14 Dec 2017

Theresa May still hopeful about Brexit despite parliamentary defeat

Political Editor

Despite her first parliamentary defeat last night, Theresa May insisted today that her government is still on course to deliver Brexit. Tonight she is in Brussels having dinner with EU leaders. Tomorrow they are due to declare that negotiations can move on to stage two and begin discussion on our future trading arrangements. But will the determination of British MPs to have their say on any deal make the Prime Minister’s task harder?