote. Eurocrats said the UK’s discount, which was hard won by Margaret Thatcher then squandered by Tony Blair, will be chopped if we stay in the bloc. AFP or licensors Brussels has threatened it will strip …

Philip Hammond refuses to increase No Deal spending in Budget that would strengthen PM’s hand as Brexit talks go to the wire

PHILIP Hammond is blocking calls to increase spending on No Deal planning at this month’s Budget – as hopes of a Brussels breakthrough grow. The Chancellor has been urged by some in Government to set aside even more funds to prepare for a collapse in negotiations, beyond the £3 billion he earmarked in 2017. PA:Press …

Theresa May vows an end to 8 years of public service cuts to show people that ‘hard work has paid off’

THERESA May vowed today to bring an end to austerity after almost a decade-long financial squeeze. The Prime Minister hinted that the end of cuts was in sight, telling hard-pressed voters: “The end is in sight.” AFP Theresa May has promised the end to Tory austerity Praising the fall in the deficit, she added: “This …

Tory Party Chairman Brandon Lewis refuses to quit following conference app data blunder

TORY Party boss Brandon Lewis has refused to quit after the a humiliating data blunder saw mobile numbers of Cabinet Ministers and party members published online. Instead the Conservative Party Chairman heaped blame on a private tech firm drafted in by the party to build their controversial Conference App. Reuters The Conservative Party Chairman has …

Corbynista plan to chuck out moderates could backfire as Jez pals like Diane Abbott risk losing seat

CORBYNISTA plans to boot out moderate MPs could completely backfire and put extreme lefties at risk of losing their seats, it has been warned. Hard-left activists and MPs who campaigned to make it easier to boot out moderate MPs could themselves be targeted after a rule change at the party’s conference last week. Diane Abbott …

Dame Kelly Holmes to urge government to change outdated fundraising laws that deny good causes MILLIONS

OLYMPICS legend Dame Kelly Holmes will this week urge ministers to overhaul outdated fundraising laws that deny good causes millions of pounds. The double gold medallist – whose charity has provided mentoring from sports stars to 240,000 youngsters – wants the Government to press ahead with changes to lottery rules. Getty Images – Getty Dame …

Eurocrats vow they WILL cut Brexit deal with Britain as they promise to ‘keep calm and keep negotiating’

THE EU has vowed they will cut a Brexit deal with Britain as they promise to “keep calm and keep negotiating”. Margaritis Schinas, chief spokesman for the European Commission, said the focus of the talks was still on getting an agreement hammered out. Getty Margaritis Schinas, left, the chief spokesman for the European Commission said …

EU nationals in Britain have until the end of 2020 to apply for ‘settled status’ under No Deal Brexit plans

THREE million EU nationals will be given until the end of 2020 to confirm their ‘settled status’ under Theresa May’s No Deal Brexit plans. The Sun can reveal the Home Secretary Sajid Javid will allow the 20-month grace period in another attempt to seize the ‘moral high ground’ from Brussels. PA:Press Association/PA Images Sajid Javid …