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Nigel Farage floundered under tough questioning in one of his first interviews since rejoining the political fray.

A new grassroots activist group has been formed to campaign against borders being introduced in Ireland.

International trade secretary Liam Fox has complained about the focus on Britain's departure from the EU, saying people are talking about "Brexit and Brexit and Brexit".

A new poll has found that the Labour Party needs to oppose Brexit to stand a chance of beating the Conservatives in a snap election.

JASON SOLOMONS watches a new Polish romance in which the Iron Curtain plays a defining role - and hails it an instant classic.

More people in Wales favour staying in the EU than crashing out of the bloc in the event of no deal, a new poll has shown.

The re-launched Leave Means Leave campaign has been mocked after its website listed just two female and one person of colour in its list of 46 backers.

Nigel Farage has been accused of “running scared” from a doctor who destroyed his claims about the damage Brexit will have on the NHS.

For a world still recovering from the horrors of war, pop culture offered escapism and a glimpse of a brighter future.

MPs are calling for a rise in their allowances, claiming their workload has risen due to Brexit.

Former BBC journalist Gavin Esler has told People’s Vote campaigners in Edinburgh that Brexit is in trouble because of the “most incompetent bunch of politicians”.

In a year of blockbuster exhibitions and events, Vienna is celebrating the period when it was the controversial cultural capital of the world.

Alastair Campbell’s take-down of the most important book you’ve never read.

MITCH BENN assesses whether Boris’ fixation has moved from Churchill to Bannon.

The idea Brexit is failing because it is being betrayed must be strongly resisted, says STEVE RICHARDS. Brexit is failing because it cannot be delivered.

Boris’ cheap shots are part of a pantomime - allowing him to discover who his real troops are, says BONNIE GREER.

The embattled prime minister’s biographer looks back over the last year to assess prospects for the futures of May, her party and her country.

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Jeremy Hunt has been mocked after insisting that Britain would "survive and prosper" after a no-deal Brexit, the day after describing it as a "mistake we would regret for generations".

Accountancy giant Deloitte has been handed £2.6m to give Liam Fox's officials a crash course in how to handle trade disputes.

London mayor Sadiq Khan is set to instruct crisis planners to prepare for Britain crashing out of the EU without a deal.

MICHAEL WHITE on how distractions are diverting us from the issues central to humanity’s survival and dissipating attention from the real issues.

Former BBC staffer PATRICK HOWSE says his former employer’s misguided attempts at evenhandedness mean it is failing its greatest test since the Second World War.

TIM WALKER on how this seductive production of the comedy classic makes it funnier than ever.

Rachel Johnson discusses the country’s desperation to talk and row about something else.

Brussels Brexit negotiators fear they are being spied on by Britain.

Brexit could be "hugely damaging" to English football, according to the chairmen of Burnley and Stoke City.

Tim Walker’s diary also focuses on why Sarah Sands won’t be sacked as editor of the Today show and a former colleague recalls Daniel Hannan’s difficulties mastering facts.

The first signs of Labour's erosion under Jeremy Corbyn's leadership might just be appearing, says JAMES BALL

STEVE ANGLESEY looks at the Vote Leave campaigner’s rule-breaking and rounds up the worst Brexiteers of the week.

TIM WALKER talks to actor and campaigner Sir Patrick Stewart about politics, Star Trek and a very spiky encounter with the Labour leader

Brexit can be stopped - and Salvini provides yet another reason why it should be.

Just under half of people in Scotland want a referendum on the Brexit deal, according to a new poll.

The chance of a chaotic no-deal Brexit is now "50-50", Latvia's foreign minister said today in a stark warning to Theresa May.

Fancy an award-winning Belgian White or a German Weisse? Tough - Wetherspoons boss Tim Martin has announced he is looking at getting rid of all EU products

After Nick Cohen’s recent stunning essay criticising the BBC’s coverage, the Corporation’s former communications chief ED WILLIAMS leads the case for defence.

The English Renaissance took music into new directions and saw that emergence of a tune which still echoes down the ages. Sophia Deboick reports.

The amount of European funding allocated to British universities has fallen as Brexit approaches.

PETER TRUDGILL finds much in common between European languages and the English spoken by African Americans.

Jacob Rees-Mogg and his European Research Group are to directly challenge Theresa May with their own blueprint setting out plans for a Hard Brexit.

TIM WALKER gives five stars to King Lear at London's Duke of York's theatre

From Brexit to climate change, there are still too many refusing to acknowledge that our current trajectory is headed for disaster. Young activist LIBBY CHERRY explains why urgent action needs to be taken.

Some of the country’s leading disability activists, including Paralympian Tanni Grey-Thompson, have published an open letter calling for the public to have the final say on Brexit.

The clamour for Boris Johnson to say sorry continues to grow. But, MIC WRIGHT asks, ‘what is the point of the political apology?’

Southern soul may have lost its lustre in the States but it has found a home in northern Italy. GARTH CARTWRIGHT reports.

Keep calm and carry on is the old British motto but comedian, musician and writer MITCH BENN explains it’s not going to work this time round.

More than 100 Leave constituencies across the UK now back Remain, a major new study has revealed.

The “centre of gravity” on Brexit is shifting towards a People’s Vote, the Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable has told campaigners in Bristol.

In the past, the Edinburgh Fringe has been a hotbed of some of the most satirical and illuminating political comedy. So what does 2018 have to offer? Writer and novelist John Nicholson reports.

I voted out in the referendum, but rapidly recovered my senses when Brexit fell prey to the far-right agenda.

Deborah Meaden has not featured heavily in the Brexit debate so far, but in recent weeks she has become more vocal in her criticisms.

Veteran BBC journalist GAVIN ESLER delivers an excoriating blast against broadcasters, Leavers and the lies that have left the country a more divided, poorer place.

I noted with interest Tory trade secretary, Liam Fox, warning that a no-deal Brexit was now more likely than the UK getting an agreement with the EU.

As the new season kicks-off JAMES BROWN looks at an unexpectedly exotic managerial appointment which offers a ray of hope for his club.

Jeremy Corbyn’s most vocal fan is going to extreme lengths to defend his idol from Labour’s anti-Semitism crisis. DAVID PAXTON analyses his increasingly-tortured logic.

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In summer 2016 my wife sent to our MP a detailed response about the conduct of the referendum, outlining all our now too-familiar concerns.

An MP has warned we are putting England's football clubs at a disadvantage after Tottenham Hotspur's manager blamed their failure to make a summer signing on the pound's Brexit-driven slump.

Steve Anglesey looks at online reaction as Britain’s food shops prepare for a no-deal Brexit.



Grassroots anti-Brexit campaigners are increasing the pressure on politicians ahead of a series of important votes this year. Here is a list of the events organised across Britain in the coming weeks and months.


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