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By admin On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020
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EU Ministers Hold Presser After General Affairs Council Meeting Ahead of Brexit Deadline – Video

The United Kingdom is set to formally leave the European Union on 31 January after UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill passed its second reading in the House of Commons. Sputnik More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020
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Report says UK govt’s ‘Get ready for Brexit’ campaign didn’t really help anyone get ready for Brexit, triggers social media

The Tories’ much-ridiculed ‘Get ready for Brexit’ campaign – costing £46 million of taxpayers’ money – rolled out last autumn had little impact on UK citizens’ level of preparedness for Brexit, a More...

By admin On Sunday, January 26th, 2020
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Unwanted change: Brexit 50p further embitters UK as Remainers pledge to vandalize and SHUN commemorative coin

It was meant to be a token of ‘peace, prosperity and friendship with all nations,’ but the UK government’s Brexit 50p has become another symbol of the disunity in Britain, as Remainers pledge to boycott the More...

By admin On Sunday, January 26th, 2020
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‘Sod off to Canada’: Hugh Grant lambasted for saying Britain’s ‘FINISHED’ thanks to Brexit

Hugh Grant sees no hope for his home country of Great Britain in the wake of the controversial Brexit decision – and the actor is now being slammed for his apocalyptic attitude. Grant, star of films such as ‘Two More...

By admin On Saturday, January 25th, 2020
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Leave Pale or Remain Bitter? Yorkshire brewery creates Brexit ALE as UK’s EU departure day looms

Whether you’re looking for a tipple to toast the future or if you want to drown your sorrows over the course Britain has taken, a Yorkshire brewery has the perfect drink for you on Brexit day. After years of legal More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
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UK’s House of Lords passes Withdrawal Agreement to allow Brexit by end of January

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit bill has cleared its final parliamentary hurdle after Britain’s upper house of parliament passed the legislation on Wednesday. The move comes some three and a half years More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
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‘France, Germany More Squarely in Driving Seat’: Is New EU Dynamic Being Shaped by Brexit?

As the World Economic Forum meets in Davos this week for the 50th time, Britain’s impending exit from the EU on 31 January is invariably reflected in statements and conversations between delegates as they look More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Socialists and trade unionists chart the way forward after Brexit

Our Brexit, or Theirs – the LeFT Campaign’s North West event on Saturday saw a big turnout by trade unionists and socialists from across the region and beyond Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Big business panicked as clock counts down to Brexit

Despite Boris Johnson’s “Bung a Bob” crowdfunding appeal, Big Ben will not “bong for Brexit” at 11pm on 31st January. The Parliamentary Standards Committee has put its foot down and blocked the idea. More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
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Farage’s Brexit group fined just £400 for not submitting accurate referendum spending return

The Electoral Commission has ruled that the ‘Grassroots Out’ campaign failed to submit an accurate referendum spending return and has fined it £400. Grassroots Out was a splinter group from the main More...