Cabinet members leave Downing Street following meeting with PM

The DUP’s Brexit spokesman Sammy Wilson said the Prime Minister’s deal was a ‘prison’ for the UK locked by a key held by EU negotiator Michel Barnier. The intervention is devastating to Mrs May’s bleak hopes of getting her EU divorce through Parliament. Downing Street had a glimmer of hope this morning when Brexiteer ringleader…

The wars that inspired Game of Thrones – Alex Gendler

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-wars-that-inspired-game-of-thrones-alex-gendler Beginning around 1377, medieval England was shaken by a power struggle between two noble families, which spanned generations and involved a massive cast of characters, complex motives and shifting loyalties. Sound familiar? Alex Gendler illustrates how the historical conflict known as the Wars of the Roses served as the basis for…

Tusk reveals EU has agreed two week Brexit deal under conditions

Theresa May insisted tonight it was the ‘moment of decision’ for MPs as she accepted EU terms for delaying Brexit by at least two weeks. EU Council President Donald Tusk confirmed plans for a two-stage delay plan. If Mrs May passes her deal at a third attempt next week, Britain will be allowed to stay…

Theresa May says Brexit delay 'matter of great personal delay'

After Theresa May requested an extension of Article 50 to the end of June Mr Tusk said any such move would be conditional on the House of Commons getting together and agreeing a withdrawal agreement. However it comes with just days to go until the UK is due to leave the EU and with the…

Juncker confirms the EU got May's Brexit delay letter

After Theresa May requested an extension of Article 50 to the end of June Mr Tusk (pictured) said any such move would be conditional on the House of Commons getting together and agreeing a withdrawal agreement. However it comes with just days to go until the UK is due to leave the EU and with…