Published on 23 Oct 2017

May says progress made at Brexit talks

Political Editor

The Prime Minister has told MPs that last week’s EU summit resulted in important progress on Brexit negotiations and that the two sides are within “touching distance” of a deal.

Meanwhile, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has denied leaking details of the summit dinner with Theresa May after a German newspaper published a story that claimed she had “begged him” for help.