Gibraltar 'INVASION': Spanish WARSHIP arrives BLARING Spanish national anthem – Express

Gibraltar 'INVASION': Spanish WARSHIP arrives BLARING Spanish national anthem – Express

The Infanta Elena Spanish warship was filmed by Gibraltarian Nicholas Karnani illegally patrolling British territorial waters blasting the Spanish National Anthem out of its deck’s speakers. The warship illegal arrival was seen by locals as a “clear provocation” and an “invasion”. It comes after Spain had demanded assurances that talks over Gibraltar’s inclusion in any future […]

Brexit backstop plan is calculated risk – Geoffrey Cox – BBC News

Brexit backstop plan is calculated risk – Geoffrey Cox – BBC News

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCox: Brexit backstop a ‘calculated risk’ for UK The UK would be “indefinitely committed” to EU customs rules if Brexit trade talks broke down, the chief law officer has said. But Geoffrey Cox said it would not be in either side’s political interests to allow that to […]

Windrush: Home Office criticised after deportees not contacted – BBC News

Windrush: Home Office criticised after deportees not contacted – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Caroline Nokes, immigration minister, said deportees can ring the Windrush helpline or visit the government website Campaigners have accused the Home Office of a lack of “decency” after it emerged dozens of people deported to Commonwealth countries have not been contacted by the Windrush task force. Ministers said “no […]

'I got paid less than my colleagues for doing the same work' – BBC News

'I got paid less than my colleagues for doing the same work' – BBC News

Connor McCann works in a BT call centre in Canterbury but despite doing the same role as his colleagues was paid thousands less a year. That’s because the 24-year-old was employed by agency Manpower and not BT. “It didn’t matter how good you are at your job, you’re still being paid less than your colleagues,” […]

Venezuelan opposition asks UK bank not to give Maduro gold – 680 NEWS – 680 News

Venezuelan opposition asks UK bank not to give Maduro gold – 680 NEWS – 680 News

CARACAS, Venezuela — Key Venezuelan opposition leaders are urging the Bank of England not to hand over $550 million worth of gold reserves requested by President Nicolas Maduro. A letter sent Friday to the bank says Maduro’s government would steal the 14 tons of gold or use it to oppress and kill Venezuelans. The letter […]

The French village that fears for its British community – BBC News

The French village that fears for its British community – BBC News

Alet-les-Bains in southern France may be a long way away from the UK, but Brexit looms large there. And it’s not just the large number of Britons among its 440 residents who worry about the future. “Our English friends have done a lot for the village,” says resident Annick Van Mairis. “Thanks to them, dilapidated […]

Kellogg's to introduce 'traffic light' labels on most UK cereal packaging – The Independent

Kellogg's to introduce 'traffic light' labels on most UK cereal packaging – The Independent

Kellogg’s is to adopt “traffic light” labelling for most of its cereal packaging from early next year after consumers said the colour-coded scheme helped them make healthier food choices. The food giant said the voluntary labels would begin appearing on breakfast cereal packs made exclusively for sale in Britain, including Coco Pops, Crunchy Nut, Corn […]

May accused of having 'head in sand' over Brexit making UK poorer – Politics live – The Guardian

May accused of having 'head in sand' over Brexit making UK poorer – Politics live – The Guardian

The chancellor explained that every possible Brexit scenario will make the UK poorer, yes astoundingly, Theresa May denied these comments in prime minister’s questions. The chancellor’s comments chime with analysis published yesterday by the Scottish government, which shows that most likely outcome of the UK’s withdrawal agreement and political declaration on the future relationship with […]