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Irish minister warns against June cliff-edge Brexit

Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe | Gian Ehrenzeller/EPA Irish minister warns against June cliff-edge Brexit Dublin to give ‘generous’ response to UK request for delay. By Matei Rosca 3/15/19, 12:34 PM CET Updated 3/15/19, 3:28 PM CET Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe said this morning the EU is keen to avoid a “cliff-edge” Brexit at…


‘Pupil poverty’ pressure on school cash

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Heads say schools are having to act like an “emergency service” for impoverished families Schools in England are having to “pick up the pieces” for families in poverty, including giving food and clothes to children, head teachers warn.But, they say, that is unsustainable when schools are facing “funding cuts”.Heads…


Brexit supporters reject UK attorney general’s additional legal opinion – The Telegraph

LONDON (Reuters) – Brexit-supporting MPs have rejected an additional legal opinion by Britain’s top government lawyer on Prime Minister Theresa May’s divorce deal assurances, The Telegraph reported. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Attorney General Geoffrey Cox is seen outside Downing Street in London, Britain March 14, 2019. REUTERS/Toby MelvilleAttorney General Geoffrey Cox had attempted to win over…