29 Jul 2019

No-deal planning committee meets for first time

Political Editor

The Prime Minister has created three new cabinet committees to oversee the delivery of Brexit.

The Prime Minister has created three new cabinet committees to oversee the delivery of Brexit.

One of them, tasked with planning for no deal, met for the first time this afternoon and will meet every weekday from now on.

However, the Confederation of British Industry said today that neither the UK nor the EU are ready for no deal.