U.K. Lays Out “Bespoke Immigration Route” For Hong Kong BNO Passport Holders

U.K. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said the new “bespoke immigration route” will allow holders of British National (Overseas) status to come to the U.K. without the current six month limit, granting them five years limited leave to remain, with the ability to live and work in the U.K. After these five years, they will be able to apply … Read more U.K. Lays Out “Bespoke Immigration Route” For Hong Kong BNO Passport Holders

May attacks PM’s security adviser appointment: ‘No proven expertise’

Theresa May has attacked Boris Johnson’s choice for new national security adviser, saying he has “no proven expertise”. The former Prime Minister unleashed unusually strong criticism on her successor after Downing Street announced the PM would bring in his chief Brexit negotiator, David Frost, to take on the role of national security adviser. Mr Frost … Read more May attacks PM’s security adviser appointment: ‘No proven expertise’

Macron and Merkel meet to discuss EU recovery plan

President Emmanuel Macron was on Monday meeting Germany counterpart Angela Merkel face-to-face for the first time in several months. As FRANCE 24 correspondent Nick Spicer explains, the meeting underscores the German-Franco relationship as a ‘motor of Europe’, with the European Union recovery plan, Germany’s upcoming EU presidency, and Brexit, likely to be issues on the … Read more Macron and Merkel meet to discuss EU recovery plan

Brexit: Where are we now? – BBC News

It’s been a quiet few months, but behind closed doors (and on zoom) Brexit hasn’t gone away. Talks between the EU and the UK have continued through the pandemic, and are about to get a lot busier this summer. The BBC’s Jonathan Blake explains what the sticking points in the negotiations are, and what’s at … Read more Brexit: Where are we now? – BBC News

UK’s top civil servant Sir Mark Sedwill to stand down | ITV News

The UK’s top civil servant has announced he is standing down from the position. Sir Mark Sedwill has announced he will leave his role as Cabinet Secretary, National Security Adviser and head of the Civil Service in September. It is understood the government will return to having a separate cabinet secretary and national security advisor. … Read more UK’s top civil servant Sir Mark Sedwill to stand down | ITV News

Chopper’s Politics Podcast: A postcard from New Zealand Deputy Prime Minister, Winston Peters

Subscribe to Chopper’s Politics for free: https://www.playpodca.st/chopper Isolated from the rest of the world, all signs point to New Zealand avoiding anything near the scale of the coronavirus crisis seen in Europe. But is the battle over yet? Christopher Hope gives Winston Peters, the country’s Deputy Prime Minister a call to discuss what the country … Read more Chopper’s Politics Podcast: A postcard from New Zealand Deputy Prime Minister, Winston Peters

Planet Normal: Lord Mervyn King on why we can’t simply follow the coronavirus science

Subscribe to Planet Normal to make sure you never miss an episode: https://www.playpodca.st/planetnormal Former Governor of the Bank of England, Lord Mervyn King, is the co-pilot on Telegraph columnists Allison Pearson and Liam Halligan’s fifth orbiting of Planet Normal. He tells us why he believes no-deal Brexit scaremongering was an attempt to reverse the referendum … Read more Planet Normal: Lord Mervyn King on why we can’t simply follow the coronavirus science

It’s four years since the Brexit vote. Now what?

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said a deal could be sealed in July with ‘a bit of oomph,’ but European officials see no way through the Brexit deadlock. On the 4th anniversary of Britain’s historic vote, here’s how things stand with Brexit. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video … Read more It’s four years since the Brexit vote. Now what?

Sir Cliff Richard Talks about Turning 80 and Brexit! | Good Morning Britain

Hollywood extraordinaire Ross King is giving us a unique insight into the world of showbiz with his vault of celeb interviews! Next up is a music legend, Sir Cliff Richard Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1NbomQa Broadcast on 18/06/2020 Like, follow and subscribe to Good Morning Britain! The Good Morning Britain YouTube channel delivers you the … Read more Sir Cliff Richard Talks about Turning 80 and Brexit! | Good Morning Britain

Boris Johnson greets French President Emmanuel Macron at Downing Street

French President Emmanuel Macron has arrived at Number 10 Downing Street as part of his visit to mark the 80th anniversary of Charles de Gaulle’s “L’Appel” broadcast from London to rally the French Resistance. Boris Johnson will raise the issue of post-Brexit trade talks with Emmanuel Macron as he tries to break the deadlock in … Read more Boris Johnson greets French President Emmanuel Macron at Downing Street

EU Ambassador to the U.K. Sees New Momentum Toward Negotiations

Jun.18 — Joao Vale de Almeida, ambassador of the EU to the U.K., comments on negotiations over Britain’s future relationship with the bloc after Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen agreed to not extend the Brexit transition period beyond December 2020. Almeida spoke June 16 to Francine Lacqua on … Read more EU Ambassador to the U.K. Sees New Momentum Toward Negotiations

UK has started trade talks with Australia

With Brexit transition ending in just a few months, the UK has launched talks to forge a new trade deal with Australia. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download our … Read more UK has started trade talks with Australia

Boris Johnson: outline of Brexit deal should be ‘done by July’

The British prime minister has said there is no reason why the outline of a deal cannot be sealed by the end of next month, after he asked EU leaders during a video summit to ‘put a tiger in the tank’ of stalled talks. EU leaders agreed to strive to find early common ground on … Read more Boris Johnson: outline of Brexit deal should be ‘done by July’