Dublin Port: under World Trade Organisation rules and tariffs, meat exports to the UK would be taxed at close to 50 per cent and dairy products at over 30 per cent. Photograph: Stephen Collins/Collins

Negotiators for Britain and the European Union meet for the first time on Monday to begin hashing out the future relationship between the UK and the w(...)

Jeremy Corbyn: keeping everyone guessing. Photograph: Ho/PRU/AFP via Getty

The EU will wait to see if the House of Commons backs Boris Johnson’s call for a December election on Monday before deciding how much of an extension (...)

Britain’s prime minister Boris Johnson: ‘The British people voted in 2015, in 2016, in 2017. What they want us to do is deliver on their mandate.’ Photograph: Geoff Pugh/Pool/AFP)Geoff Pugh/Getty

Boris Johnson has ruled out calling a general election before the October 31st deadline for Britain to leave the European Union. The campaigning style(...)

Theresa May and European Council President Donald Tusk pictured in Brussels last year. File photograph:Julien Warnand/ EPA

British prime minister Theresa May has been warned that a lengthy delay to Brexit could destroy the Conservative Party, with a minister claiming it wo(...)