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Waugh Zone Special: May's Florence Brexit Speech

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK Politics

1. NORWAY? NO WAY The inherent problem with last year’s Brexit referendum was that its binary In/Out choice meant Leave voters could only tell u...

Brexit Briefing: The Very Long Goodbye

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK Politics

You can sign up for this briefing by clicking here, and you’ll receive it straight to your inbox every Thursday afternoon. If you like what you re...

Theresa May's Brexit Speech Calls For Unity With EU, Everyone Points Out We Had That

The Huffington Post | Jessica Pitocchi | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May has been accused of making a stronger case for remaining in the European Union than leaving it with her high profile Brexit speech. In her...

Apple iPhone 8 And 8 Plus Go On Sale In The UK

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK Tech

Apple’siPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are now officially on sale in the UK. Described by Apple as the “next generation of iPhone”, the two handsets ...

Theresa May Asks EU To Give UK Two-Year Transition Period After Brexit

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May has confirmed she wants the UK be given a two-year transition period after it leaves EU. Under her plan, EU citizens would keep their righ...

Michael Gove Accused Of Suppressing Report Into Brexit Food Price Rises

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK Politics

Michael Gove has been accused of suppressing figures about a possible increase in food prices after Brexit. The government has refused to publish a D...

The Waugh Zone Friday September 22, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK Politics

1. FIRENZE DETAIL? So, the big day has finally arrived. Amid the Renaissance splendour of Florence, Theresa May will be hoping her Brexit speech has...

Here's What Theresa May Will Say In Her Florence Speech To Rescue Brexit

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May will urge EU leaders to be “imaginative and creative” about a future trading deal with the UK as she maps out for the first time detai...

Brexit Briefing: Speech Impediment

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 21.09.2017 | UK Politics

You can sign up for this briefing by clicking here, and you’ll receive it straight to your inbox every Thursday afternoon. If you like what you re...

The Waugh Zone Thursday September 21, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 21.09.2017 | UK Politics

1. THE EGO HAS LANDED The RAF Voyager jet carrying Boris Johnson and Theresa May touched down back in London this morning after an extraordinary few...

Target Of Two Hours To Remove Extremist Content Slammed As 'Unreasonable' By Experts

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.09.2017 | UK Tech

A proposal from Theresa May for internet companies to remove online extremist content within two hours of it being posted has been criticised as “un...

Want Hearing That Never Gets Worse With Age? This Animal Could Hold The Key

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.09.2017 | UK Tech

Hearing is something that unfortunately always seems to go with age. There is one animal however that doesn’t suffer these effects and its remarkabl...

Theresa May Cuts UK Aid To Myanmar Military As Aung San Suu Kyi Fails To Condemn Human Rights Abuses

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 19.09.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May has cut off UK aid for the Myanmar military until the campaign of violence against the Muslim Rohingya has ended. In the most significant...

A UK Facility Will Fight Zika By Creating 1 Billion 'Safe' Mosquitos A Week

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.09.2017 | UK Tech

A UK-based biotech company is stepping up its fight against viruses like Zika by building a huge facility that can engineer one billion ‘safe’ mos...

iOS 11 Is Available Now, Here's How To Download It On Your iPhone Or iPad

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.09.2017 | UK Tech

Apple has released iOS 11, its latest version of its mobile operating system for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. The release, scheduled ahead of the iPho...

UK Growth Will Suffer From Brexit - Top German Economist

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 19.09.2017 | UK Politics

One of Germany’s leading economists has urged Britain and the EU to agree a “permanent transition” to Brexit amid fresh figures showing UK growt...

Six Times The Tories Got In Trouble With The UK Stats Authority

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 18.09.2017 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson is under fire from the UK Statistics Authority for repeating the claim the Government would have an extra £350million a week to spend a...

Free Things To Do With Your Kids In London And The UK This October

The Huffington Post | Tamsin Kelly | Posted 18.09.2017 | UK Parents

After the stress and excitement of back to school, October half term is a much-needed time to recharge, enjoy family life and sunny days with just a n...

Boris Johnson Guilty Of A 'Clear Misuse Of Statistics' Over £350m Claim

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 17.09.2017 | UK Politics

UPDATE: Boris Johnson Accuses UK Statistics Authority Of ‘Misrepresentation’ As Row Escalates Boris Johnson’s spokesman has accused the head of...

Soldiers To Protect Key Sites As Armed Police Patrol Streets After London Tube Attack

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 16.09.2017 | UK

Armed police and military personnel will be deployed over the weekend with the public asked to remain vigilant in the wake of the Parsons Green bomb a...

The Dirty Secret Behind Islington's Fancy Facades

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 19.09.2017 | UK

Shortly after midday a neatly-dressed woman pushes a pram down a paved walkway that is straddled on one side by a square pocket of grass used by city ...

Police 'Chasing Down Suspects' In Tube Bombing As Terror Threat Raised

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 16.09.2017 | UK

Police are “chasing down suspects” following an explosion on a London Underground train on Friday, the Metropolitan Police’s Assistant Commissio...

Hubble Discovers A Planet So Dark It Absorbs 94% Of All Light

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.09.2017 | UK Tech

A team of researchers, using Hubble’s Space Telescope, have discovered a planet outside of our solar system so dark that it absorbs almost all the l...

UK Will 'Reverse Brexit' But Lib Dems Will 'Die' If Party Does Not Change, Says Lord Ashdown

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 15.09.2017 | UK Politics

Britain will “probably reverse Brexit” and Theresa May will not last long as prime minister, former Lib Dem leader Lord Ashdown has said. In an in...

The Waugh Zone Thursday September 14, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 14.09.2017 | UK Politics

1. BLACK OPPS Oppositions have two main weapons: words and Parliamentary votes. Yesterday, Theresa May underlined how tenuous her majority really is...