The Brexit kerfuffle has been so much fun that she wants three more months of it. That was the PM’s message to parliament today. At the start of this rowdy session some members seem to think they could terminate May’s career live on TV. Pete Wishart, the first member called, laid into her mishandling of Brexit and flung three blunt syllables at her, ‘weak, weak, weak.’
Theresa May will travel to Northern Ireland tomorrow to try to win support for her new Brexit plans.
The Prime Minister will make a speech to business leaders which is expected to focus on the crucial Irish border issue.
It comes as Mrs invited Tory rebels into Number 10 in a desperate scramble to find a way to resolve the thorny issue of the backstop.
Hard Brexiteers from Jacob Rees-Mogg’s European Research Group (ERG) and remain backing former ministers will meet from today in what has been dubbed the ‘Alternative Arrangements Working Group’ (AAWG).