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Dominic Cummings savages remainers after election defeat - ‘F**ked it up even more’
DOMINIC CUMMINGS, Boris Johnson’s closest advisor, launched a furious attack on anti-Brexit activists following the Conservatives Party’s stunning electoral victory on Thursday.
today 03:20
Brexiteer Wetherspoon boss toasts Boris after becoming £44M richer thanks to Tory triumph
BREXITEER Wetherspoons boss Tim Martin will be toasting Boris Johnson’s victory after he woke up £44million better off thanks to the Tory’s storming win.
today 01:14
Farage branded a ‘national hero’ for saving Brexit and helping Boris CRUSH Corbyn – poll
BORIS JOHNSON scored a thumping victory in Thursday’s general election securing a huge majority of 80 in the House of Commons, but Express.co.uk readers are unanimous in the belief it was Nigel Farage who has actually saved Brexit from complete collapse.
today 00:11
Channel 4’s election night show branded a ‘joke’ as network loses HALF its viewers
CHANNEL 4’s bid to appeal to millions of viewers looking for a light-hearted take on the general election results flopped, with the number of people tuning in to the coverage slashed by half since the last election.
today 22:05
Cold weather: Britain to plunge to -7C in DEEP FREEZE in run-up to Christmas
THE UK is due to experience intense bone-chilling cold weather as temperatures plummet in the wake of the dramatic general election.
today 22:05
BBC QT member lashes out at Labour's Brexit strategy during election 'how dare you!'
LABOUR's Stephen Kinnock received vicious backlash by a BBC Question Time audience member who labelled Labour "absolutely abhorrent" for not respecting the Brexit referendum result.
today 22:05
The Walking Dead season 10: Will Carol die? Melissa McBride drops HUGE clue
THE WALKING DEAD season 10 returns to AMC and Fox UK in 2020 as the likes of Carol and Daryl continue to wage war on the Whisperers. But could a clue from Melissa McBride confirm Carol will die?
yesterday 19:59
Brexit bombshell: How some EU leaders are ‘hoping Boris Johnson is not true to his word’
SOME EU leaders will be hoping Boris Johnson is not true to his word on Brexit, according to an EU expert.
yesterday 19:59
Mark Francois ‘did not find one single Labour voter’ from hours of doorsteps
LABOUR leader Jeremy Corbyn had a “toxic” impact on Labour’s vote share throughout the UK, Tory MP and Brexiteer Mark Francois has said, as he struggled to find a Labour voter.
yesterday 18:56
Protestors march on Downing Street enraged at Boris Johnson's election win 'Not my PM!'
Angry protestors have descended on Downing Street furious at Boris Johnson following the Conservatives landslide election victory.
yesterday 18:56
'Brexit closure' - Johnson wins commanding victory in UK election

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson called on Friday for “closure” over the Brexit divisions that have riven the United Kingdom, saying his election victory provided an overwhelming mandate to take Britain out of the European Union on Jan. 31.

Johnson, the face of

yesterday 18:23
Misleading narratives on Labour's defeat have a purpose
GAWAIN LITTLE looks in detail at the different aspects of Labour’s election defeat
yesterday 17:56
Editorial: Making sense of a shattering defeat

AS SOON as the scale of Labour’s shattering defeat began to emerge last night, pundits began to push the line that this was not just about Brexit but about Jeremy Corbyn, and more broadly the Labour Party’s significant shift towards socialism under his leadership.

No election is just

yesterday 16:53
Boris vows to REPAY trust & work 'round clock' as he makes NHS promise to Labour voters
BORIS JOHNSON thanked Remain voters for supporting him in the polls yesterday during a statement outside Downing Street after he won 365 seats in a huge 80-seat majority.
yesterday 16:50
Let the Brexit healing begin, Johnson pledges after commanding election victory

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson called on Friday for unity to heal the Brexit divisions that have riven the United Kingdom, hours after winning a commanding victory from voters who backed his bid to deliver on the EU divorce by the end of January.

The face of the

yesterday 16:17
EU sighs relief after 'decisive' Johnson victory in UK

EU leaders have expressed hope on Friday (13 December) that British prime minister Boris Johnson's decisive electoral victory will bring clarity on the UK side on Brexit, and negotiations can start quickly on the future relations.

EU leaders sounded relieved that Johnson's success might

yesterday 14:59
Von der Leyen outlines 'zero tariff, zero quota' Brexit vision 'unprecedented partnership'
URSULA VON DER LEYEN congratulated Boris Johnson and the Conservative Party on their "victory" in the general election and outlined the next phases of the Brexit process.
yesterday 14:44
EU chief orders Boris Johnson to sort Brexit ASAP – but drops worrying hint about future
EUROPEAN Council president Charles Michel has demanded close ties between the UK and the EU in a free trade deal after Brexit.
yesterday 14:44
‘What you said doesn’t count’ Piers Morgan tears into Hugh Grant over tactical vote plan
PIERS MORGAN reflected on the Conservative Party’s landslide victory in the general election this morning and hit out at Steve Coogan and Hugh Grant after their pleas for people to vote tactically to unseat the Tories seemingly backfired. 
yesterday 13:41
Ashley James: Made In Chelsea star leaves little to the imagination in see-through corset
ASHLEY JAMES - who found fame on reality TV show Made In Chelsea - put on a busty display in a lacy sheer corset for a lingerie event in London this week.
yesterday 13:41
'Where is Corbyn?!' BBC's Emily Maitlis SHAMES Momentum on Labour leader hiding away
BBC News host Emily Maitlis tore into Labour's head of Momentum Laura Parker as she asked the left-wing politician to "apologise" to Labour members for the lack of response from the Labour leadership to the general election results.
yesterday 13:41
Election memes: The hilarious tweets humbling Remoaners that will make you chuckle
BORIS JOHNSON today declared his party has "smashed the roadblock" and "ended the gridlock" as he hailed the biggest Conservative majority since the 1980s on a ticket of getting Brexit done. And Brexit supporters reacted with dozens of memes on social media.
yesterday 12:38
Election 2019: Charities urge changes to Universal Credit and PIP process after Tory win
ELECTION 2019 results have seen Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party 2019 scoop a majority win. Following the results, charities have urged the government to take action, as they commented on the claim process for Universal Credit and Personal Independence Payment (PIP).
yesterday 12:38
Johnson election victory propels Britain towards swift Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain was speeding towards Brexit on Friday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson won a crushing election victory, ending three years of uncertainty since the country decided to leave the bloc.

Exiting the European Union, a goal Johnson has pursued relentlessly since he

yesterday 12:05
Merkel cosies up to Boris after election landslide: ‘Congrats on resounding victory!’
GERMANY’s Chancellor Angela Merkel has congratulated Johnson on his “clear election victory” - stressing her wish for her country’s “close partnership” with Britain to continue.
yesterday 11:35
Brexit POLL: Did Nigel Farage save Brexit with general election tactic? VOTE HERE
NIGEL FARAGE was the biggest loser of the general election as the Brexit Party failed to win a single seat, despite the leader insisting he was happy with the party’s “influence” to help Boris Johnson secure a majority. But did Nigel Farage save Brexit?
yesterday 11:35
'Do you regret putting in Jo Swinson?' Susanna Reid SKEWERS Cable over SHAMBOLIC Lib Dems
SUSANNA REID quizzed former Liberal Democrat Vince Cable on Good Morning Britain on his party’s decision to elect Jo Swinson as leader following her crushing defeat. The leader of the party failed to win her seat and was ousted by SNP rival Amy Callaghan. 
yesterday 10:32
Andrew Neil SAVAGES Momentum 'cult' - 'you have been thrashed – disastrous experiment!'
ANDREW NEIL tore into Head of Labour's Momentum Laura Parker following the astonishing election results of the Conservatives and the dreadful loss for the Labour Party.
yesterday 10:32
Britain speeds towards Brexit as Johnson wins large majority in election

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson won a resounding election victory on Friday that will allow him to end three years of political paralysis and take Britain out of the European Union by Jan. 31.

Brexit represents the country’s biggest political and economic gamble

yesterday 09:59
Gina Miller admits NEW plot to wreck Boris Johnson's Brexit – despite Remainer humiliation
REMAINER activist Gina Miller has insisted that the battle against Brexit “is not over” as she revealed a shocking new plan to stop Boris Johnson’s EU talks despite the Conservatives overwhelming victory.
yesterday 09:29
Daily News
KLP's impact, away form wavers, double comeback - Hull City talking points from Charlton draw

The talking point from Hull City's draw at The Valley

Keane Lewis-Potter proved to be the late hero for Hull City as they rescued a 2-2 draw at Charlton Athletic.

Second half goals from Jarrod Bowen and an own goal from Charlton goalkeeper Dillon Phillips, largely assisted by

today 04:38
KLP's impact, away form wavers, double comeback - Hull City talking points from Charlton draw

The talking point from Hull City's draw at The Valley

Keane Lewis-Potter proved to be the late hero for Hull City as they rescued a 2-2 draw at Charlton Athletic.

Second half goals from Jarrod Bowen and an own goal from Charlton goalkeeper Dillon Phillips, largely assisted by

today 04:38
UK weather forecast: Britain braces for a weekend WHITE OUT as snow blankets the nation
BRITAIN is bracing for a weekend of rain and snow as temperatures continue to plummet below zero, leaving the nation preparing for a white Christmas.
today 04:23
US military embarrassed as catastrophic drone disaster costs millions of dollars
A US NAVY spy drone has struck an object during liftoff, causing millions in damage.
today 04:23
Royal shock: The surprise Christmas hosting advice Meghan Markle swears by revealed
MEGHAN MARKLE revealed her special Christmas-hosting hack as an old interview resurfaces online.
today 04:23
Labour voters turn to Boris in fury at Corbyn ‘we just don’t trust him!’
For decades the Labour Party relied on the votes of the working class. Thursday changed all that with Boris Johnson's stunning victory.
today 03:20
Labour civil war explodes on BBC Newsnight over catastrophic Brexit election defeat
BITTER Labour members clashed on BBC Newsnight as they rowed over exactly how and why the election was lost.
today 03:20
Rachel Riley hits out at vile racist abuse and death threats after standing up to Corbyn
THE LABOUR PARTY has been accused of anti-semitism and racism after its leader Jeremy Corbyn became leader, and now Countdown co-host Rachel Riley has spoken out about the abuse and death threats she has experienced since standing up to Labour.
today 03:20
Meghan Markle sends young fan into meltdown as she responded to ‘generous’ letter
MEGHAN MARKLE, Duchess of Sussex, sent a young fan wild after she responded to a letter from the Royal Family aficionado.
today 03:20
Michelle Obama fury: Ex-FLOTUS sends Twitter into meltdown over Greta Thunberg tweet
MICHELLE OBAMA has sent Twitter into meltdown after she blasted Donald Trump and praised climate change activist Greta Thunberg.
today 02:17
Melania Trump sparks horror as she refuses to condemn President’s attack on Greta Thunberg
MELANIA TRUMP caused outrage after refusing to condemn her husband Donald Trump after he attacked teen activist Greta Thunberg.
today 02:17
US and China seek to avoid all out war as tensions surge in the South China Sea
SENIOR US and Chinese generals have increased diplomacy in order to de-escalate the mounting tensions between the two countries in the South China Sea.
today 02:17
How Hull KR seized an opportunity to put the club in a far stronger position

Rovers got their academy back in May and appointed a big name to head it up

In the run up to Christmas we are looking back on 2019 and picking out the biggest moments in Hull KR’s year.

There were plenty of low points during the Super League season but it wasn’t all doom and

today 01:29
How Hull KR seized an opportunity to put the club in a far stronger position

Rovers got their academy back in May and appointed a big name to head it up

In the run up to Christmas we are looking back on 2019 and picking out the biggest moments in Hull KR’s year.

There were plenty of low points during the Super League season but it wasn’t all doom and

today 01:29
Hull FC owner Adam Pearson discusses salary cap, marquee players, Toronto Wolfpack and 2020 hopes

Hull FC reporter William Jackson sat down with club owner Adam Pearson

With pre-season friendlies approaching Hull FC reporter William Jackson sat down with the club's owner Adam Pearson, who opens up on an array of topics.

I think we made pretty good progress. I think we’ve

today 01:29
Hull FC owner Adam Pearson discusses salary cap, marquee players, Toronto Wolfpack and 2020 hopes

Hull FC reporter William Jackson sat down with club owner Adam Pearson

With pre-season friendlies approaching Hull FC reporter William Jackson sat down with the club's owner Adam Pearson, who opens up on an array of topics.

I think we made pretty good progress. I think we’ve

today 01:29
Outlander season 5 spoilers: Jamie Fraser to turn on Claire Fraser in tough twist?
OUTLANDER is going to be eventful next year, when it returns with its fifth season. Last year saw Jamie Fraser being placed in a tough situation, but could it get even worse as he has to turn on Claire Fraser?
today 01:14
At last, Britain’s glorious Brexit dream can take off, says PATRICK O’FLYNN
COMETH the hour, cometh the man. Seldom has a prime minister been so disparaged and reviled by the fashionable London media and political class as Boris Johnson. They threw everything at him in their bid to bring him down and it started from the moment the summer Tory leadership contest got underway with him installed as hot favourite.
today 01:14
Latest news from Great Britain
today 04:23 UK weather forecast: Britain braces for a weekend WHITE OUT as snow blankets the nation
today 04:23 US military embarrassed as catastrophic drone disaster costs millions of dollars
today 04:23 Royal shock: The surprise Christmas hosting advice Meghan Markle swears by revealed
today 03:20 Labour voters turn to Boris in fury at Corbyn ‘we just don’t trust him!’
today 03:20 Labour civil war explodes on BBC Newsnight over catastrophic Brexit election defeat
today 03:20 Rachel Riley hits out at vile racist abuse and death threats after standing up to Corbyn
today 03:20 Meghan Markle sends young fan into meltdown as she responded to ‘generous’ letter
today 03:20 Dominic Cummings savages remainers after election defeat - ‘F**ked it up even more’
today 02:17 Michelle Obama fury: Ex-FLOTUS sends Twitter into meltdown over Greta Thunberg tweet
today 02:17 Melania Trump sparks horror as she refuses to condemn President’s attack on Greta Thunberg
today 02:17 US and China seek to avoid all out war as tensions surge in the South China Sea
today 01:29 How Hull KR seized an opportunity to put the club in a far stronger position
today 01:29 How Hull KR seized an opportunity to put the club in a far stronger position
today 01:29 Hull FC owner Adam Pearson discusses salary cap, marquee players, Toronto Wolfpack and 2020 hopes
today 01:29 Hull FC owner Adam Pearson discusses salary cap, marquee players, Toronto Wolfpack and 2020 hopes
today 01:14 Outlander season 5 spoilers: Jamie Fraser to turn on Claire Fraser in tough twist?
today 01:14 At last, Britain’s glorious Brexit dream can take off, says PATRICK O’FLYNN
today 01:14 Nicola Sturgeon humiliated as Boris Johnson vows to block second independence referendum
today 01:14 Brexiteer Wetherspoon boss toasts Boris after becoming £44M richer thanks to Tory triumph
today 00:11 Paedophile couple who filmed themselves abusing children jailed for 21 years
today 00:11 Easter Island mystery solved? 'Radical' study cracks meaning behind Easter Island statues
today 00:11 Election 2019: Corbyn Road residents call for street name change ‘An embarrassment!’
today 00:11 Cars for sale will soon be purchased through online shopping websites in end for dealers
today 00:11 Glasgow protests: Thousands take to streets to vent anger at Boris Johnson - WATCH
today 00:11 Who will replace Jeremy Corbyn? Odds on the eight likely candidates
today 00:11 Family in desperate battle to raise £200,000 to help Edie, 6, to beat deadly brain tumour
today 00:11 Shark attack horror: Terrifying moment desperate swimmers flee for dry land as beast seen
today 00:11 Labour Civil War: Jeremy Corbyn will be overthrown in coup next week claims party MP
today 00:11 Farage branded a ‘national hero’ for saving Brexit and helping Boris CRUSH Corbyn – poll
today 23:08 Uber launches appeal to regain London taxi license after TFL suspension
today 23:08 Freddie Ljungberg issues back me or sack me ultimatum to Arsenal ahead of Man City clash
today 23:08 NASA Moon landing: Apollo pilot reveals why Buzz Aldrin played second fiddle to Armstrong
today 23:08 North Korea in furious rant at US for “provocation” over UN Security Council talks
today 23:08 Red on red war: Sadiq Khan unleashes huge attack on Corbyn’s ‘deeply unpopular’ leadership
today 23:08 Beatrice wedding dress revelation: Princess of York to pick this designer with family ties
today 23:08 Car Insurance UK: This new free app could stop your policy from being invalidated
today 23:08 Lib Dem misery: Ousted leader Jo Swinson humiliated after posting final Twitter message
today 22:20 Charlton Athletic 2-2 Hull City highlights and reaction as Keane Lewis-Potter scores dramatic equaliser
today 22:20 Hull City verdict: Keane Lewis-Potter does it again as 95th minute equaliser rescues poor Tigers
today 22:20 Hull City verdict: Keane Lewis-Potter does it again as 95th minute equaliser rescues poor Tigers
today 22:20 Charlton v Hull City ratings as three Tigers players stand out in below par display
today 22:20 Charlton v Hull City ratings as three Tigers players stand out in below par display
today 22:05 Dad finds ‘pungent’ dead snake inside Christmas wreath
today 22:05 A&E waiting times worst in a decade as NHS warns of winter pressures
today 22:05 Royal snub: Could the Queen REFUSE Boris Johnson government?
today 22:05 Riverdale season 4: Who plays Fred Andrews’ brother Frank? Meet the star
today 22:05 Meghan Markle’s six week break could BACKFIRE with the public - ‘Hardly a hard life’
today 22:05 Joe Biden says Boris Johnson is Donald Trump’s ‘clone’ as he issues far-left warning
today 22:05 NASA news: Hubble telescope dazzles with portrait of galaxy 50 million light-years away
today 22:05 Judi Dench husband: Why British legend will NEVER marry again ‘Pull yourself together’
Editorials
Sadness is mixed with relief that the country finally seems to have settled its decision.
yesterday 20:14
The Evening Call after the night before. 
yesterday 17:05
The country’s shift goes beyond Brexit changing the electoral map and Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership.
yesterday 17:05

There is really only one story in the foreign exchange markets today – and that has to be the pound.

Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party was re-elected yesterday with a larger than expected majority.

Whether it’s John Bercow, Philip Hammond, Dominic Grieve, Chukka Umunna or Anna

yesterday 17:05
The party has a new process for electing its leader and deputy leader. Here's how it works. 
yesterday 14:59
The party knows that it must strike a generous and reassuring tone to win over sceptical unionists. 
yesterday 14:59
Labour's defeat means that it will lose more than £1m in Short money - and staffers fear job cuts are on the way. 
yesterday 14:59

“Politics creates short-term volatility,” but “at the end of the day the business cycle matters above all”, Andrew Milligan of Aberdeen Standard Investments tells Michael Mackenzie in the Financial Times. “Political and protectionist noise” has repeatedly rattled markets this year,

yesterday 14:59

Will Australia be the next big economy to join the quantitative easing (QE) club? Slowing growth has prompted the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA), the country’s central bank, to cut interest rates three times this year to a record low of 0.75%. Yet with few signs of an economic revival, there

yesterday 14:59
Drinking bourbon on stage was one of my highlights of the year. It’s not always books and films and songs – sometimes it’s just moments.
yesterday 13:56
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