10 Mar 2019

John McDonnell on the possibility of an extension to Article 50 and a second referendum

Scotland Correspondent

The Brexit clock is now ticking in hours, less than 450 of them and the waiting is almost over… or is it?

We are on the cusp of a potentially decisive week, and you’re right, we have definitely said that before.

All eyes on the House of Commons and on Theresa May. Will MPs vote for her deal? Will they reject no deal? Or will they delay Brexit?

As the Labour Party meets in Scotland we’re told that they would consider an extension of six or seven months.