• Pound tumbles after May aborts Brexit vote

    Pound tumbles after May aborts Brexit vote0

    By Chronicle staff and agencies Sterling tumbled to its weakest since April 2017 yesterday after Prime Minister Theresa May pulled a parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal with the European Union, panicking investors about deepening political uncertainty in Britain. Mrs May said she was delaying the planned vote as her deal would likely be rejected

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  • Brexit crossroads

    Brexit crossroads0

    Next week represents a critical juncture in the Brexit process. On Tuesday, the House of Commons will vote on Theresa May’s Brexit Withdrawal Agreement. The Prime Minister faces entrenched opposition on both sides of the House and the wide expectation is her deal will be rejected.
If Mrs May’s deal falls, what will happen next is

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  • Picardo champions May’s Brexit deal in London, but draws flak at home

    Picardo champions May’s Brexit deal in London, but draws flak at home0

    Chief Minister Fabian Picardo yesterday championed Theresa May’s Brexit deal in an opinion piece for The Times and briefings with MPs in the House of Commons, even as the Prime Minister faced another day of parliamentary scrutiny over the controversial agreement. Mrs May’s government looks unlikely to win parliament’s backing for the plan she has

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