Theresa May writes to the EU asking to delay Brexit, and faces Jeremy Corbyn at PMQs
- Full story: Theresa May to ask for three-month Brexit delay
- Juncker raises prospect of emergency Brexit summit next week
- Corbyn to meet Barnier before May asks EU leaders for delay
All but three of the 20 MPs who spoke at last night’s 80-strong meeting of the European Research Group, demanded that she quit, Christopher Hope reports at the Telegraph.
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This is from ITV’s Paul Brand.
NEW: Shadow Chancellor @johnmcdonnellMP tells me Labour also want 3 month delay to Brexit but to negotiate a different deal rather than ‘run down the clock’ like PM. @RichardBurgon told me last week Labour would seek delay til end of June. So Labour and Tories want same timespan.