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There's one thing that the two candidates locked in a bad-tempered battle to be Britain's next prime minister agree on: Brexit is nothing to do with any of the woes facing the UK right now. / The inconvenient truth, as the head of the port of Dover has confirmed, is that Brexit has indeed contributed to the chaos.
Misleading the country: Boris Johnson and ministers have made dozens of false statements to parliament, investigation reveals 07/04/2022
Labour accuses government of ‘litany of lies and falsehoods’ as calls for corrections are ignored.
Seduced by money, and then isolated by Brexit, the UK has foregone its chance to lead in the response to the Ukraine crisis.
Brexit rancour and Boris Johnson’s plan to rip up Northern Ireland deal spell trouble for UK legal industry 29/07/2021
We need permission from France, Germany et al to rejoin an international treaty or risk hamstringing a large part of Britain’s legal services industry.
Emails sent by Paul Ritchie included references to murdered politician Jo Cox.
Man who threatened to ‘decapitate’ John Bercow in five-month tirade over Brexit faces jail 06/05/2021
A self-confessed “angry man” who threatened to decapitate former Speaker John Bercow and said Jeremy Corbyn “should be hung” in a five-month tirade of abuse over Brexit is facing jail.
Jeremy Corbyn and John Bercow ‘sent murder and decapitation threats’ during Brexit negotiations 19/02/2021
Paul Ritchie, 34, is accused of sending a stream of threats to prominent politicians including Amber Rudd, Jo Swinson, Chuka Umunna and Dominic Grieve
Tories call on Boris Johnson to reopen Brexit deal claiming it leaves UK 'less safe and less secure' 18/02/2021
A group of Tories have called for Boris Johnson to reopen Brexit negotiations amid concerns his deal has left the UK 'less safe and less secure'.
Restart Brexit talks because UK is ‘less safe and less secure’, Tory group tells Boris Johnson 17/02/2021
Talks to rebuild security cooperation with the EU must restart now after the Brexit deal left the UK “less safe and less secure”, a Conservative group says.
My former Conservative colleagues: ask yourselves what Boris Johnson has achieved, and heed the damning answer
PM’s chief advisor accused by Tory insiders of creating ‘mayhem in government’.
Lord Neuberger condemns internal market bill for exempting some of its powers from legal challenge
The government – led by Boris Johnson – needs to rethink its approach and put the national interest above Brexit ideology
The former Intelligence and Security Committee chairman speaks of his “frustration” and “anger” over the Russia report not being published last year.
Failure to establish key scrutiny committee is also criticised as ‘unprecedented underhand behaviour’.
Boris Johnson to fast-track plans to curb legal challenges ‘in revenge for Brexit defeats’ 15/01/2020
No 10 to target judicial reviews brought ‘for political motives’ to ‘restore trust’ – but a leading critic fears ‘a monstrous attack on the courts’.
John Major breaks Tory ranks as he urges young voters to stop Boris Johnson's Brexit plan 06/12/2019
Sir John Major will tonight call on millions of young people to use their votes to derail Boris Johnson’s Brexit plans in an extraordinary general election intervention.
Boris Johnson ‘to curb legal challenges over Brexit’ in extraordinary attack on the courts 25/11/2019
Prime minister intends to ‘change the scope of the royal prerogative and become a dictator’ campaigner Gina Miller suggests.
UK inquiry was warned of Russian infiltration, leaked testimony shows [inc. video, 5 mins] 11/11/2019
Russia's influence reaches deep into the British establishment and successive UK governments have turned a blind eye to it, lawmakers were warned, according to multiple sources familiar with testimony given to a parliamentary inquiry.
Exclusive: parties will step aside for each other in 60 seats to give single pro-remain candidate a free run.
Boris Johnson blocked release of Russia report against advice of intelligence agencies, Dominic Grieve says 06/11/2019
‘This must not be allowed to happen again,’ committee chair says as parliament dissolves.
Must watch: Dominic Grieve on Russian report 02/11/2019
We had access to highly classified info. / Report is ready. / Redactions agreed. / PM has received report (17/10): signing off a formality. / What no.10 has said is a lie. / "Quite simply whopping untruths."
PM is delaying publication of report assessing threat posed to UK, says Dominic Grieve.
Dominic Grieve says Brexit must be "defining issue" of snap December general election.