France would have probably voted to leave the European Union if it had staged a referendum on membership, its president has said.
Paul Bocuse, the master chef who defined French cuisine for nearly half a century and put it on tables around the world, has died aged 91, France’s interior minister has announced.
Boris Johnson’s suggestion of a cross-Channel bridge to link the UK and France has been met with mixed reviews, but that doesn’t mean he can’t look elsewhere for ways to connect two of the world’s largest economies.
Boris Johnson’s idea of a bridge spanning the English Channel has split opinion but is technically possible, experts have said.
French president Emmanuel Macron will boost defence spending in the coming years to guarantee his country’s domestic security and maintain military engagement abroad, as he repeated his wishes for increased European military co-operation.
Theresa May has not seen any plans for a bridge from Britain to France despite Boris Johnson’s desire for a new fixed link across the English Channel, Downing Street said.
Sir Ridley Scott has paid tribute to author Peter Mayle, who has died at the age of 78 after a brief illness.
Boris Johnson has raised the prospect of a second crossing for the English Channel after top-level talks between the UK and France.
France will not give in to British demands for the financial services sector to be covered by a Brexit trade deal, Emmanuel Macron indicated after talks with Theresa May.
The UK and France are “making a new tapestry together”, Emmanuel Macron said as he agreed new co-operation on defence and measures to tackle the migrant crisis with Theresa May.