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RACHEL JOHNSON on her encounter with shadow home secretary Diane Abbott and receiving Christmas cards too early.

A new battlebus is gathering plenty of attention right now.

The European Court of Justice will deliver its ruling on whether the UK can unilaterally revoke its withdrawal from the EU the day the crunch vote on the prime minister’s Brexit deal.

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.

I am struck by the comments of Theresa May that her Brexit plan will stop EU migrants “jumping the queue” when it comes to working in the UK.

Plaid Cymru’s Brexit spokesman HYWEL WILLIAMS is urging Theresa May to pause Brexit.

Cabinet might have approved the Brexit deal, but will their support last? JAMES BALL looks at the challenges Theresa May faces.

With Ian Rankin’s latest novel featuring the cop topping the bestseller charts, STEVE ANGLESEY asks why the Scottish sleuth has not found similar success on the screen

The PM is gambling on an appeal to Labour but she could still get her cards from the Tories

A retired offshore engineer has succinctly taken down both Boris Johnson’s Irish bridge proposal and his attempts to become prime minister in just four paragraphs.

I strongly support the campaign for a People’s Vote, but I am at loss to understand why its promoters will not even reveal the most powerful argument for it...

Scotland looked certain to play a pivotal role in how Brexit would play out, but has since been sidelined. Could the country spring one last surprise? MAURICE SMITH​ reports

The dual role of the resort of Torquay has played a significant part in the development of English comedy.

Mitch Benn on the danger of creeping optimism and the power of Scotland.

Nigel Farage’s tour of Australia gets off to a false start

Comedian, musician and writer MITCH BENN recalls the speech he gave at a People’s Vote rally

Jeremy Corbyn has once again failed to answer a key question on Brexit - despite being asked it six times just the day before.

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”.

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.

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.

Boos and cries of ‘Stop Brexit’ greeted Theresa May as she arrived in Edinburgh.

With her Chequers agreement Theresa May is not trying to dilute Brexit: she is positively trying to deliver it.

It was rich for Boris to say we were dithering about Brexit, writes Anthony West.

Comedian MITCH BENN looks forward to how we can all spend our first summer after leaving the EU

Thousands of anti-Trump campaigners descended on the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh for a national demonstration against the US president’s visit.

Thousands are expected to turn out to protest against Donald Trump’s official visit to the UK over three days this week.

Two years on from the referendum, the public call for a People’s Vote vote is clear.

Theresa May plainly took notice of Boris Johnson’s desire to see what Brexit would look like if it was negotiated by Donald Trump.

It was striking to note the portents of doom heralded by various sections of the media around the issue of the so-called constitutional crisis besetting Italy. This was, as they saw it, yet another nail in the EU’s coffin post-Brexit.

Brexit may seem like a pain now, says ALASTAIR CAMPBELL, but just wait till the disastrous consequences which will dominate our lives for the forseeable future.

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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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