Property house prices: UK housing stock at 'record low' as homeowners delay for Brexit

The property market has seen house prices in the UK in April experience slower growth compared to March as Brexit looms. The latest report, which takes into account the UK housing market in 2018, has seen growth dwindle as estate agents report a fall in homeowners buying and selling their properties. The report contains an […]

Ryanair Brexit U-TURN as airline announces 13 new routes from Southend airport

Getty Images Ryanair flights: The airline have announced new routes and continued growth in the UK Ryanair today announced a host of new flights from London Southend airport, as the airline continues to see growth in the UK after the Brexit referendum. They will open their newest base in London Southend from 2nd April 2019, […]

Exclusive: EU officials have privately rejected Labour’s Brexit policy as unworkable ‘cakeism’

REUTERS/Olivier Hoslet/Pool EXCLUSIVE: Senior EU figures have privately rubbished Labour’s Brexit policy. The shadow Brexit team is committed to retaining all of the benefits of the single market while negotiating a deal on the free movement of people. However,  a senior official in the European Commission told Business Insider that Labour’s plan to leave the […]

Leading Brexit campaigners held secret meetings with Russian officials arranged by suspected Kremlin spy before referendum, report says

Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Explosive emails suggest the Brexit campaign’s biggest donor met with Kremlin-linked figures multiple times before the referendum. The emails, seen by the Sunday Times, alleged that Arron Banks, the millionaire businessman who funded Brexit campaign group Leave.EU, was reportedly offered a business deal involving six Russian goldmines. It forms part of a mounting pile […]

Theresa May agrees to a ‘time limited’ Brexit backstop after David Davis threatens to resign

Downing Street has published the details of a “backstop” proposal to avoid a hard Irish border after Brexit. The “backstop” is an emergency measure which would ensure no hard border emerges between Northern Ireland and Ireland. Brexit secretary David Davis had two long meetings with the prime minister this morning after allies made it clear […]

These Conservative rebels believe support for a Norway-style soft Brexit is at a tipping point

YouTube/Colchester Conservatives Conservative rebel MPs claim more and more Tories are ready to join them and back a soft Brexit. 15 Tory MPs signed an amendment calling on Theresa May to pursue a Norway-style Brexit which effectively keep Britain in the single market via the European Economic Area. A leading rebel has told Business Insider […]

It would be ‘very difficult’ for Norway to say no to Britain agreeing a soft Brexit

NTB Scanpix/Vegard Wivestad Groett/ via REUTERS EXCLUSIVE: Norway’s chief representative to EFTA and the EEA says it would be “very difficult” to stand in the way of Britain pursuing a Norway-style Brexit. MPs will vote next week on whether Theresa May should seek to keep Britain in the single market by replicating the so-called Norway […]

A ‘doomsday’ no-deal Brexit scenario could see Britain run out of food within days — and it only gets worse from there

Getty Images A “doomsday” style Brexit could see the country grind to a halt within a fortnight. This is because the Port of Dover would collapse on “day one,” according to scenarios drawn up for David Davis, as reported by The Sunday Times. From there, things just get worse as food would run out “within […]

Theresa May’s hopes of a quick Brexit trade deal with Trump are ‘not going to happen’

Exclusive: Sir Peter Westmacott, Britain’s ambassador to the United States until 2016, tells Business Insider that it will be “extremely difficult” for the UK to negotiate a free-trade deal with the United States. Brexit-supporting MPs have consistently trumpeted the prospect of a UK-US trade deal as a means of compensating for the economic hit from […]

Barnier: No Brexit transition deal unless UK accepts EU courts

Thomson Reuters EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said the UK must accept the European Court of Justice’s authority during any transition deal. Comments follow several days of talks between EU and British negotiators, after which a senior EU official called the UK’s position a “fantasy.” BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier warned Britain […]