‘Boris the betrayer’ has swindled us over Brexit, England’s fishermen say

© Reuters. Fishing boats and fisherman in Hastings By Guy Faulconbridge NEWLYN, England (Reuters) – For England’s fishermen, Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit trade deal is a betrayal because it allows some European Union boats continued access to Britain’s rich inshore coastal waters. Johnson, who led the 2016 Brexit campaign, cast the Christmas Eve trade […]

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Coronavirus – More on the tighter lockdown restrictions to be placed on England’s North East

The surge in COVID-19 cases in the UK has prompted more severe social distancing measures. An MP present at the meeting told Sky News that the areas affected are likely to be Newcastle, Northumberland, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Gateshead, County Durham and Sunderland. Measures will include a curfew of 10pm on pubs, restaurants and other […]

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Bank of England’s Bailey sees UK economy beginning to recover

© Reuters. Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey poses for a photograph on the first day of his new role at the Central Bank in London LONDON (Reuters) – Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey said on Friday that Britain’s economy was starting to recover from its coronavirus lockdown but some job-intense sectors remained weak […]

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