Monday February 17, 2020

European election could be final straw for British government

With polls in Britain showing a decisive leap to the right among voters, and new parties coming out of the woodwork, Ireland must brace itself for yet more Brexit chaos

21st April, 2019
Nigel Farage: his new Brexit party is already leading the Conservatives in polls

Have we all forgotten something? An opinion poll in Britain last Thursday predicting European election results came up with the astonishing forecast of Labour at 22 per cent, Conservatives 15 per cent and Nigel Farage’s newly launched Brexit party at 27 per cent. A second poll has him at 23 per cent.

The Brexit finale has been kicked down the road as far as Halloween, the Tory and Labour negotiators are busy, and we have been reassured...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

A Sinn Féin-led government would have many implications for the country, from tax on banks to the housing market to a border poll

Ian Guider | 1 day ago

Refusing to discuss Irish unity no longer makes any sense for the DUP –talking about a united Ireland is not the same as supporting it

Deirdre Heenan | 1 day ago

Varying interests will be lining up to fight their corner as Europe aims to reorganise and reinvent economic supply chains to ‘reconcile the economy with our planet’

Daniel Murray | 2 months ago