30 Jan 2018

Ex-minister warns of Brexit risks

Political Correspondent

A Tory lord, who until last summer was one of Theresa May’s Brexit ministers, today warned the Prime Minister that Britain will be walking “a gang plank into thin air” if the government doesn’t decide what it actually wants out of Brexit. As the European withdrawal bill arrived in the House of Lords, amid the high profile leak of a damaging economic assessment, accusations of sabotage and cover-up flew in both houses.