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Christmas Eve Sunset

Christmas Eve Sunset – Merry Christmas

As the sun set on Christmas Eve and Johnson claimed a hollow Brexit victory the sky spoke of a different future for...

A European journey

Robert Schwikert arrived in the UK with just enough savings for the journey. Although bi-lingual, he spoke no English. Given the draconian,...

Millions and billions for the NHS is not good enough!

By Russell Bruce The money is welcome no question, but just throwing money at the problem without a cohesive...

The fall and fall of sterling speaks volumes for the loss...

By Russell Bruce The pound is not what it was in global terms. Over the centuries the major dominant currencies have changed. Going back a...

Exclusive: EU statement on independent Scotland could follow referendum talks

  By a Newsnet reporter  A statement from the European Commission on the EU membership status of a newly independent Scotland could follow conclusions...

Europe retain Ryder Cup after sensational comeback

  By Martin Kelly Europe have retained the Ryder Cup after a sensational comeback saw Jose Maria Olazabal’s team overturn a four point deficit on...

Environmentalists angry as Europe’s Green Energy ambition weakened by UK government

By Andrew Barr  Environmental organisation Friends of the Earth has claimed that the UK government has “played a significant role in weakening” European ambitions...

Fuel regulator demand as UK taxes reach highest in Europe

The SNP has stepped up calls for the introduction of a Fuel Duty Regulator as new figures published by the European Commission show the...

Spanish Foreign Minister confirms that Spain would accept Scottish independence

By a Newsnet reporter Speaking in London after the international conference on Somalia on Friday, Spanish Foreign Minister José Manuel García-Margallo confirmed that Spain...

City banks ‘cheat’ Europe in €600m tax avoidance trading scheme

By Nick Mathiason  Some of the city of London’s biggest banks are behind a huge tax avoidance trade ‘cheating’ European countries of hundreds of...