Keir Starmer

30 results

Tory Eurosceptic MP Jacob Rees-Mogg: said Ireland would be the biggest loser if there was no deal and tariffs were imposed on Irish goods coming into the UK. Photograph: PA   

Theresa May has rejected the EU’s draft legal text, asserting that no British prime minister could agree to it. Answering questions in the House of C(...)

Boris Johnson delivering his Brexit speech in London on Wednesday.  He said Britain must “take back control” of its regulatory framework. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Anti-Brexit politicians from all parties, business groups and union leaders have dismissed an attempt by Boris Johnson to reassure former Remain voter(...)

Labour’s shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer threatened to use an arcane parliamentary procedure to force the government to publish the report. Photograph: Lesley-Anne McKeown/PA

The British government has rejected a call from MPs to publish a leaked civil service report predicting the economic consequences of Brexit. The docum(...)

Brexit secretary David Davis expects Britain and the EU will agree to a transition deal by the end of March.

Brexit secretary David Davis has clashed publicly with the prominent Conservative backbencher Jacob Rees-Mogg over plans for Britain to accept the jur(...)

Britain’s foreign secretary Boris Johnson: has revived and expanded his financial claims about Brexit. Photograph:  Rick Findler/PA Wire

Conservative Eurosceptics have dismissed Donald Tusk’s suggestion that Britain could change its mind on Brexit in time to reverse the article 50 withd(...)

Britain’s Northern secretary James Brokenshire arrives at a   weekly meeting of the British cabinet. File photograph: Tolga Akmentolga/AFP.

Britain has two proposals on how to secure a frictionless Irish border between the UK and the European Union after Brexit, Northern secretary James Br(...)

Gerry Adams during a Christmas tree lights ceremony in Leinster house this week. Photograph: Collins

Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams has said his party will continue to make the case for special status for the North in the EU as he rejected unionist s(...)

British prime minister Theresa May with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn during Remembrance Sunday in London. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

Theresa May lacks the authority to secure a transitional Brexit deal from the European Union and avoid an economic cliff edge after the UK leaves the (...)

Shadow Brexit secretary  Keir Starmer: says that Theresa May is sending out a confused message on Brexit because the Conservative party is so divided on the issue. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Any other time but now, a former Conservative chancellor calling for the current Conservative chancellor to be sacked would be news. But when Nigel La(...)

Britain’s foreign secretary Boris Johnson:  received the most enthusiastic reception of the conference when he spoke on Tuesday. Photograph: Hannah McKay/Reuters

Prime minister Theresa May will on Wednesday tell her government to shape up and focus on solving Britain’s problems rather than on their own politica(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • Next
  • Last »