16 Oct 2018

May calls for cabinet to unite behind her on Brexit

In a marathon two-and-a-half-hour cabinet meeting this morning on the eve of a crucial EU summit, Theresa May told her ministers that if they united and stood firm over Brexit they could achieve a deal. It’s reported that the cabinet discussed the need for clarification over the thorny issue of the Irish border. Gary Gibbon and Matt Frei have the latest.