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Newslinks for Thursday 6th August 2020

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Johnson to slash red tape in ‘planning revolution'
“Boris Johnson is to limit the power of local politicians to block building developments in the biggest reform of the planning system for 70 years. The proposals, to be published today, aim to trigger a construction boom that would swiftly provide homes, hospitals and schools. The prime minister has promised to rejuvenate the economy with a “build, build, build” strategy. Councils are to be given up to three and half years to designate areas for growth, renewal or protection. Once agreed, however, local politicians will have little or no...
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Anti-Brexit campaigners to stage mass rallies urging Lefties to 'wake up'

Anti-Brexit campaigners to stage mass rallies urging Lefties to 'wake up'

AS trade talks enter the home straight with just weeks to go until Boris Johnson's deadline for a deal with the EU, anti-Brexit campaigners are set to once again stage mass... Read more ...

Labour Party's Andy Burnham proposes 9PM ban on alcohol sales to stop...

Labour Party's Andy Burnham proposes 9PM ban on alcohol sales to stop COVID-19 spread

THE LABOUR PARTY's Andy Burnham suggested the sale of alcohol could be banned after 9PM to avoid crowds rushing to off-licences and supermarkets once pubs have shut down. Read more ...

Brexit LIVE: Irish leader Micheál Martin drops major hint EU heading for no...

Brexit LIVE: Irish leader Micheál Martin drops major hint EU heading for no deal Brexit

BRITAIN is heading for a no deal Brexit, Irish Taoiseach, Micheál Martin has warned while dropping a major hint about how he is preparing for January, as the EU and UK hold... Read more ...

Laurence Fox's new party to ‘fight culture wars' has already raised huge...

Laurence Fox's new party to ‘fight culture wars' has already raised huge £5m, actor claims

LAURENCE FOX'S new political party has already raised a huge £5million, the outspoken actor has claimed. Read more ...

Trump says he's 'strongly demanding' Biden is drug tested ahead of their...

Trump says he's 'strongly demanding' Biden is drug tested ahead of their first presidential debate

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump on Sunday said is "strongly demanding" the Democratic nominee Joe Biden take a drug test ahead of this week's first presidential... Read more ...

Newslinks for Monday 27th September 2020

Newslinks for Monday 27th September 2020

Dacre and Moore tipped for top jobs in TV “Boris Johnson is ushering in a revolution at the top of British broadcasting by offering two of the top jobs in television to... Read more ...

'Clock's ticking for EU' Boris turned tables on Barnier as Brexit trade deal...

'Clock's ticking for EU' Boris turned tables on Barnier as Brexit trade deal talks fire up

BORIS JOHNSON has effectively turned the tables on Michel Barnier and the EU by setting an October 15 deadline for the conclusion of trade talks, a Brexiteer MP has said. Read more ...

'NO compromise!' Boris ordered to stand firm as Brexit Britain 'fighting for...

'NO compromise!' Boris ordered to stand firm as Brexit Britain 'fighting for sovereignty'

BREXITEER Ben Habib lashed out at the EU and demanded the UK refuse to compromise in the trade deal negotiations with the Brussels bloc. Read more ...

Brexit prediction: David Davis says EU deal ‘quite likely' - ‘UK needed to...

Brexit prediction: David Davis says EU deal ‘quite likely' - ‘UK needed to get tough'

BREXITEER David Davis has said he thinks it is likely the UK will secure a Brexit trade agreement with the European Union by the end of the year. Read more ...

Chris Whitty and Patrick Vallance 'SHOULD have been sacked' - Staggering...

Chris Whitty and Patrick Vallance 'SHOULD have been sacked' - Staggering Commons outburst

CHRIS Whitty and Sir Patrick Vallance have been accused of "scaremongering" over coronavirus, as an enraged Conservative MP claimed the Chief Scientific Adviser and Chief... Read more ...