Brexit eye - October 2020
As time runs out on the Brexit clock, thousands of frustrated businesses fearing the worst outcome are calling for compromise and urging the Prime Minister to kick-start the stagnant trade deal talks. Peter Taylor-Whiffen reports
Boris Johnson’s reaction to the BBC Rule, Britannia! row came as little surprise. The PM’s famous classical education means he likely knows all the words of the 18th-century song – and his view of Britain’s place in the world suggests he sings them with fervour and passion.