British airline Flybmi ceases operations amid “Brexit uncertainty” and rising fuel and carbon costs

The East Midlands based airline announced it will be ceasing operations and filing for administration, effective immediately, citing the EU’s exclusion of UK airlines from the Emissions Trading Scheme, and Brexit uncertainty. In a press release, a spokesman for the airline said: “The airline has faced several difficulties, including recent Read more…

Labour’s Watson: We will back Second Referendum

Labour’s deputy leader Tom Watson outlined the party’s conditions to back a second referendum. Speaking on the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show, Watson said his party’s policy had been very clear, and that he feels Labour is “at a point to have meaningful talks to get a deal with the major parties’ leaders” and if “the impasse” can’t be resolved, Labour would pursue a “public vote”.