• Fox says Corbyn’s Brexit plan is a ‘dangerous delusion’

    Fox says Corbyn’s Brexit plan is a ‘dangerous delusion’0

    Senior Tories have warned Labour’s plans for a customs union with the EU are a “dangerous delusion”, after Theresa May offered fresh Brexit talks with Jeremy Corbyn. International Trade Secretary Liam Fox said Labour’s proposals were “not workable” while Boris Johnson accused Mr Corbyn of trying to trap the Government in a “toxic” Brexit. The

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  • Boris Johnson calls on PM to tear up Brexit backstop

    Boris Johnson calls on PM to tear up Brexit backstop0

    By Andrew Woodcock, Press Association Political Editor Boris Johnson has called on Theresa May to stop “dithering” and tell the EU that Britain will not accept the controversial backstop arrangement designed to avoid a hard border in Ireland. The former foreign secretary dismissed calls for the Prime Minister to rule out a no-deal Brexit, insisting

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  • Johnson’s attack on Brexit plan divides Tories

    Johnson’s attack on Brexit plan divides Tories0

    By Shaun Connolly and Dan O’Donoghue, Press Association Political Staff Boris Johnson’s savaging of the Prime Minister’s Chequers proposals for Brexit has sparked fresh infighting among prominent Tories. Former Cabinet minister Nicky Morgan mocked the ex-foreign secretary, while arch-Brexiteers like Jacob Rees-Mogg rallied to his defence. Referring to Mr Johnson’s Daily Telegraph column in which

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