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Brexit: EU says no to May on renegotiating deal

GBnews 24 desk// European Union leaders have said the Brexit withdrawal agreement is "not open for renegotiation", after appeals from Theresa May. She wants legal assurances on the Irish backstop to help her deal get through…

UK PM survives confidence vote over Brexit deal

GBnews 24 desk// British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday survived a confidence vote by her own MPs but lost the support of one third of her colleagues, signalling the battle she still faces to get her Brexit deal through…

Brexit ruling: UK can cancel decision, EU court says

GBnews 24 desk// The European Court of Justice has ruled the UK can cancel Brexit without the permission of the other 27 EU members. The ECJ judges ruled this could be done without altering the terms of Britain's membership. A…

Facebook’s UK political ad rules kick in

GBnews 24 desk// Facebook has started to enforce its tighter political advertising rules in the UK. The new rules were supposed to take effect on 7 November, but were delayed when journalists and researchers exposed flaws in the new…

EU leaders agree UK’s Brexit deal at Brussels summit

GB news 24 desk// The UK’s withdrawal agreement from the European Union has been approved by EU leaders, its chief official Donald Tusk has announced. The 27 leaders gave it their backing after less than an hour's discussion in…

Theresa May urges public to ‘get behind’ Brexit deal

GB news 24 desk// Theresa May has written a letter to the British public pleading for their support for her Brexit deal, as the EU prepares to formally sign it off. The prime minister said her agreement promises a "brighter future"…