UK to hold general election on Dec 12

Boris Johnson has said he is ready to fight a "tough" general election after MPs voted for a 12 December poll. The legislation approved by MPs on Tuesday will later begin its passage through the House of Lords, where it is not expected ...

30 Oct 2019

UK to hold general election on Dec 12

British MPs reject early election plan again

Boris Johnson is to try again for a 12 December general election on Tuesday - despite MPs rejecting his plan. The ...

29 Oct 2019

British MPs reject early election plan again

Boris Johnson is to try again for a 12 December general election on Tuesday - despite MPs rejecting his plan. The ...

29 Oct 2019

EU extends Brexit until Jan 31

EU leaders have agreed in principle to extend Brexit until 31 January 2020 - meaning the UK will not leave ...

28 Oct 2019

39 found dead in lorry were Chinese nationals

The 39 people found dead in a refrigerated trailer in Essex were Chinese nationals.Police have been granted an extra 24 ...

24 Oct 2019

39 bodies found in lorry container in UK

The bodies of 39 people have been found in a lorry container in Essex. Police were called by the ambulance service ...

23 Oct 2019

British PM sends unsigned request seeking Brexit delay

Boris Johnson has sent a request to the EU for a delay to Brexit - but without his signature.The request ...

20 Oct 2019

British PM tries to sell Brexit deal to MPs

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will on Friday seek to sell his ...

18 Oct 2019

EU and UK reach new Brexit deal

A Brexit deal has been agreed between the UK and EU before ...

17 Oct 2019