Daily Archive: August 8, 2017


Brexit caused by low levels of education

Britain would have likely voted to remain in the European Union were its population educated to a slightly higher level, a new study has found. Researchers at the University of Leicester say that had...


UK is paying the EU less than half the Brexit Deal

Britain is paying the European Union less than half the sum claimed by Brexit campaigners, new official figures have revealed. The UK’s net contribution has fallen to its lowest level for five years, at...


Home Office accused of abandoning vulnerable Syrians

The Government’s flagship refugee programme is under fire for failing to accommodate the most vulnerable people fleeing the Syrian War. Exclusive figures obtained by The Independent show that just five per cent of refugees...