‘They have traumatised our lives’: the retired NHS nurse too scared to visit family in Britain

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Windrush scandal Pauline Pennant, 70, told by NHS debt collectors she could be held by immigration officials if she returns to UK Pauline Pennant retired to Jamaica in 1993 after 30 years working mainly in London hospitals. Photograph: Graeme Robertson for the Guardian A Läs mer…

Airbus plans UK cuts amid fears of hard Brexit impact

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit No-deal scenario directly threatens future in the UK, says Airbus COO Tony Williams ‘It’s critical for our business to ensure the wings we build in Broughton and in Filton can get to France and Germany for the final assembly line,’ says Airbus’s senior Läs mer…

EU is getting ready for no-deal Brexit, says Jean-Claude Juncker

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit European commission president says bloc must prepare for worst outcome Juncker with Leo Varadkar, the taoiseach of Ireland, in Dublin on Thursday. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA The EU needs to be realistic about the dangerous state of the Brexit negotiations and is preparing to Läs mer…

Javid’s post-Brexit settlement plan does nothing to reassure EU citizens | Tanja Bueltmann

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Opinion Javid’s post-Brexit settlement plan does nothing to reassure EU citizens Tanja Bueltmann Far from providing comfort, the scheme for EU citizens in the UK leaves dozens of our questions unanswered UK unveils post-Brexit EU citizen settlement scheme A Remain protester outside the Läs mer…

Brexit 'meaningful vote': May wins after rebels accept compromise

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Government defeats amendment drafted by Dominic Grieve after last-minute concession Dominic Grieve speaking during the debate on the EU withdrawal bill in the House of Commons. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images The final obstacle to the EU withdrawal bill was overcome in the Commons on Läs mer…

British fruit-growers say they are short of pickers this summer

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Immigration and asylum Trade body fears fruit will rot due to government’s failure to entice seasonal workers More than three-quarters of British berry-growers are already scaling back production for this year. Photograph: Alamy Strawberry and other soft fruit farmers are warning of potential shortages Läs mer…

Barnier: UK will lose access to EU security databases after Brexit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Chief Brexit negotiator says UK cannot leave key EU bodies but keep benefits of cooperation Michel Barnier said EU cooperation was only made possible by the trust built between member states. Photograph: Leonhard Foeger/Reuters Michel Barnier has told Theresa May that “trust does Läs mer…

Tory rebels not trying to collapse government over Brexit, says MP

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Dominic Grieve says ‘meaningful vote’ may prevent crisis of no-deal exit from EU Pro-EU rebel Dominic Grieve. Ministers are preparing for another Commons showdown this week over Brexit. Photograph: PA Conservative rebels are not trying to “collapse the government” but a “meaningful vote” Läs mer…

Brexit weekly briefing: will May be outplayed in parliamentary ping pong?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Theresa May Brexit weekly briefing The prime minister increasingly appears hostage to both sides of a bitterly divided Conservative party With pro-EU rebels poised for fresh confrontation, the prime minister faces a torrid few weeks in parliament – let alone in Brussels. Photograph: Rick Läs mer…

Tech leaders say visa cap removal may not solve UK skills shortage

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Technology Easing of immigration rules may not be enough to keep UK ahead of rivals, say experts Silicon Roundabout in central London, the UK’s technology hub. Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo Leaders in the UK tech industry have warned that the government’s removal of a Läs mer…