May talks Brexit with trade unions, business group

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May discussed her Brexit deal with trade union bosses and the head of a business lobby group on Thursday, her spokeswoman said.

May is seeking to drum up support for her agreement with Brussels before a vote in parliament next week. Her calls on Thursday included to Len McCluskey, the head of Britain’s biggest union and an ally of opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn.

“The prime minister is seeking the widest...
source: Reuters

2019-01-10 19:23
Latest news from Reuters
today 04:29 Seven MPs quit Labour Party citing Brexit 'betrayal', anti-Semitism
today 02:23 Labour urges government to back customs union Brexit plan ahead of Brussels visit
today 01:20 Seven lawmakers quit Labour Party citing Brexit 'betrayal', anti-Semitism
today 00:17 UK manufacturers warn of 'catastrophic' no-deal Brexit
today 00:17 Barclays launches more than 100 Brexit 'clinics' for small businesses
today 00:17 UK's Gove: Govt will use tariffs, quotas to protect farmers after Brexit
today 00:17 Scotland to step up efforts to keep EU citizens after Brexit, Sturgeon says
today 23:14 UK's Labour urges government to back customs union Brexit plan ahead of Brussels visit
yesterday 20:05 Four cabinet ministers urge UK's May to stop using no-deal Brexit threat in talks - report
yesterday 20:05 More EU-UK Brexit talks set after Cox sets out backstop changes
yesterday 19:02 Britain's Brexit secretary to meet with EU's Barnier again mid-week
yesterday 12:44 Facebook broke rules, should be regulated - UK lawmakers
yesterday 11:41 Seven lawmakers quit UK Labour Party citing Brexit 'betrayal', anti-Semitism
yesterday 11:41 Britain still wants to reopen withdrawal agreement with EU - PM May's spokesman
yesterday 10:38 Britain's Labour Party splits over Brexit and anti-Semitism
yesterday 09:35 Some UK Labour lawmakers to quit party over Brexit - source
yesterday 09:35 UK household sentiment at 11-month low on job fears - IHS Markit
yesterday 09:35 Britain having useful discussions on Brexit with Brussels - minister
yesterday 08:32 Labour Party splits as some lawmakers to leave - BBC
yesterday 06:26 Saudi Arabia denies crown prince seeks to buy Manchester United
Latest news from Great Britain
today 08:17 Celtic news and transfers LIVE: Kilmarnock aftermath as Hoops prepare for Valencia
today 08:17 John Mahon scouted by Celtic and Rangers as defender 'prefers' Parkhead move
today 08:17 East Kilbride rail commuters facing morning of disruption
today 08:17 Missing Scots footballer Richard Finnis' car found by cops
today 08:17 Glasgow cabbie joins war on haters after terrifying night-time ordeal at hands of racist thugs
today 08:17 Man left with 'scribbles' all over in his arm in disastrous tattoo cover up job
today 08:17 Man left with 'scribbles' all over in his arm in disastrous tattoo cover up job
today 08:17 Scots schoolkid crushed in wall collapse wins legal battle against council
today 08:17 Nature photographer puts his focus on Highland hare
today 08:11 Pensioner kicked out of court for waving his genitals at staff
today 08:11 Honda confirms Swindon plant closure with loss of 3,500 jobs
today 08:11 New clothes could be hit by new tax to end ‘fast fashion’
today 08:11 Sky price rise shock - Why your TV and broadband bill could soon be increasing
today 08:11 Meghan Markle and Harry are 'NOT ALLOWED' to find out gender of their baby reveals expert
today 08:11 Pound to euro exchange rate: Pound ‘fluctuating’ against euro yet change forecast today
today 08:11 Labour crisis: Angela Rayner REFUSES to admit problems despite recent exodus
today 08:11 Supermoon 2019: Stunning pictures as full moon lights up sky today
today 08:11 Gruffalo 50p: Royal Mint reveal new coin - where can you get one? Stock WILL be limited
today 08:11 Lewis Hamilton: Nicole Scherzinger 'worried’ about more pictures and videos after 'leak'
today 08:11 BBC weather: Mini-HEATWAVE for Britain as temperatures to 'shoot up' THIS week
today 08:11 Type 2 diabetes: Quick and easy lunch swaps to eat on-the-go and avoid high blood sugar
today 08:08 Pop music's growing gender gap revealed in the collaboration age
today 08:08 Premature baby born in Vietnam arrives home in Wales
today 08:08 Sepsis: New rapid test 'could save thousands of lives'
today 08:08 Euston stabbing: Eleven held after man dies in hotel reception
today 08:08 Honda: Is Japan losing faith in the UK?
today 08:08 Honda confirms Swindon car plant closure
today 08:02 Trump right for once: Europe should take back foreign fighters
today 08:02 Alastair Campbell suggests John Humphrys' on-air manner led to drop in Today ratings and encouraged Brexit
today 08:02 Alastair Campbell suggests John Humphrys' on-air manner led to drop in Today ratings and encouraged Brexit
today 08:02 Man says drivers are using this roundabout the wrong way and it's and 'accident waiting to happen'
today 08:02 Hull man fined £100 in Post Office car parking 'trap' reveals how he avoided paying
today 08:02 Hull man fined £100 in Post Office car parking 'trap' reveals how he avoided paying
today 07:42 Kidnapped woman found beheaded with note claiming husband wouldn't pay ransom
today 07:42 Devout Christian teacher, 23, ‘romped with underage pupil’
today 07:42 Three teens and boy, 12, 'gang-raped woman at gunpoint after following her off bus'
today 07:38 British Tourist Hugo Palmer Goes Missing From Australian Beach
today 07:14 Gordon Strachan claims Celtic fans caused Scott Brown to get Kilmarnock red card
today 07:14 John Hartson insists Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers will stay put this summer and lead Hoops to 10
today 07:14 Rangers boss Steven Gerrard reveals Jamie Carragher traits he sees in Connor Goldson
today 07:14 Labour split gang's Independent Group could attract the disaffected
today 07:14 Family of missing Scots footballer plead with him to come home
today 07:14 Line of Duty star Martin Compston lands dream gig with Still Game cameo in final series
today 07:14 Taggart star's daughter had 'very good chance' of surviving if she was given early medical care
today 07:14 Scottish Labour in crisis as senior figures openly fight after seven MPs quit party
today 07:14 Sister of tragic suicide woman uses her diaries to unpick truth behind long battle with depression
today 07:08 Man stumbles into hotel, collapses and dies after being stabbed as 11 are arrested for murder
today 07:08 Man who murdered child killer by stabbing him 176 times with screwdriver is found guilty
today 07:08 Man who offered £10 to shove kebab and chips in man’s face is told to give £50
today 07:08 Black Ops 4 update time: Grand Heist DLC release news and Call of Duty latest
Watch the news from UK on Facebook