LONDON (Reuters) – The number of Britons subscribing to TV services like Netflix, Amazon and Sky’s NOW TV, has overtaken traditional satellite and cable TV for the first time, media regulator Ofcom said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Amazon is seen on a building in San Jose, Costa Rica March 21, 2018. REUTERS/Juan
LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May cancelled an attempt on Tuesday to end parliament early and give lawmakers an extended summer holiday, as members of parliament criticised the move as a ploy to ease pressure on her leadership. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May waits to greet U.S. President Donald Trump at Chequers
LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s officially designated Brexit campaign group, Vote Leave, was fined 61,000 pounds on Tuesday for breaching spending rules in the 2016 referendum and was referred to the police by the Electoral Commission. The move by the commission, which said serious breaches of the law had been committed by Vote Leave, added to
LONDON (Reuters) – Prince Harry and his new wife Meghan visited an exhibition marking 100 years since the birth of former South African President Nelson Mandela on Tuesday. Britain’s Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, and Prince Harry arrive at the Nelson Mandela Centenary Exhibition at the Southbank Centre’s Queen Elizabeth Hall in central London, Britain,
LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Electoral Commission said on Tuesday it had fined the officially designated pro-Brexit campaign group 61,000 pounds for breaching spending rules in the 2016 referendum and referred it to the police. FILE PHOTO: Vote leave signs are seen in the window of a shop in Hale northern England, June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Phil
LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May won a series of votes in parliament on Monday, keeping her over-arching strategy to leave the European Union just about on track after bowing to pressure from Brexit supporters in her party. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May greets U.S. President Donald Trump at Chequers, Britain July 13, 2018.
LONDON (Reuters) – Silicon Valley e-cigarette start-up Juul Labs is bringing its small flash drive-sized vaping device to the United Kingdom this week, aiming to reproduce its break-neck U.S. growth overseas. Juul e-cigarette starter pack is seen in this picture illustration taken July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Martinne Geller/Illustration Since launching in 2015 Juul has transformed the
FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) – Planemakers racked up more than $20 billion (15.08 billion pounds) of deals on the opening day of the Farnborough Airshow on Monday, suggesting demand for new passenger jets remains in rude health despite worries over trade tensions and Brexit. The deal-making came as host Britain tried to convince a sceptical aerospace
LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May bowed to pressure from Brexit supporters in her governing Conservative Party on Monday, accepting their changes to a customs bill that underpins Britain’s departure from the European Union. Britain’s Prime Minister, Theresa May, leaves the BBC after appearing on the Andrew Marr Show, in central London, Britain July
LONDON (Reuters) – London’s transport bosses temporarily renamed an underground station in honor of England soccer team manager Gareth Southgate after the team flew home following their run to the last four of the World Cup. Southgate Underground Station roundel, temporarily renamed as ‘Gareth Southgate’ in honour of England soccer team manager Gareth Southgate, is
LONDON (Reuters) – British consumers picked up the pace of their spending in June for the second month running, the first back-to-back increases in over a year, a survey showed on Monday, another sign that the economy is past its weak start to 2018. FILE PHOTO – Visitors enjoy the sunshine on the beach by
LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May will on Monday seek to reassure aviation bosses that her under-fire Brexit plan won’t disrupt their supply chains, and promise that the industry will flourish as Britain leaves the European Union. Britain’s Prime Minister, Theresa May, appears on the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show in London, Britain July 15,
LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s housing market saw a glut of new property offered for sale this month, keeping a lid on prices at a time when sales typically suffer from a seasonal lull, property website Rightmove said on Monday. Construction work is seen on high-rise office blocks in the financial district of London, Britain, July
LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May said U.S. President Donald Trump had previously advised her to sue the European Union as part of her Brexit strategy, disclosing a piece of advice Trump said last week she had ignored. “He told me I should sue the EU,” May told BBC television. “Sue the EU.
LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May warned her divided party on Sunday that there may be “no Brexit at all” if they wrecked her plan to forge a close relationship with the European Union after leaving the world’s biggest trading bloc. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May appears on the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show