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Government defeated in House of Lords over vote on final Brexit deal

The Government has been defeated in the House of Lords over giving MPs a ‘meaningful vote’ on the final Brexit deal.

Voting was 354 to 235, majority 119, for an amendment to the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill tabled by Tory former minister Viscount Hailsham. 674 more words


Nicky Morgan is smart, not vain, to avoid 'unflattering' BBC lighting

When I wrote a piece about bare breasts being shown on UK advertising billboards for the first time (for a good cause, preventing cancer), I was told by commenters online that I was too ugly to write about the subject. 682 more words


People are being 'left in real hardship' because of botched Universal Credit rollout

The Government’s flagship benefit scheme has not delivered value for money and has caused hardship for many people, according to an official report.

The National Audit Office (NAO) said the Universal Credit (UC) roll out has also been slower than intended. 674 more words


#Brexit Will Not End Well… or…Brits need to realise: the #EU is just not that into you

This blog was written on June 12th 2018

In the blizzard of policy statements, position papers, press conferences and parliamentary debates it is crucial to keep one fact in mind: the UK is leaving the EU on March 29th, 2019, unless the UK parliament votes to withdraw the Article 50 notice. 2,115 more words


British man admits plotting to kill lawmaker with machete

A man accused of being a member of a far-right extremist group on Tuesday admitted buying a machete with the intention of killing an elected member of the British parliament. 132 more words


Institutionalized Transgenderism: UK demands an increase in transgender children

By Nikos Tsinakis

Confused and vulnerable children are being brainwashed by the UK government to become transgender. We are living in an engineered society by a state that lacks any morals and would do anything to preserve their power and gain profit, even if it means destroying all traditional values. 457 more words


Heathrow Airport third runway gets green light from Government

The government has approved a £14 billion plan to build a third runway at Heathrow Aiport as part of a major expansion to UK air traffic. 1,449 more words