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Airbus boss says UK has 'no clue' on Brexit

The chief executive of Airbus, Tom Enders, has slammed divisions within the government, accusing it of having 'no clue' on Brexit. Source: SKY News

What US farmers think about the trade war

The trade war between the US and China is escalating. Source: BBC

Beijing gears up for long, bitter trade war with US

If you're Chinese, it's obvious: US tariffs are "typical trade bullying", according to the Ministry of Commerce here in Beijing. Source: SKY News

US and China fire first shots in $34bn trade war

China says the US has begun the "largest trade war in economic history" with tariffs worth $34bn. Source: BBC

Rolls Royce to sell marine unit for £500m

Rolls-Royce has agreed to sell its loss-making commercial marine business to Norway's Kongsberg Gruppen for £500m. Source: SKY News

China set to retaliate as US tariffs take effect

Beijing said it would be "forced to make a necessary counterattack" after US tariffs on $34bn (£25.6bn) of Chinese goods came into effect. Source: SKY...

Amesbury Novichok poisoning: What we know so far

Five areas in Salisbury and Amesbury are cordoned off as police continue their investigation. Source: Wiltshire BBC

Low pay employers 'named and shamed'

Bristol City FC and Sussex Cricket Club are among 240 employers named by the government for failing to pay the minimum wage. Source: SKY News

Castlemartin inquest: Tank blast soldiers 'not showing off'

Royal Tank Regiment corporals Matthew Hatfield and Darren Neilson were killed by the explosion. Source: Wiltshire BBC

Amesbury poisoning: Couple 'handled contaminated item'

Charlie Rowley and Dawn Sturgess are critically ill after being exposed to the Novichok nerve agent. Source: Wiltshire BBC

Novichok poisoning: Salisbury reacts to fresh case

People in Salisbury react to the news of another Novichok poisoning linked to the city. Source: Wiltshire BBC

Amesbury poisoning: What are Novichok agents and what do they do?

What are the nerve agents the Wiltshire couple were exposed to and how dangerous are they? Source: Wiltshire BBC

South Western Railway users suffered "unacceptable" delays

A report into the poor performance of Network Rail and South Western Railway reveals poor planning. Source: Wiltshire BBC

Amesbury Novichok poisoning: Couple exposed to nerve agent

They were exposed to the same substance as ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia. Source: Wiltshire BBC

Amesbury Novichok poisoning: Victim rocking and sweating, says friend

A friend of one of the Amesbury poisoning victims describes the symptoms he witnessed. Source: Wiltshire BBC

Amesbury residents react after major incident declared

Residents express concern after a man and woman were exposed to an unknown substance in Amesbury. Source: Wiltshire BBC