Who could take over UKIP now that Bolton is gone? Is UKIP doomed?
Theresa May has been forced to reassure jittery Brexiters on her own back benches as her 11-strong Brexit inner cabinet prepared to assemble for an eight-hour awayday to thrash out a deal on Britain’s future relationship with the European Union.
Jeremy Corbyn has sought to exploit divisions in the Conservative party over Brexit by pressing Theresa May at prime minister’s questions for more details on the deal she hopes to strike with the EU.
More than 60 backbench Conservative MPs have sent Theresa May a list of hard Brexit demands ahead of a crunch meeting, triggering a furious reaction from colleagues who branded the letter a “ransom note”.
The UK will “have to have a customs union” with the EU after Brexit, Jeremy Corbyn has said, in remarks indicating a further shift by Labour towards a softer Brexit.
David Davis will tell business leaders in Austria that fears the Conservatives will plunge Britain into a “Mad Max-style world borrowed from dystopian fiction” after leaving the EU are unfounded.
The EU’s limited democracy prompted many Eurosceptics to back a leave vote in 2016’s referendum.
What is the single-market? What is the customs union? Will the UK remain a part of it?
Jeremy Corbyn has come under intense pressure to shift Labour’s position on Brexit after 20,000 members demanded a say over the issue and former leader Neil Kinnock backed halting Britain’s EU exit altogether.
A new YouGov/Times survey indicates that 70% of Labour voters think the UK made the wrong decision two years ago.