Donald Trump UK visit: from criticism to compliments in 24 hours
The President’s visit started amid controversy after his Sun newspaper interview blasting Theresa May, the London mayor Sadiq Khan – and claiming immigration meant Europe was “losing its culture.” Later came the apology, of sorts: Mr Trump stood side by side with the Prime Minister lavishing praise on her, saying “she’s a terrific woman, she’s doing a…
Jacob Rees-Mogg MP: Chequers deal ‘an unfortunate u-turn’
Jacob Rees-Mogg chairs the European Research Group of Eurosceptic Conservative MPs.
Jacob Rees-Mogg MP: Soft Brexit deal would “cheat on the British people”
Conservative Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg discusses the government’s EU negotiations.
Conservatives’ civil war over Brexit?
“Pipe down” and “Put a sock in it” – the playground insults from senior Tories were flying on Twitter today in response to arch-Eurosceptic Jacob Rees-Mogg’s warning that the Prime Minister must deliver the Brexit she promised or risk the collapse of her government. It feels as though an out-and-out civil war is in full…
Jacob Rees-Mogg MP: Commons vote ‘makes no-deal Brexit more likely’
Conservative MP Sarah Wollaston, who backed Remain, and leading Tory Brexiteer, Jacob Rees-Mogg, discuss the Commons debate on the government’s EU withdrawal bill.
Debate: trade deals in a post-Brexit world
We speak with Australia’s High Commissioner Alexander Downer, Conservative MP Jacob Rees-Mogg and French political commentator Agnes Poirier about the merits and drawbacks of doing deals in a post-Brexit world.