McDonald’s Portugal apologises for ‘Sundae Bloody Sundae’ ads

Halloween promotion was not intended to be ‘insensitive reference’ to historical eventsMcDonald’s in Portugal has apologised for using the slogan “Sundae Bloody Sundae” in a Halloween campaign for its ice-cream puddings.It appears the chain decided to …

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Pro-deal MPs try to force Johnson to seek EU customs union

At least five MPs put names to amendment that could result in PM pulling EU billLatest Brexit news – live updatesBoris Johnson could see his Brexit legislation amended to require him to negotiate a customs union with the EU, after at least five pro-dea…

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Will Boris Johnson have a deal to put to MPs on Saturday?

After a series of U-turns, there are signs a deal is possible. We look at the potential outcomesLatest Brexit news – live updatesBy Wednesday afternoon, it will be clear whether Boris Johnson will have a deal to put to parliament on its “super Saturday…

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Boris Johnson Brexit plan ‘risks damaging Northern Ireland economy’

Taking Britain out of customs union will harm jobs and growth, say business chiefs Business leaders have told Boris Johnson his Brexit plan risks causing severe damage to the Northern Ireland economy and has ramped up the chance of a no-deal departure….

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Brexit: Dover could lose £1bn worth of trade a week under no deal, Tory fringe told – live news

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments, including reaction to leaked UK plans for the Irish border, the PM’s interviews and Priti Patel’s speech to Tory party conferencePM dismisses leaked border planSome border checks on goods needed pos…

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Brexit: Dover could lose £1bn worth of trade a week under no deal, Tory fringe told – live news

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments, including reaction to leaked UK plans for the Irish border, the PM’s interviews and Priti Patel’s speech to Tory party conferencePM dismisses leaked border planSome border checks on goods needed pos…

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