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Hammond says not there yet on Brexit vote support
10:47am, 17th March, 2019

Hammond says not there yet on Brexit vote support

The British government does not yet have the support of enough lawmakers to win a parliamentary vote on its Brexit deal but a "significant number" of colleagues are coming around to back the plan, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday.
May warns lawmakers - back my deal or face long Brexit delay
6:47pm, 16th March, 2019

May warns lawmakers - back my deal or face long Brexit delay

Prime Minister Theresa May's warned lawmakers that unless they approved her Brexit divorce deal after two crushing defeats, Britain's exit from the European Union could face a long delay and could involve taking part in European parliament...
Arch-eurosceptic Farage leads march over Brexit betrayal
8:08am, 16th March, 2019

Arch-eurosceptic Farage leads march over Brexit betrayal

Nigel Farage, the politician who probably did more than anyone else to force Britain's referendum on membership of the European Union, joined protesters at the start of a 270-mile march over what they call a betrayal of the Brexit vote.
Conservative lawmaker Boles quits local party over Brexit
6:49am, 16th March, 2019

Conservative lawmaker Boles quits local party over Brexit

A senior lawmaker from Britain's governing Conservatives quit his local party on Saturday due to disagreements over Brexit, as the decision to leave the European Union continues to reshape loyalties in the country's politics.
British lawmakers overwhelmingly back Brexit delay
6:56pm, 14th March, 2019

British lawmakers overwhelmingly back Brexit delay

British lawmakers voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to seek a delay in Britain's exit from the European Union, setting the stage for Prime Minister Theresa May to renew efforts to get her divorce deal approved by parliament next week.