11 Oct 2018

DUP lock horns with Theresa May over Brexit deal

Political Editor

As cabinet ministers met the Prime Minister in Downing Street for a briefing on the Brexit negotiations this afternoon, all eyes were on the DUP – whose votes give the Government its majority in Parliament.
Their leader, Arlene Foster, said the EU’s proposed deal would give Northern Ireland “the worst of one world”, saying that at present her party could not “in good conscience” recommend it.