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Speaker blocks vote on EU Withdrawal Act

The House of Commons Speaker, John Bercow, has stated that he will not allow a vote on the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 Motion yesterday due to the same-question convention.

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Sub-Post Offices are dependent on customers using the services offered and I’m pleased that cash deposits have increased by 43%, cheque deposits by 15% and cash withdrawals up by 13% in the past year.

Living in the EU: Prepare for Brexit

Get ready for Brexit on 31 October 2019. This page tells you how to prepare and it will be updated if anything changes, including if a deal is agreed.
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Brexit – a new deal reached?

A revised Brexit deal has been agreed between the negotiating teams of the United Kingdom and the European Union ahead of a meeting of European leaders in Brussels. It will still need the approval of both UK and EU Parliaments – which means another vote on a Brexit deal by MPs.

Queen's Speech focuses on 'bread and butter' issues

West Cornwall MP Derek Thomas has welcomed a Queen’s Speech which places an emphasis on ‘bread and butter’ issues and, in particular, in addition to ensuring that Britain leaves the EU, the proposal for a ground-breaking Environment Bill.

Dog walk benefits brain tumour charities

Dozens of dog owners and their pets celebrated the re-opening to dogs of the full two-mile long stretch of beach from Marazion to Penzance by taking part in the Great Western Dog Walk and Fun Dog Show on Saturday.

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On Friday community leaders gathered at the Salvation Army in St Ives to discuss how the £25m offered by Government to St Ives could improve living standards and social mobility.