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Nurses’ pay: Union chief apologises over mix-up

Image copyright Getty Images The head of the Royal College of Nursing has apologised after nurses in England complained of being “misled” over a new pay deal. The union had said they would receive a…

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Grenfell inquiry: Firefighter questions absurd, says union

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMichael Dowden pausing before answering a question on Monday The Grenfell inquiry has come under criticism for asking “absurd” questions of the firefighter who led the initial…


Brexit: MPs say UK might have to extend customs union membership

Image copyright Getty Images The government may be forced to stay in the EU’s customs union beyond 2020 if if cannot agree new arrangements, a committee of MPs says. The Brexit select committee said that…


Brexit: Theresa May insists UK will leave customs union

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat is the EU customs union? Theresa May has sought to reassure Brexiteers by restating her commitment to leaving the European Union’s single market and customs union…


Brexit: MPs to debate decision to leave EU customs union

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Theresa May is to discover the strength of opposition to a key plank of her Brexit plan as MPs debate the decision to leave the EU customs union later. It comes…


Brexit: David Davis expects MPs to back customs union exit

David Davis has said he expects Parliament to “uphold” the government’s policy of leaving the customs union. The Brexit secretary told MPs he would not comment on what would happen if they defied ministers over…


Rees-Mogg: PM’s customs union plan cretinous

Image copyright PA Theresa May’s plan for a “customs partnership” with the EU after Brexit has been described as “completely cretinous” by Jacob Rees-Mogg. The leading Tory Brexiteer said it would be the same as…



PM ‘will not backtrack’ on leaving customs union

Theresa May is facing new conflict over Brexit ahead of a Commons debate on the customs union. Downing Street sources have said the Prime Minister will remain committed to leaving the customs union – despite…


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