Britain will not exclude possible EU oversight of UK borders after Brexit – Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will not rule out the possibility that the European Union may retain oversight of customs controls at UK borders after it leaves the bloc, as the country seeks ways to keep unhindered access to EU markets following Brexit. Last week, the UK published a policy document proposing two possible models for […]

UK supermarket may have infected thousands with Hepatitis E virus from sausages and pork of EU pigs, researchers … – Mirror.co.uk

A UK supermarket may have unintentionally infected thousands of people with the Hepatitis E virus transmitted through sausages and pork products from Europe, Public Health England have warned. Imported pork infects between 150,000 and 200,000 British people a year with the virus, the new research claims, and the products mainly come from Holland and Germany. […]

McDonald’s could face first UK strikes – BBC News

McDonald’s could face first UK strikes – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Global fast-food giant McDonald’s could face its first UK worker strikes Fast-food company McDonald’s could face its first staff strike in the UK, after workers at two stores backed a call for industrial action. Employees at McDonald’s restaurants in Cambridge and Crayford, near London, voted overwhelmingly for a strike. […]

UK terror threat increased by IS losses, security minister says – BBC News

UK terror threat increased by IS losses, security minister says – BBC News

Media captionIS is inspiring home-grown attackers rather than sending them to the front line, Ben Wallace says The UK terror threat is increasing as so-called Islamic State loses territory in Syria and Iraq, the security minister has said. Ben Wallace said extremists were trying to carry out attacks in the UK because they were either […]

Weaker sterling attracts record number of foreign tourists to UK – The Guardian

Sterling’s plunge after the EU referendum is making Britain more attractive for foreign holidaymakers, resulting in a record number of overseas visitors in June. Non-UK residents made 3.5m visits to Britain in June, an increase of 7% from a year ago and a record for that month, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). […]

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