Police in Northern Ireland probe sinister graffiti threat aimed at Brexit port workers

Police in Northern Ireland are probing a sinister graffiti terror threat made to Brexit port workers. The investigation was launched after the words ‘all border post staff are targets’ appeared spray painted on a wall in Larne, County Antrim, on Thursday. It is not known who was behind the latest threat, but MPs have warned … Read more Police in Northern Ireland probe sinister graffiti threat aimed at Brexit port workers

Nissan boss says Brexit trade deal has given them a ‘competitive advantage in UK and outside’

Nissan boss says Brexit trade deal has given them a ‘competitive advantage in UK and outside’ and announces firm will shift production of its electric car batteries from Japan to Sunderland Ashwani Gupta, chief operating officer, said deal would ‘redefine’ the industry Speaking from Japan, Mr Gupta said Nissan would continue investing in Britain He … Read more Nissan boss says Brexit trade deal has given them a ‘competitive advantage in UK and outside’

Dominic Raab banded ‘petty’ over status of EU ambassador

‘The EU is NOT a nation state’: No10 backs Dominic Raab’s refuses to grant full diplomatic status to bloc’s ambassador but says it is ‘working’ with Brussels to defuse the spat UK is refusing to grant diplomatic status to the new EU ambassador in London Foreign Office says Joao Vale de Almeida represents an organisation … Read more Dominic Raab banded ‘petty’ over status of EU ambassador

Biggest house price jump for FIVE YEARS: London leads the way with £500,000 average home

London has driven a 7.6 per cent national rise in house prices after the average property in the capital surpassed £500,000 for the first time. In the UK as a whole, the average price of a home rose to a record £249,633 in November, up from £231,100 a year earlier, said the Office for National … Read more Biggest house price jump for FIVE YEARS: London leads the way with £500,000 average home

Post-Brexit fish exports: The SEVEN baffling new forms that seafood firms must fill in

Scottish seafood companies must now complete up to seven documents just for a single lorry carrying one species to export to the European Union following Brexit, bosses warned today. The papers that must be filled in are an export health certificate, catch certificate, customs export declaration, endangered species permit, common health entry document, storage document … Read more Post-Brexit fish exports: The SEVEN baffling new forms that seafood firms must fill in

Theresa May blasts Boris Johnson and accuses him of failing to honour British values

Theresa May has issued her most strident criticism yet of Boris Johnson, accusing him of abandoning Britain’s ‘position of global moral leadership’. Writing in the Mail to mark Joe Biden‘s inauguration as US President, she suggests her successor has failed to honour British values by threatening to break international law in Brexit trade talks and … Read more Theresa May blasts Boris Johnson and accuses him of failing to honour British values

Brexit: British man’s Peri-Peri sauce taken by Spanish border police

A British expat’s Nandos will be a little less cheeky after his Peri-Peri sauce was confiscated by Spanish border guards under new Brexit rules. Joseph Lathey, who lives in the Spanish city of La Línea de la Concepción but works in Gibraltar, was told the medium-heat sauce couldn’t cross into Spain with him because it … Read more Brexit: British man’s Peri-Peri sauce taken by Spanish border police

Scottish seafood trucks descend on Downing Street

More than 20 shellfish trucks were parked on roads near 10 Downing Street and the Houses of Parliament today to protest against post-Brexit bureaucracy that has stopped them exporting to the European Union. Trucks with slogans such as ‘Brexit carnage’ and ‘incompetent government destroying shellfish industry’ were parked just yards away from Prime Minister Boris … Read more Scottish seafood trucks descend on Downing Street

Brexit Britain can defy gloom says Santander boss

Brexit Britain’s economic recovery this year could be stronger than most experts predict, according to Santander chairman William Vereker said a return of business investment and consumers unleashing savings will drive growth  He believes the Brexit deal along with the roll-out of vaccines could lead to a stronger than expected bounce-back this year Mr Vereker expects a … Read more Brexit Britain can defy gloom says Santander boss

Prime Minister’s new mission for Rishi Sunak

Let’s make Britain the Singapore of Europe! Prime Minister’s new mission for Rishi Sunak as he urges the Chancellor to exploit Brexit by emulating the low-tax, low-regulation Asian city state Sunak is to spearhead Government moves to exploit the opportunities of Brexit No 10 is keen to break through gloom of Covid pandemic with an … Read more Prime Minister’s new mission for Rishi Sunak