The last days of May? PM faces torrid time as Brexit showdown looms

Theresa May faces a bruising few weeks which could spell the end of her premiership, as she prepares for a vote on her Brexit Withdrawal Agreement Bill.

Wednesday May 22

Mrs May’s regular session of Prime Minister’s Questions will be followed by a Commons statement on her “new Brexit deal”, a package which has already received a hostile response from critics on her own benches.

On Wednesday afternoon, the executive of the 1922 Committee of Tory...
source: Darlington & Stockton Times

2019-05-22 12:38
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