• 6 Jul 2018

    Owen Jones, who is part of the anti-Trump protest in London, and Drew Liquerman, the Republican Party spokesman abroad, discuss the President’s visit to the UK.

  • 6 Jul 2018

    Theresa May has called together her divided Conservative Cabinet at a private meeting to hammer out a Brexit plan for future trade with the European Union.

  • 6 Jul 2018

    Will the Brexiteers walk after crunch talks at Chequers?

    Aston actually went out of business a while ago but the surviving local cab firm is run by a passionate pro-Remain boss who said she would happily drive any pro-Brexit minister out of government.

  • 6 Jul 2018

    They voted for Brexit, but are apparently going to be hardest hit when we leave the EU. New research by the think tank, the IPPR, claims that households in Brexit-voting areas will see the steepest fall in income and an increase in the cost of living. We report from the Shropshire town of Telford, identified…

  • 5 Jul 2018

    Theresa May and the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, have been in talks ahead of the ‘crucial’ next phase of the Brexit process.

  • 4 Jul 2018

    Labour MP Ruth George, who’s a member of the DWP Select Committee, discusses Esther McVey’s apology to MPs for giving them misleading information about the Universal Credit programme.

  • 4 Jul 2018

    Months ago, Channel 4 News and the Observer broadcast the extraordinary claims of a whistleblower, who claimed Vote Leave broke the law on spending on the 2016 Brexit referendum. Those claims reignited an Electoral Commission investigation into the actions of the official Leave campaign. Today, in a pre-emptive strike, the Leave campaign leaked parts of…

  • 4 Jul 2018

    Vote Leave used a campaign group, BeLeave, as “a way to overspend, and they lied by saying there was no coordination” during the Brexit campaign, whistleblower Shahmir Sanni has told Channel 4 News.

  • 4 Jul 2018

    Brexit strains in the Cabinet

    Individual Cabinet Ministers are getting their briefings on Theresa May’s new Brexit proposals ahead of Friday’s special Cabinet meeting.

  • 3 Jul 2018

    There are still days to go before the special Chequers Cabinet meeting on Brexit – but  Europe’s politicians are getting impatient. At lunch today in The Hague the Dutch Prime Minister told Theresa May it was now time provide clarity on “every aspect” of the UK’s future relationship with the EU. The pressure is mounting in…

  • 3 Jul 2018

    Conservative Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg discusses the government’s EU negotiations.

  • 3 Jul 2018

    Britain’s biggest union, Unite, said it was “open to the possibility” of a second EU referendum, pledging to mobilise against the final deal which the government is due to agree later this month. Activists approved an executive statement at the union’s policy conference in Brighton, saying it was “highly unlikely” that the final Brexit deal…

  • 2 Jul 2018

    “Pipe down” and “Put a sock in it” – the playground insults from senior Tories were flying on Twitter today in response to arch-Eurosceptic Jacob Rees-Mogg’s warning that the Prime Minister must deliver the Brexit she promised or risk the collapse of her government. It feels as though an out-and-out civil war is in full…

  • 2 Jul 2018

    Another place that’s felt the cold wind of President Trump’s threatened trade wars is the US’s neighbour, Mexico. A new president has been elected there. Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, known by his initials as AMLO, is a populist. That’s where the similarities with his counterpart north of the border end. He’s a left winger who’s…

  • 1 Jul 2018

    He’s best know as Loki, the Scottish rapper famed for his talent with the spoken word. But now Loki, real name Darren McGarvey, has just won one of the country’s most prestigious prizes for the written word – the Orwell Prize for political books. Judges have called it the book Orwell would have wanted to…