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The Waugh Zone December 2, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know about the Richmond Park by-election… 1) ZAC ZAPPED Zaxcit sounds like a spot removal cream. And 20,510 voters...

The Waugh Zone November 29, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Tuesday, November 29… 1) WALKING COMMENTARY More than a few ministers will be arriving for Cabinet today w...

The Waugh Zone November 23, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Wednesday, November 23… 1) HAMMOND’S ORGAN He has been Foreign Secretary, Defence Secretary and Transpor...

Theresa May's Secret Brexit Plan Reportedly Made Spectacularly Public By EU Official

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 22.11.2016 | UK Politics

Theresa May’s attempt to keep her plans for Brexit a state secret faced being spectacularly undermined today. David Davis was accused of revealing t...

The Waugh Zone November 22, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 22.11.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Tuesday, November 22… 1) KIM AND 'CAN YA?' Donald Trump’s overnight tweets are certainly keeping us earl...

Brexit Bunglers Blame Everyone But Themselves For Their Mess

Will Black | Posted 08.11.2016 | UK Politics
Will Black

There is a desperation from the government and vocal Eurosceptics to rush the process to leave the EU. It is as though they think the public has been duped and they want to push things along before more people are fully alert to the dangers of hard Brexit.

The Waugh Zone November 8, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 08.11.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Tuesday, November 8… 1) WORST TUESDAY “No one pretends that democracy is perfect or all-wise. Indeed, it...

Racist, Sexist Attacks On Anti-Brexit Campaigner Are 'Criminal'

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Politics

Racist and sexist attacks on the woman who led the historic Brexit court case have been “criminal”, Cabinet minister David Davis has declared. The...

The Waugh Zone October 25, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 24.10.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Monday, October 24… 1) BREXODUS, MOVEMENT OF THEIR PEOPLE The attempt to clear ‘The Jungle’ camp in ...

The Waugh Zone October 21, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 21.10.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Friday, October 21… 1) BRUSSELS OUTS This is Theresa May’s first ever EU summit as British PM. But it...

Piers Morgan Nearly Loses It Taking On Tory MP Who Wants Refugee Teeth Checks

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK

As the row over the ages of Syrian refugee children continues, one person who hasn’t held back in voicing his opinion is Piers Morgan. On Wednesday ...

Hoey Versus Benn In Battle To Chair Key Brexit Committee

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK Politics

Former Cabinet minister Hilary Benn and leading Labour Brexiteer Kate Hoey are to compete for the chairmanship the new Commons Brexit Select Committee...

The Waugh Zone October 13, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 13.10.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Thursday, October 13… 1) SM-OTHER RUSSIA With his pal Donald Trump stumbling in the polls, Vladimir Puti...

These Are Labour's 170 Questions For The Government About Brexit

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 12.10.2016 | UK

Labour has sent 170 Brexit questions to the Tory Government, asking it to answer one every day to prove it has a “plan” to leave the European Unio...

No.10 Backs Off Osborne's £66bn Brexit Cost Warning

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 11.10.2016 | UK Politics

Downing Street has distanced itself from a controversial Treasury report that claimed the UK will lose £66bn a year after ‘hard’ Brexit. No.10 sa...

No Downsides To A 'Hard' Brexit? The Government Is Living In A Parallel Universe

Chuka Umunna | Posted 11.10.2016 | UK Politics
Chuka Umunna

In the parallel universe inhabited by government ministers, Brexit is presenting absolutely no problems to Britain whatsoever. Just yesterday, David Davis airily said that there is "no downside" to Brexit. No downside. At all. Encouraging, isn't it? But in the real world, sorrows are coming in battalions.

Chuka Umunna Slams Tories For 'Divisive' Branding Of Remain Voters As 'Liberal Elite'

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 11.10.2016 | UK

Chuke Umunna has made a passionate speech in the Commons accusing the Tories of “sowing seeds of division” by branding Remain voters the “libera...

The Waugh Zone October 11, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 11.10.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Tuesday, October 11… 1) BUTTONS FOR PUNISHMENT Given all the dire EU referendum predictions of instant r...

The Waugh Zone October 6, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Thursday, October 6… 1) KIP, KIP, HOORAY? Theresa May’s speech certainly got several of the headlines ...

The Waugh Zone October 3, 2016

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 03.10.2016 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Monday, October 3, 2016… 1) SOMETHING BORROWED, SOMETHING BLUE While Theresa May puts a new date in our ...

Fox: I Won't Be Using Grace-And-Favour Mansion

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 02.10.2016 | UK Politics

International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has revealed that he has no “intention” to use the grace-and-favour mansion offered to him and his fellow ...

Is Nigel Farage About To Defect To The Tories?

J.N. Paquet | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK Politics
J.N. Paquet

On the day UKIP finally chose its new leader to replace Nigel Farage, an unprecedented thunderstorm hit Britain. Not the thunderstorm that dumped almost half a month's rain in the east, south and south-east of England within hours.

Brexit And The Arts

Dr Michael Petry | Posted 15.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Dr Michael Petry

Sadly we will be leaving the EU in one form or another and for all that Brexit means Brexit, no one in the government has mentioned that they have even given a second thought to how it will affect the arts.

Chuka Umunna's Vote Leave Watch Slammed For "Making Up Quotes" To Attack Brexit Secretary David Davis

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 13.09.2016 | UK Politics

An anti-Brexit group has been accused of “making up quotes” after it wrongly implied David Davis admitted the UK could face “swingeing and destr...

What Brexit Does Not Mean

J.N. Paquet | Posted 13.09.2016 | UK Politics
J.N. Paquet

In less than a week, in the space of just a few days, PM Theresa May has told off not one, but two of her cabinet ministers. David Davis, the so-called 'Minister for Brexit' and Liam Fox, the Minister for International Trade. What is happening at the top of government?