Theresa May

Primodos scandal: why Theresa May is calling for ‘redress’
Prime minister Theresa May
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Primodos scandal: why Theresa May is calling for ‘redress’

What are party whips and what does a three-line whip mean?
London
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What are party whips and what does a three-line whip mean?

Ongoing Brexit saga shines new light on party discipline in Parliament
4 Apr 2019
MPs back Brexit delay bill by one vote
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MPs back Brexit delay bill by one vote

Yvette Cooper's bill comes as talks continue between May and Corbyn
4 Apr 2019
Theresa May asks Jeremy Corbyn to help break Brexit deadlock
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Theresa May asks Jeremy Corbyn to help break Brexit deadlock

PM under fire from Tory Brexiteers for national unity move
3 Apr 2019
Cabinet crisis talks after MPs reject Brexit options
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Cabinet crisis talks after MPs reject Brexit options

Second referendum or no-deal Brexit become more likely amid Commons gridlock
2 Apr 2019
Could the Queen break the Brexit deadlock?
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Could the Queen break the Brexit deadlock?

Palace fears constitutional crisis if monarch is dragged into Westminster mayhem
2 Apr 2019
Tories unite to oppose snap election
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Tories unite to oppose snap election

Leavers and Remainers warn of electoral wipeout if people are asked to vote before Brexit is delivered
1 Apr 2019
What happens now Theresa May’s deal has failed…again?
Theresa May
In Depth

What happens now Theresa May’s deal has failed…again?

MPs reject withdrawal agreement by a majority of 58, plunging process into disarray
29 Mar 2019
Theresa May’s Brexit deal: what is the withdrawal agreement?
Theresa May
In Depth

Theresa May’s Brexit deal: what is the withdrawal agreement?

PM preparing for third meaningful vote on withdrawal agreement with EU
29 Mar 2019
May considers third meaningful vote after offering to quit
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May considers third meaningful vote after offering to quit

PM told Tories she is willing to stand aside if they back her withdrawal deal
28 Mar 2019
Tories refuse to adopt definition of Islamophobia
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Tories refuse to adopt definition of Islamophobia

Party accused of attempting to ‘sweep Islamophobia under the carpet’ after quietly reinstating 15 previously suspended councillors
28 Mar 2019
Is the British prime minister too powerful?
The door of number 10 Downing Street
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Is the British prime minister too powerful?

The Brexit process has highlighted the strengths – and limitations – of Britain’s executive
27 Mar 2019
Brexit: what is the Norway-plus model?
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Brexit: what is the Norway-plus model?

Scenario of UK joining European Free Trade Association gaining traction within Parliament
27 Mar 2019
May to set departure date in last throw of Brexit dice
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May to set departure date in last throw of Brexit dice

Prime minister could set out exit schedule to MPs in a final bid to win support for her withdrawal deal on Thursday
27 Mar 2019
How the Brexit mood has changed in Britain in three charts
A People's Vote march in Liverpool on Saturday
In Depth

How the Brexit mood has changed in Britain in three charts

New study raises doubts about whether leaving the EU continues to be the majority view
26 Mar 2019
Can the Revoke Article 50 petition change course of Brexit?
Brexit march
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Can the Revoke Article 50 petition change course of Brexit?

Politics professor examines the impact of e-petitions as millions add signature to break record
26 Mar 2019
MPs seize control of Brexit process in Commons twist
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MPs seize control of Brexit process in Commons twist

Series of indicative votes set for tomorrow as MPs ‘humiliate’ PM
26 Mar 2019
Brexit amendments: what MPs might vote on this week
Theresa May speaks in the House of Commons
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Brexit amendments: what MPs might vote on this week

PM set to grant Parliament a series of indicative votes to head off amendment from Tory backbenchers
25 Mar 2019
Senior ministers deny coup against Theresa May
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Senior ministers deny coup against Theresa May

Cabinet reported to be ready to force prime minister to stand down after losing patience with Brexit strategy
25 Mar 2019
Brexit delayed as EU sets UK two new deadlines
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Brexit delayed as EU sets UK two new deadlines

Brussels gives Theresa May until 22 May if MPs back her withdrawal plan
22 Mar 2019
Theresa May slams MPs and tells public: ‘I’m on your side’
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Theresa May slams MPs and tells public: ‘I’m on your side’

Prime minister accused of ‘arrogance’ after Downing Street address
21 Mar 2019
Donald Trump Jr links Brexit to his father’s election
Donald Trump Jr.
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Donald Trump Jr links Brexit to his father’s election

President’s eldest son claims Establishment in both US and UK is trying to thwart will of the people
20 Mar 2019
Theresa May writes to EU to ‘beg’ for Brexit delay
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Theresa May writes to EU to ‘beg’ for Brexit delay

Downing Street admits Britain is in ‘crisis’ amid Cabinet division
20 Mar 2019
‘Constitutional crisis’ as Bercow blocks third Brexit vote
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‘Constitutional crisis’ as Bercow blocks third Brexit vote

Theresa May likely to have to request long Article 50 extension after Speaker intervenes
19 Mar 2019
MEP elections: when are the votes and will the UK take part?
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MEP elections: when are the votes and will the UK take part?

Both the EU and Britain say all 28 member states must participate if Brexit is delayed beyond June
18 Mar 2019
Corbyn signals no confidence motion if Brexit deal defeated
Jeremy Corbyn
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Corbyn signals no confidence motion if Brexit deal defeated

But ministers and political commentators says it’s unclear if a third meaningful vote will go ahead
18 Mar 2019
Brexit delay: MPs vote for Article 50 extension
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Brexit delay: MPs vote for Article 50 extension

Result means Theresa May is expected to bring her deal to Commons for a third time
15 Mar 2019
‘Chaos’ as MPs vote to reject no-deal Brexit permanently
Theresa May arrives at the House of Commons
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‘Chaos’ as MPs vote to reject no-deal Brexit permanently

Commons will vote later on whether to delay Britain’s withdrawal
14 Mar 2019
Brexit: why Theresa May is allowing a free vote
Theresa May at Prime Minister’s Questions
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Brexit: why Theresa May is allowing a free vote

Labour claims prime minister ‘has given up any pretence of leading the country’
13 Mar 2019
May under pressure as MPs reject Brexit deal again
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May under pressure as MPs reject Brexit deal again

Senior Tories could ask prime minister to stand down this week
13 Mar 2019
Will May’s ‘improved’ Brexit deal be enough for MPs?
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Will May’s ‘improved’ Brexit deal be enough for MPs?

Jean-Claude Juncker warns ‘there will be no third chance’ after last-ditch talks
12 Mar 2019
Brexit: is the UK facing its own ‘Trump moment’?
Brexit Secretary David Davis has resigned over Theresa May’s Brexit plan
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Brexit: is the UK facing its own ‘Trump moment’?

Former Brexit secretary David Davis warns of ‘democratic disaster’ if Article 50 extended
11 Mar 2019
Tories tell Theresa May to cancel tomorrow's meaningful vote
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Tories tell Theresa May to cancel tomorrow's meaningful vote

MPs fear a three-figure defeat as talks with European Union are deadlocked
11 Mar 2019
May to make last-ditch plea to EU to agree backstop changes
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May to make last-ditch plea to EU to agree backstop changes

Prime Minister will tell Brussels ‘the EU has to make a choice too’
8 Mar 2019
UK told to find ‘acceptable’ Brexit proposal within 48 hours
Attorney General Geoffrey Cox
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UK told to find ‘acceptable’ Brexit proposal within 48 hours

Attorney General returned empty handed from ‘robust’ talks
7 Mar 2019
Knife crime: where are the most dangerous areas?
Sajid Javid
In Depth

Knife crime: where are the most dangerous areas?

Home Secretary Sajid Javid holds crisis talks with police chiefs from seven most affected forces
6 Mar 2019
Tory Brexiteers warn May: don’t ‘ambush’ us with late deal
Theresa May
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Tory Brexiteers warn May: don’t ‘ambush’ us with late deal

ERG ultimatum means PM must reach agreement with EU by the weekend
5 Mar 2019