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Meghan Markle’s Father now says he wants to walk Daughter down aisle

Thomas Markle, Father of soon-to-be wife of Prince Harry, Meghan Markle, has now suggested that he does want to attend the Royal wedding, though it will be in the hands of medical advice, he says. The drama surrounding Mr Markle started with a paparazzi scandal, in which he staged a series of photographs of himself out-and-about, one of which he...

Labour and Lib Dems join with SNP to refuse consent to Brexit legislation

The Scottish Government has submitted a motion to the Scottish Parliament which says, unequivocally, that it does "not consent to the European Union (Withdraw) Bill". The motion put forward by the SNP at the Scottish Parliament has no legal authority, as constitutional affairs is a reserved matter for the Parliament of the United Kingdom.  Nicola Sturgeon is hoping that the...

UK to build new Astute-class hunter-killer nuclear submarine amid Russian threats

The United Kingdom’s Defence Secretary, Gavin Williamson, has announced that £2.5bn will be invested into the UK’s submarine based nuclear deterrent programme. The United Kingdom became the third country in the world to develop nuclear weapons independently in 1952.  Currently, the UK is one of only five nuclear weapon sovereign states.  The UK is part of the Treaty on the...

EU Chief Negotiator: Brexit talks at risk of failure

The European Union’s top negotiator for the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union, Michael Barnier, has told European leaders that negotiations with the U.K are making “little progress”, calling into question the timescale of 29 March, 2019 for the UK’s scheduled departure from the EU, reports say. The Prime Minister announced on the 2nd of October 2016, that she...

Meghan Markle’s Father pulls out of Royal wedding

The Father of Meghan Markle, Thomas Markle, has pulled out of attending the upcoming Royal Wedding after it was revealed he staged photos with a paparazzi agency, reports the gossip website TMZ.  Ms Markle's Father accepted payment for posing for more "hammy" photographs, many have said he has embarrassed his Daughter, who will soon be marrying Prince Harry. Thomas Markle...

Remain trio warn against a so-called ‘hard-Brexit’

David Miliband, Nick Clegg and Nicky Morgan have come together to voice their opposition to a so-called ‘hard-Brexit’, in what many are saying is an attempt to undermine the EU referendum result, and put a stop to the United Kingdom fully leaving the European Union. David Miliband was the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs from 2007 to...

What is happening to our Northern Ireland veterans is a disgrace

The British Armed Forces currently face many challenges, most of which are self-made by our own Government after decades of defence cuts and because of a failure to stand up for our servicemen and women and look after the interests of our veterans. Nothing symbolises the clear disconnect between the politicians/Government and those who defend our country more than the...

Prince William praises ‘inspirational’ NHS staff

Prince William will praise our NHS staff in a video message for the NHS Hero Awards.  He will go onto say the NHS staff are ‘the most wonderful’ thing about our National Health Service. The Prince will say: “The National Health Service is one of our country’s greatest treasures, and something we should all be immensely proud of.  Perhaps the...

Ministry of Defence faces £21bn shortfall, public affairs committee says

A report by the Public Accounts Committee says that the Ministry of Defence (MoD)  will have an ‘affordability gap’ of as much as £21.8 billion over the next decade, and may struggle to afford new equipment unless the government reviews current budget constraints placed on the MoD. The lower-end estimate of the gap is £4.9 billion. The Public Accounts Committee...

EU attempt to bully Britain over Irish border will not work

The UK will leave the European Union in March 2019, it is vital that during the lead up to our withdrawal the United Kingdom’s integrity as a nation is not put at risk. The UK government must not allow the SNP in Edinburgh the leverage to use Brexit as another mandate for a second referendum on Scotland’s future. Nor...