Watchdog warning for Brexit transport policy

Source:: The National Watchdog warning for Brexit transport policy THERE is an increasing risk that the Department for Transport (DfT) will not be able to deliver projects to ensure the UK sector is ready for Brexit, despite its “determined effort” to address the “significant and complex challenge” the exit from the EU will bring, according to the public spending watchdog. Read the full article:: The National Watchdog warning for Brexit transport policy

Labour calls on government to clarify rules on fake Scotch post-Brexit

Source:: The National Labour calls on government to clarify rules on fake Scotch post-Brexit A GROUP of Scottish Labour MPs is calling on the UK Brexit Secretary to clarify whether fake Scotch whisky will be banned Read the full article:: The National Labour calls on government to clarify rules on fake Scotch post-Brexit

May apologises after Tory MP abandons 'paired' Brexit vote deal

Source:: The National May apologises after Tory MP abandons ‘paired’ Brexit vote deal THERESA May has apologised after one of her MPs welched on a deal not to vote while Lib Dem Jo Swinson is on maternity leave. Read the full article:: The National May apologises after Tory MP abandons ‘paired’ Brexit vote deal

SNP urge May to delay Brexit as fears over no deal mount

Source:: The National SNP urge May to delay Brexit as fears over no deal mount THE SNP stepped in to urge Theresa May to delay Britain’s exit from the EU as fears grow the UK could be on course to crash out of without a deal. Read the full article:: The National SNP urge May to delay Brexit as fears over no deal mount

DUP MP faces 30-day Commons suspension

Source:: The National DUP MP faces 30-day Commons suspension THE Democratic Unionist Party’s Ian Paisley is facing a 30-day suspension from the Commons following a recommendation by the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards. Read the full article:: The National DUP MP faces 30-day Commons suspension

Davidson attacks Trump, Putin and Salmond following Helsinki summit

Source:: The National Davidson attacks Trump, Putin and Salmond following Helsinki summit RUTH Davidson has not yet had lunch with the Russian donor who won her for £20,000 at a Tory party fundraising auction in February. Read the full article:: The National Davidson attacks Trump, Putin and Salmond following Helsinki summit

Former Labour MP urged to call a by-election after Corbyn attack

Source:: The National Former Labour MP urged to call a by-election after Corbyn attack FORMER Labour MP and Jeremy Corbyn critic John Woodcock has been challenged to call a by-election after quitting the party with a scathing attack on the opposition leader. Read the full article:: The National Former Labour MP urged to call a by-election after Corbyn attack

Johnson's speech labelled 'completely delusional' but Scottish Tory laps it up

Source:: The National Johnson’s speech labelled ‘completely delusional’ but Scottish Tory laps it up THE Tories’ civil war over Brexit exploded into Scotland yesterday, with major differences exposed among senior figures north of the Border over Boris Johnson’s resignation speech. Read the full article:: The National Johnson’s speech labelled ‘completely delusional’ but Scottish Tory laps it up

As part of the UK, Scotland will be invisible to the world

Source:: The National As part of the UK, Scotland will be invisible to the world ONE of the favourite arguments of those who campaign against Scottish independence is that being a part of the UK enables Scotland to punch above its weight. As part of the UK, the claim goes, little Scotland wields a global influence that it could never hope to achieve as an independent country. It’s a very fine claim. It’s just a pity that it’s not true. Read the full article:: The National As part of the UK, Scotland will be invisible to the world

MPs call for arms trade loopholes to be closed

Source:: The National MPs call for arms trade loopholes to be closed LOOPHOLES in arms dealing must be closed and the Government should consider monitoring where exported weapons “finally end up”, MPs have said. Read the full article:: The National MPs call for arms trade loopholes to be closed

Trump says Russia did meddle in US election in reversal of previous comments

Source:: The National Trump says Russia did meddle in US election in reversal of previous comments DONALD Trump has said he meant the opposite when he said in Helsinki that he does not see why Russia would have interfered in the 2016 US election. Read the full article:: The National Trump says Russia did meddle in US election in reversal of previous comments

Police investigate Brexiteer campaign after watchdog found it broke spending laws

Source:: The National Police investigate Brexiteer campaign after watchdog found it broke spending laws THE official Brexiteer campaign organisation for the 2016 referendum has been referred to the police for a criminal investigation and fined tens of thousands of pounds. Read the full article:: The National Police investigate Brexiteer campaign after watchdog found it broke spending laws

Far-right hate must be challenged every time

Source:: The National Far-right hate must be challenged every time THE new faces of political extremism, 21st-century style, had plenty of airtime over this past week. There was Steve Bannon on the radio, calling the fight to “take your country back” a “war” when the fader was up, and being even less pleasant when the faders came down, according to LBC’s political editor, who said the former White House chief-of-staff called him “You [expletive] liberal elite”. Read the full article:: The National Far-right hate must be challenged every time

Calls for minister to step aside amid Vote Leave spending probe

Source:: The National Calls for minister to step aside amid Vote Leave spending probe ENVIRONMENT Secretary Michael Gove was yesterday called upon to stand down from the Cabinet until police inquiries into legal breaches by the Vote Leave campaign are completed. Read the full article:: The National Calls for minister to step aside amid Vote Leave spending probe