Category: United Kingdom

May says hopes UK lawmakers will not block EU exit laws

UK Reuters LA MALBAIE, Canada (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Saturday she hoped lawmakers would recognise the importance of passing legislation next week which will end Britain’s membership of the European Union. May says hopes UK lawmakers will not block EU exit laws

Royal newlyweds attend Queen's birthday parade

UK Reuters LONDON (Reuters) – Prince Harry and his new wife Meghan Markle, now known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, attended the annual Trooping of the Colour ceremony on Saturday, the first time the couple have attended the Queen’s birthday celebrations together. Royal newlyweds attend Queen's birthday parade

FSA probes reports that meat found in vegetarian meals

UK Reuters LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s food watchdog said it was investigating allegations that traces of meat had been found in “meat-free” and vegan meals sold at the country’s two largest supermarket chains, Tesco and Sainsbury’s. FSA probes reports that meat found in vegetarian meals

Queen's honours sidetracked by row over rail boss award

Source: UK Reuters LONDON (Reuters) – A row over the running of Britain’s railways spilled over into Queen Elizabeth’s annual birthday honours on Saturday as Network Rail’s outgoing boss was decorated in a list which included actress Emma Thompson and novelist Kazuo Ishiguro. Queen's honours sidetracked by row over rail...