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DUP calls on British government to dump ‘poison’ Brexit backstop

Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) Deputy Leader Nigel Dodds speaks at the DUP annual party conference in Belfast, Northern Ireland November 24, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh KilcoyneBELFAST (Reuters) – The Northern Irish party that props up Britain’s minority government on Sunday called on Prime Minister Theresa May to stand firm in demanding that the EU changes its “poison”…

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Ex-EU Commissioner Mandelson backs second Brexit vote

Peter Mandelson, the former European trade commissioner | Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images Ex-EU Commissioner Mandelson backs second Brexit vote Theresa May’s deal ‘a legal and political no man’s land.’ By Ryan Heath 1/6/19, 11:30 AM CET Updated 1/6/19, 11:46 AM CET Peter Mandelson, the former European trade commissioner, and senior minister in the Labour governments of…

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Ramsgate ‘can not be ready’ for Brexit ferries

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Seaborne’s contract at Ramsgate was one of three awarded to ease “severe congestion” at Dover, in the case of a no-deal Brexit The Port of Ramsgate “can not be ready” for extra ferry services in the event of a no-deal Brexit, according to the councillor for the harbour area.Seaborne…