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Hunt clarifies no-deal comments: UK 'would survive'
…" and the UK would only "sign up to a deal that respects the referendum result". Tory MP… in Brussels between UK and EU officials, amid growing speculation about the possibility… of the UK leaving the European Union without a deal in March 2019. On Friday, Danish…


Drag World: Where the biggest US stars meet rising UK talent
… is in the UK to appear at Drag World, which is billed as "Europe's biggest celebration… the US and rising stars from the UK. 'It defies all logic' Since her time on Drag…, Australia, Mexico, Chile and the UK, performing in clubs and appearing at conventions…


Newcastle teenagers help UK's biggest foodbank
… Foodbank. The UK's biggest foodbank recently made an online appeal after suffering from…


Scots economic growth outstripped UK
…% growth in the UK economy as a whole over the same period. The revised figures mean… of 2018. This was marginally higher than the 1.2% growth in the UK economy over…", but repeated his call for the UK to remain in the EU single market and customs union after…


'We're leaving the UK because of anti-Semitism’
…A leading lawyer and businesswoman say they are quitting the UK… and 11:00 BST on BBC Two and the BBC News Channel in the UK and on iPlayer afterwards.…


UK inflation rate rises for first time since November
UK inflation rose to 2.5% in July, after holding steady at 2.4% in the previous…% Unemployment at lowest since 1975 UK growth boosted by warmer weather The CPI figure had…


UK unemployment at lowest since 1975
UK unemployment fell by 65,000 to 1.36 million in three months to June… working in the UK fell by a record amount. The fall was the largest annual amount…. That contrasted with a rise in the number of non-EU nationals working in the UK to 1.27…


UK house-building 'below pre-crash levels'
…House-building across half of England is slower than it was before the financial crash, analysis suggests. Almost a decade on from the 2008 crisis, some 52% of councils saw fewer homes built last year than in the year leading up to the…


Unemployment in NI rises but remains less than UK average
… in a year, but remains below the UK average. According to the latest official figures… at 3.8%, an increase of 0.7%. The UK average is 4%. Northern Ireland has been… improvements in the labour market are similar to what is happening in the rest of the UK


On the ground with UK and US troops in Afghanistan
…Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that 440 more British troops will join the Nato mission in Afghanistan. Here's what Britain's role in Afghanistan looks like.…