Single Market access essential to protect North East economy after Brexit - North East Local Enterprise Partnership 04/06/2018
The UK must ensure that it retains access to the Single Market, has an open trading regime and maintains a stable regulatory framework with the European Union to minimise the impact of Brexit on the North East economy. This is the key conclusion of ‘Leaving the European Union’, a report by a powerful regional economic group says today.
This Treasury document sets out things that trade experts have been saying pretty clearly, but that the government has refused to accept.
The refusal of the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, to publish a bipartisan Parliamentary report on Russian involvement in the 2016 EU referendum is the latest development in a prolonged Brexit crisis that is eroding the UK's strategic credibility in the world.
Questions about the British government's failure to release a report on Russia's interference in the country's politics have continued to dog Prime Minister Boris Johnson as critics said leaks from the document raised concerns about the security of next month's election.
Prominent global Putin critics say British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's decision to suppress a parliamentary report into Russian influence is more evidence that the British political system is rotten when it comes to cracking down on Russian oligarchs.
Businessman who has given party more than £1.3m denies he is agent for Kremlin.
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.
Report on Russian election meddling which was blocked by ministers 'names nine top Tory donors' 11/11/2019
The Conservatives have denied deliberately blocking the release of the report by the intelligence and security committee.
A row has broken out over the publication of an intelligence report into Russian covert actions in the UK, with critics saying Downing Street is stalling on its release until after the election.
A new investigation reveals that UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has received a surge in cash from Russian donors over the past year, news that comes as his government continues to block publication of a report into Russian influence over recent elections.
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.
As Johnson accused of ‘cover-up’ over Kremlin interference, major new Russian donations to Conservatives revealed – despite previous Tory pledge to distance themselves from Russian money.
Boris Johnson 'too busy with Brexit' to read secret report on Russian interference in UK politics, Tory minister claims 05/11/2019
Senior Conservatives join calls for publication before election - amid new warning investigation could remain under wraps for six months.
Intelligence and security committee chair says dossier has facts ‘germane’ to voters.
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."
'We have no objections': Security officials say secret Russia report being blocked by Boris Johnson government can be published immediately 05/11/2019
'We are as much spectators in this as you are,' security source tells The Independent, as government blocks publication of documents until after election.
Report assesses allegations that Kremlin-sponsored activity distorted result of 2016 vote.
The report estimated the PM's deal would be worse for the economy than continuing with the current indecision and uncertainty
PM is delaying publication of report assessing threat posed to UK, says Dominic Grieve.
UK political system vulnerable to anti-democratic meddling via social media and ‘possibly illicit’ campaign funding, report says.
Report finds civil service will need to be told which projects to delay or cancel as it is pushed to limit by Brexit
Theresa May’s claim that “no deal is better than a bad deal” has been criticised as unsubstantiated by a parliamentary committee, but its pro-Brexit MPs have refused to back the findings.