Boris Johnson can take on 'big personality' Farage, says MP BBC Local News: North East Wales -- The Tories were fifth in Wales at the recent European elections, with the Brexit Party triumphing. BBC Local News - Published 4 hours ago Also reported by • BBC News
How Green parties are on the march after big wins across Europe The surge seen at the European elections represents a fundamental shift in politics Independent - Published 1 week ago
Lib Dems: Chuka Umunna plays down talk of a by-election
The Liberal Democrats have been boosted by former Labour-turned-Change UK MP Chuka Umunna joining the party. The former shadow business secretary quit Labour in February this year to join the new..
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Confidence restored, Macron revives French reform drive
As the Yellow Vest protests wane, French president Emmanuel Macron is reviving a drive to reform the country's pensions and benefits. Julian Satterthwaite reports.
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As Theresa May resigns, how will she be remembered?
Theresa May's resignation signals the end of her three-year tenure as prime minister. Speaking outside No 10, May said it had been 'the honour of my life' to serve as the UK’s second female leader...
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Merkel's Plans In Germany Falling Apart
CNN is reporting that Angela Merkel suffered two major political blows in the past week.
Her chosen successor as Germany's leader, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, has plunged in the polls after a series..
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German SPD leader quits in blow to Merkel's loveless coalition
Andrea Nahles said on Sunday she would resign as the leader of Germany's Social Democrats, raising new doubts about the durability of Chancellor Angela Merkel's ruling coalition with the centre-left..
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Can Britain's parliament stop a no-deal Brexit?
Britain is hurtling towards the exit of the EU, and many candidates to become the next prime minister say they support leaving soon even without a withdrawal treaty. Parliament voted against a no-deal..
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Who will be the next 'Mr or Ms. Europe'?
European Union leaders engaged in a first skirmish on Tuesday over who should become the next chief of the European Commission, giving themselves a short deadline to agree on the bloc’s top jobs and..
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Alastair Campbell expelled from Labour after voting Lib Dems
Tony Blair's former spin doctor says he has been expelled from the Labour Party after voting for the Liberal Democrats in the European elections. Alastair Campbell, a leading campaigner for another..
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Stocks rally cut off by EU threats over Italy's budget
European shares dipped on Tuesday, dragged down by concerns about the budget deficit in Italy, while London markets were lifted by gains for mining shares. Ciara Lee reports
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What does Plaid now need to do to keep its new voters, as well as encouraging others to follow suit? | Laura McAllister The party won support at the European elections for its clear stance on Brexit Wales Online - Published 1 week ago
What do Castle Douglas High School pupils think is the next step after European elections The picture isn't any clearer after the vote so we asked some sixth year pupils what they reckoned was the best way forward Daily Record - Published 1 week ago German Green party poised to overtake Angela Merkel's conservatives in polls The ecologists did well in last month's European elections Independent - Published 1 week ago
Alastair Campbell hires lawyers over Labour expulsion The former spin doctor was kicked out after admitting he voted Lib Dem in the European elections. BBC News - Published 2 weeks ago
Readers letter: Maybe the Lib Dems should change their name THE LIBERAL Democrats have been consistent with their view on UK membership of the European Union so they deserved to do well in the European elections. The Argus - Published 2 weeks ago
Exit of French center-right leader bolsters Macron's grip France's once-dominant center-right political party, Les Republicains, was in disarray on Monday after its leader quit, acknowledging his responsibility for the group's poor performance in last week's.. Reuters - Published 2 weeks ago Ukip searches for new leader after Gerard Batten steps down Anti-EU party performed poorly in the European elections FT.com - Published 2 weeks ago
After the European elections has politics 'changed for good'? The latest shock polls sees the Lib Dems and Brexit Party displacing the Tories and Labour Leek Post and Times - Published 2 weeks ago Also reported by • The Sentinel Stoke • Staffordshire Newsletter
European elections 2019: Ireland South recount 'could take up to 28 days' A full recount of Irish European Parliament constituency Ireland South is to begin on Tuesday. BBC News - Published 2 weeks ago
European elections: How disinformation spread in Facebook groups Closed online groups were targeted by disinformation in run-up to European elections. BBC News - Published 2 weeks ago
PA Headline Tony Blair’s former spin doctor was kicked out after it emerged he voted for the Lib Dems in the European elections. Express and Star - Published 2 weeks ago How France’s cultural revolution is causing new political divides The European elections hold a mirror to a society rapidly seceding from traditional notions of Frenchness FT.com - Published 2 weeks ago
Bristol MP asks Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn for Brexit clarity It follows the party's 'disappointing' performance in the European elections last week Bristol Post - Published 3 weeks ago European Elections 2019: East Ayrshire residents give backing to SNP The region had the worst turnout in Scotland. Daily Record - Published 3 weeks ago
Investigation launched into reports of EU citizens in Cambridge being unable to vote Many EU nationals living in the city claimed they were unable to vote in the European elections Cambridge News - Published 3 weeks ago Brexit Party triumph in Bassetlaw as Labour and Tories flop at European elections Labour's share of the vote halves compared to 2014 election East Lindsey Target - Published 3 weeks ago Also reported by • Lincolnshire Echo • Retford Times • Boston Target • Sleaford Target
Italy 5-Star chief calls party confidence vote after EU election flop The leader of Italy's 5-Star Movement, Luigi Di Maio, said on Wednesday he would seek a confidence vote from party supporters after a bruising defeat in European elections. Reuters - Published 3 weeks ago Watson in amnesty call over Euro vote Tom Watson said it is "spiteful" to expel people from Labour and called for an "amnesty" for members who did not support the party at the European elections. Express and Star - Published 3 weeks ago
Labour urged to ditch Hoey along with spin doctor Campbell The expulsion of Tony Blair's former spin doctor Alastair Campbell from Labour for backing the Liberal Democrats in the European elections has sparked calls for Northern Ireland-born MP Kate Hoey to be.. Belfast Telegraph - Published 3 weeks ago Rutherglen MP Ged Killen attacks Labour party leadership after terrible showing in European elections Labour failed to have any MEPs elected in Scotland Daily Record - Published 3 weeks ago
Labour MEP says sorry to members for party’s ‘suicidal’ European election campaign The only Labour candidate to be elected in the constituency that includes Brighton and Hove at the European elections has said sorry to supporters for the party’s “suicidal” campaign. John.. Brighton and Hove News - Published 3 weeks ago Martina Anderson admits 'disconnect' between SF and ROI voters Martina Anderson was speaking as results continue to come in from the Republic's European elections. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago
Hundreds call for end to using schools as polling stations Parents and governors are calling for an end to schools closing for a day to become polling stations. Some of Brighton and Hove’s schools closed twice this month when people went to vote in local and.. Brighton and Hove News - Published 3 weeks ago European elections 2019: Full Gloucestershire, South West and national results, list of new MEPs The Brexit Party's Ann Widdecombe and Liberal Democrat Martin Horwood are among the six new Members of the European Parliament Gloucestershire Echo - Published 3 weeks ago Also reported by • Gloucester Citizen • Stroud Life
Alastair Campbell thrown out of Labour for voting Liberal Democrat in European elections One of Labour's key figures - Alastair Campbell - has been thrown out of the party after not voting for it in the European elections Wales Online - Published 3 weeks ago Alastair Campbell expelled by Labour after voting for Lib Dems in protest at Brexit stance Labour has expelled Alastair Campbell after he voted for the Liberal Democrats in the European elections to push for a fresh Brexit referendum. Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
How every area of Nottinghamshire voted in the 2019 European elections Six out of eight areas voted for the Brexit Party Nottingham Post - Published 3 weeks ago UUP chief Robin Swann 'considered position' after poor election Ulster Unionist leader Robin Swann said he considered his position following the party's poor result in the European elections. Belfast Telegraph - Published 3 weeks ago
The European elections mattered a lot more than you think The European elections revealed nothing more than that the country is still as divided as ever about Brexit. So, what's changed? Well, says John Stepek – quite a lot actually.
The post The.. MoneyWeek - Published 3 weeks ago European elections: Dodds, Anderson and Long elected Pro-Remain Alliance secures a record result as the EU elections see all three of NI's seats won by women. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago