Brexit ‘collaborator’ slur rejected by Tory MP Sandbach

Brexit ‘collaborator’ slur rejected by Tory MP Sandbach

Image caption Antoinette Sandbach: “We must work together and not seek to divide” A former Conservative member of the Welsh Assembly has hit back at claims that Tory MPs aiming to amend the UK government’s Brexit plans are acting as “collaborators” with Labour. Antoinette Sandbach, now MP for Eddisbury in Cheshire, said the use of […]

Brexit: Davis says the UK has compromised in talks

Brexit: Davis says the UK has compromised in talks

Media captionDavid Davis: “Nothing comes for nothing” in negotiations David Davis says he has “been offering some creative compromises and not always got them back” in Brexit talks. He told the BBC’s Laura Kuenssberg many EU countries do want to move on in the negotiations because they can see it is very important to their […]

Simon Coveney: Ireland ‘jumping into dark’ on Brexit

Simon Coveney: Ireland ‘jumping into dark’ on Brexit

Image copyright Press Association Image caption Boris Johnson and Simon Coveney are holding talks in Dublin Ireland is not ready to allow talks on Britain’s withdrawal from the EU to move to the second phase next month, its foreign minister has said. Simon Coveney was speaking ahead of talks with his UK counterpart, Boris Johnson […]

Brexit: ‘Don’t put politics above prosperity’, Davis urges EU

Brexit: ‘Don’t put politics above prosperity’, Davis urges EU

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Davis laughed off a question about the UK being prepared to pay 60bn euros for financial obligations David Davis has warned against “putting politics above prosperity” in Britain’s post-Brexit relationship with the EU. In a speech in Berlin, the UK’s Brexit Secretary outlined his hopes for a deal […]

New borrowing rules will ‘boost home building’

New borrowing rules will ‘boost home building’

Image copyright Getty Images New powers to fund house-building have been announced, as ministers promised more measures in next week’s Budget. Housing associations will be reclassified as private bodies allowing their £70bn debt to be removed from the government’s balance sheet. They said the technical change would allow them to build more affordable homes. But […]

Brexit: ‘Don’t put politics above prosperity’, Davis urges EU

Brexit: ‘Don’t put politics above prosperity’, Davis urges EU

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Davis laughed off a question about the UK being prepared to pay 60bn euros for financial obligations David Davis has warned against “putting politics above prosperity” in Britain’s post-Brexit relationship with the EU. In a speech in Berlin, the UK’s Brexit Secretary outlined his hopes for a deal […]

New borrowing rules will ‘boost home building’

New borrowing rules will ‘boost home building’

Image copyright Getty Images New powers to fund house-building have been announced, as ministers promised more measures in next week’s Budget. Housing associations will be reclassified as private bodies allowing their £70bn debt to be removed from the government’s balance sheet. They said the technical change would allow them to build more affordable homes. But […]

Brexit: ‘Don’t put politics above prosperity’, Davis urges EU

Brexit: ‘Don’t put politics above prosperity’, Davis urges EU

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Davis laughed off a question about the UK being prepared to pay 60bn euros for financial obligations David Davis has warned against “putting politics above prosperity” in Britain’s post-Brexit relationship with the EU. In a speech in Berlin, the UK’s Brexit Secretary outlined his hopes for a deal […]

New borrowing rules will ‘boost home building’

New borrowing rules will ‘boost home building’

Image copyright Getty Images New powers to fund house-building have been announced, as ministers promised more measures in next week’s Budget. Housing associations will be reclassified as private bodies allowing their £70bn debt to be removed from the government’s balance sheet. They said the technical change would allow them to build more affordable homes. But […]

New borrowing rules will ‘boost home building’

New borrowing rules will ‘boost home building’

Image copyright Getty Images New powers to fund house-building have been announced, as ministers promised more measures in next week’s Budget. Housing associations will be reclassified as private bodies allowing their £70bn debt to be removed from the government’s balance sheet. They said the technical change would allow them to build more affordable homes. But […]