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John Bercow, former UK Commons speaker, defects to Labour – POLITICO

John Bercow, the former speaker of the U.K.’s House of Commons and a Conservative party member since he was 17, has switched political...

Scotland’s ruling party appoints new independence campaign chief – POLITICO

Scotland’s ruling party took a step forward in its push for a second independence referendum Saturday by appointing a new political director to...

Lib Dems defeat Tories in stunning UK by-election upset – POLITICO

The Liberal Democrats on Thursday inflicted a severe defeat over the Conservatives, with candidate Sarah Green winning the Chesham and Amersham constituency with...

The inside story of the Brexit campaign – POLITICO

In a special episode marking the fifth anniversary of the Brexit referendum, Jack Blanchard interviews the two men behind the crucial spin campaigns...

How the Brexit referendum was spun and lost – POLITICO

LONDON — David Cameron would have won the EU referendum with different tactics and a different Labour leader in support, one of Vote Leave’s...

Leader of Northern Ireland’s DUP resigns after 3 weeks – POLITICO

Democratic Unionist Party chief Edwin Poots was forced to resign Thursday night after only three weeks in charge of Northern Ireland’s main pro-British...

UK requests 3-month delay to Northern Ireland meat checks – POLITICO

The U.K. has officially requested a three-month delay before an EU-required ban on chilled meat shipments from Britain to Northern Ireland comes into...

Midnight breakthrough saves Northern Ireland power-sharing – POLITICO

The British government and Irish nationalists struck a midnight agreement to save Northern Ireland’s power-sharing government — by cutting a deal over the...

UK Labour faces heads or tails moment – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article BARNSLEY, England — In last month’s local elections in the United Kingdom, the Labour Party clinched one...

UK-Australia trade deal could complicate post-Brexit solution in Northern Ireland, officials...

Press play to listen to this article Officials on both sides of the Channel fear the U.K.-Australia trade deal risks undermining efforts to ease...