UK will lose track of many EU migrants after Brexit – report

Image copyright Getty Images Tens of thousands of EU migrants could lose their right to be in the UK after Brexit – and the authorities will not know who they are, a new report warns. EU citizens must register using an online system to secure “settled status” when the UK leaves next March. The government […]

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 […]

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 over Brexit, she has told the BBC. The US president said on Friday at a joint press conference he had given her a suggestion – but she had found it […]

Trump tees off again before leaving UK

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The US president was back out on the golf course on Sunday morning Donald Trump is playing a final round of golf at his Turnberry golf course after spending a second night in Scotland. The US president will leave the UK later ahead of a summit with Russian President […]

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 […]

PM Theresa May warns party not to put Brexit at risk

Image copyright AFP Image caption Theresa May held trade talks with the US president during his UK visit The prime minister has warned Conservative party members that they are putting Brexit at risk. Some long-standing Leave campaigners are unhappy with her Brexit White Paper which proposes a common rulebook with the EU for traded goods. […]

Minister Andrew Griffiths resigns over texts to women

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

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Boris Johnson exit ‘a setback’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s daughter Gabriella hasn’t seen her father for two years The family of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe says Boris Johnson’s resignation as foreign secretary has put their bid for her release “back to square one”. The 39-year-old was detained in Iran in April 2016 and given a five-year jail sentence for […]

Jeremy Corbyn: It’s not Trump’s business who’s PM

Media captionJeremy Corbyn said the US president’s remarks were ‘without precedent’ Jeremy Corbyn has criticised the US president over his endorsement of Boris Johnson as a future prime minister. Donald Trump was alongside Theresa May when he said Mr Johnson, who quit her cabinet this week, would make a “great prime minister”. Labour leader Mr […]

Reality Check: A UK/US trade deal?

Image copyright Getty Images The government’s Brexit White Paper, published this week, asserts that the UK can create a free trade area in goods with the EU, but still forge its own trade deals around the world. But Donald Trump said in an interview with The Sun that the government’s proposal for its future relationship […]