Category: Brexit

Varadkar warns new PM over Brexit extension and Irish backstop

Leo Varadkar warned that any future prime minister that is seeking to delay Brexit beyond 31 October will face “enormous hostility” from the EU. Irish Taoiseach said further negotiations or indicative votes will not be entertained, and no changes will be made to the withdrawal deal, despite the Tory leadership hopefuls entertaining the idea. Arriving […]

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Rory Stewart in talks with Gove in ‘combining forces’

Conservative leader hopeful Rory Stewart has revealed he is in talks with Michael Gove in “combining forces” to be the next prime minister. Stewart told the BBC, “We are talking about combining forces because it’s clear that Boris is going into the last round. “And the question is ‘who is best placed to sit on […]

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Jeremy Hunt takes a swipe at Boris Johnson over his Brexit stance

Jeremy Hunt took a swipe at Boris Johnson in a televised debate on Tuesday evening insisting he has an unclear policy and suggested that Brussels does not trust him. Hunt then said he was “not entirely sure” what Johnson believes when it comes to the UK leaning the EU. Johnson said last night the Brexit […]

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Saga blames Brexit for drop in bookings

Saga is yet another name in a long list of companies that has been hit by Brexit uncertainty which has seen bookings plummet. The over 50s travel firm said bookings has dropped by 4% in the year to 15 June, shares fell by 13.1% to 32.7p on Wednesday morning trading. However, the travel operator said […]

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Premier Inn reveals sharp drop in sales due to Brexit

Premier Inn owner Whitbread has been hit by Brexit uncertainty as it has taken a toll on business travel causing a drop in UK sales. In the first quarter like-for-like accommodation sales fell by 4.6% and revenue per room dropped by 6.3%. The group warned that hotel demand in the regional business market has been […]

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