Downing Street woos Labour MPs and unions as May seeks Brexit deal allies

Theresa May has reached out to union leaders as she makes an 11th-hour attempt to reach out to her political opponents to get her Brexit deal through the Commons.

Downing Street said the Prime Minister had “constructive” phone conversations about her Brexit deal with trade union big beast Len McCluskey of Unite, a Brexit supporter and close confidant of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, as well as Tim Roache of the GMB.

Number 10 also confirmed ministers would...
source: Westmorland Gazette

2019-01-11 03:17
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