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Justine Greening calls for second Brexit referendum

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Ms Greening described the PM’s proposals as ‘the worst of both worlds’ Justine Greening has called for a second referendum, labelling the prime minister’s Brexit deal a “fudge”. Writing in The Times, the former education secretary described Theresa May’s proposals as “the worst of both worlds”. The final decision […]

May pledges to boost aerospace amid Brexit fears

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Airbus’ wing production plant near Broughton in north-east Wales Theresa May is to promise extra investment for the aerospace industry just days after Airbus threatened to reduce its UK presence because of Brexit disruption. The Prime Minister will also say that her Brexit plan will secure millions of aviation […]

Prince Louis’s christening marked by family portraits

Image copyright Matt Holyoak Image caption Prince Louis at his christening, being held by his mother, the Duchess of Cambridge. The christening of Prince Louis has been marked by the release of a set of family photographs. The four images were taken by celebrity photographer Matt Holyoak following the baptism in The Chapel Royal at […]

Higher Sunday roadworks speed limit tested

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The speed limit through roadworks on motorways is normally 50mph (80km/h) Drivers could be allowed to travel at higher speeds through motorway roadworks on quiet days like Sundays. Speed limits could be increased from 50mph (80km/h) to 60mph (97km/h) when there is less activity by road workers, Highways England […]

Theresa May: Trump told me to sue the EU

Media captionTheresa May reveals the advice President Trump gave her over Brexit Donald Trump told Theresa May she should sue the EU rather than negotiate, she has told the BBC. The US president said on Friday at a joint press conference that he had given her a suggestion but she had found it too “brutal”. […]

Trump set to leave UK after visit

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The US president was back out on the golf course on Sunday morning Donald Trump will leave the UK later after spending a second night in Scotland. The US president is expected to fly from Prestwick Airport to Finland where he will prepare for a summit with Russian President […]

Thomas Channon is third British tourist to die at Magaluf block

Image copyright Wales news service Image caption Thomas Channon, 18, was on holiday with friends after finishing his A level exams A British teenager who fell 70ft (21m) from a balcony in Magaluf has died. Thomas Channon, 18, from Rhoose near Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, is the third holidaymaker from the UK to die at […]

World Cup Golden Boot: Harry Kane on brink of finishing as top scorer

Media playback is not supported on this device Harry Kane scores England’s first goal of World Cup England striker Harry Kane is in a commanding position to finish the 2018 World Cup as top scorer, with only the final left to be played. Kane, 24, ended the tournament with six goals after failing to score […]

Minister Andrew Griffiths resigns over texts to women

Image copyright UK Parliament The minister for small business, Andrew Griffiths, has resigned from government after sending text messages of a sexual nature to two female constituents. The contents of the messages were revealed in the Sunday Mirror. Mr Griffiths, MP for Burton, and Theresa May’s chief of staff in opposition between 2004 and 2006, […]

Thousands joined Trump protest as US leader played golf

Media captionDonald Trump was booed by protesters while playing golf at Turnberry Thousands took to the streets of Edinburgh in a third day of protests against Donald Trump’s UK visit. They demonstrated as the US president played golf during a visit to his Turnberry resort on the Ayrshire coast. Mr Trump is in Scotland on […]

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