‘Festival of Brexit’ boss says 120m event will prove cynics wrong

Martin Green vows to bring nation together with a bit of joy and hope and happiness It has been mocked and pilloried as a Martin Green said the aims would be to bring the nation together, showcase British creativity, and on a basic level bring some joy, hope and happiness. The idea of a post-Brexit festival of Britain was announced by Theresa May in May 2018 and Hulls year as UK City of Culture, was announced as festival leader over Christmas, and while he is a long way from announcing what might be commissioned, he has a clear idea of its broad aims and of what it wont be. There is obviously a big narrative going on around healing and …

Boris Johnson Blanks Trump Meeting on Day of Extraordinary Snubs for the President

LONDONThe frontrunner to become unprecedented step of announcing that on Tuesday he would address the crowd of protesters who argue that the president should never have been invited to Britain in the first place. The double snub, by the two men who are expected to be leading Britains main political parties by the end of the year, came after As The Daily Beast reported, Trump did not see many protesters outside Buckingham Palace on day one of the trip because police shunted demonstrators away from the entrance to the palace where Trump drove in and where the banks of cameras were beaming happy photos to the rest of the world. The anti-Trump voices were hidden behind the walls of a …