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In Northern Ireland's government, anything could happen
Paul McNamee

In Northern Ireland's government, anything could happen

Sinn Fein says Irish reunification is 'within touching distance'. And it's looking ever more likely, but nothing is certain
No, Brexit didn't help UK 'take back control' – it made immigration rise. Here's how
Hein de Haas

No, Brexit didn't help UK 'take back control' – it made immigration rise. Here's how

I'm a Celeb: Nigel Farage helped break Britain. Don't let him rehab his image by chowing down on pig anus
Julia Raeside

I'm a Celeb: Nigel Farage helped break Britain. Don't let him rehab his image by chowing down on pig anus

A damning list of Rishi Sunak’s broken promises and screeching U-turns, from net zero to EU law
Rishi Sunak

A damning list of Rishi Sunak’s broken promises and screeching U-turns, from net zero to EU law

Lords kills off 'hatchet job' Tory plan to rip up EU pollution laws to build more houses
River pollution

Lords kills off 'hatchet job' Tory plan to rip up EU pollution laws to build more houses

Nutrient neutrality: Why scrapping EU pollution rules to boost housebuilding has caused uproar
Changing river pollution to boost housebuilding has enraged the RSPB
Environment

Nutrient neutrality: Why scrapping EU pollution rules to boost housebuilding has caused uproar

As a Northern Ireland peace negotiator, I know just what the Illegal Migration Bill risks
David Trimble John Hume and singer Bono May 1998 and Tim Wheeler
Dr Avila Kilmurray

As a Northern Ireland peace negotiator, I know just what the Illegal Migration Bill risks

Change is coming in Ireland. We need to pay attention
Charles Fort, Kinsale Co. Cork
Paul McNamee

Change is coming in Ireland. We need to pay attention

Immigration is a positive. It's time the UK accepted that fact.
A photograph taken on March 29, 2023 shows a board reading
Daniel Sohege

Immigration is a positive. It's time the UK accepted that fact.

Housing association scheme helped 1,000 residents start a business – but it’s winding down due to Brexit
housing association tenant Becki Breiner started her business after support from Increase Valorisation Sociale but the scheme has lost EU funding after Brexit
Employment

Housing association scheme helped 1,000 residents start a business – but it’s winding down due to Brexit

Windsor framework: Why Rishi Sunak was able to secure the Brexit deal that others couldn’t
Rishi Sunak stands in front of a lectern and looks at Ursula von der Leyen, who is speaking at her lectern
Brexit

Windsor framework: Why Rishi Sunak was able to secure the Brexit deal that others couldn’t

Turnips: How Britain fell out of love with the much-maligned vegetable
Brexit

Turnips: How Britain fell out of love with the much-maligned vegetable

A reader responds to Joe Lycett
Joe Lycett
Letters

A reader responds to Joe Lycett

Betting shops are taking over this town. But the locals are fighting back
Boston, Levelling Up
Gambling

Betting shops are taking over this town. But the locals are fighting back

'We're all Tory MPs now': Sleaford Mods take aim at Jeremy Clarkson, Piers Morgan and Nadine Dorries in new video
Music

'We're all Tory MPs now': Sleaford Mods take aim at Jeremy Clarkson, Piers Morgan and Nadine Dorries in new video

Regrets, we have a few. But this Christmas we must focus on present need, not past mistakes
Dickens’ A Christmas Carol
John Bird

Regrets, we have a few. But this Christmas we must focus on present need, not past mistakes

Joe Lycett: 'Imagine, if you will, that the country was asked to vote on whether or not to take a massive dump on itself'
Joe Lycett
Joe Lycett

Joe Lycett: 'Imagine, if you will, that the country was asked to vote on whether or not to take a massive dump on itself'

Brexit, Partygate, lying? What is Boris Johnson's legacy as prime minister?
Boris Johnson legacy
Boris Johnson

Brexit, Partygate, lying? What is Boris Johnson's legacy as prime minister?

What are the real reasons for the cost-of-living crisis? (It's not Ukraine)
Prime Minister Boris Johnson holds talks in Ukraine with the Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy
Cost of Living Crisis

What are the real reasons for the cost-of-living crisis? (It's not Ukraine)

We may have won World War II, but Ukraine proves its repercussions remain
pegasus bridge war
politics

We may have won World War II, but Ukraine proves its repercussions remain

Soaring cost of construction materials could impact home building
builders
Housing

Soaring cost of construction materials could impact home building

Most farmers have no confidence in post-Brexit agricultural policy
Farming

Most farmers have no confidence in post-Brexit agricultural policy

These reports by MPs offer very different perspectives on how Brexit is going
Houses of Parliament Creditworthiness
Brexit

These reports by MPs offer very different perspectives on how Brexit is going

30,000 pigs culled since September due to supply chain issues and worker shortages
Two pigs in hay
Farming

30,000 pigs culled since September due to supply chain issues and worker shortages

Freeports will not save Christmas. Sorry
Freeport - image of ship
Business

Freeports will not save Christmas. Sorry