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BBC Politics
Nov 19, 2018

PM: Brexit deal will stop EU nationals 'jumping queue'
Theresa May says her draft Brexit deal will mean a migration system based on "talents and skills".

BBC Politics
Nov 19, 2018

Brexit: PM to continue battle for withdrawal deal
Theresa May is to use a speech to business leaders to say it will deliver a fair immigration system.

BBC Politics
Nov 19, 2018

Brexit vote: Can May learn from Heath's Parliamentary tactics?
Ted Heath was persuaded to give his MPs a free vote on Europe in 1971 - could Theresa May do the same?

BBC Politics
Nov 18, 2018

505 'safety events' at Faslane nuclear submarine base
Figures show an increase in recorded incidents in recent years at HMNB Clyde in Faslane.

BBC Politics
Nov 18, 2018

Micheál Martin: Fianna Fáil and SDLP deal 'not finalised'
The Fianna Fáil leader said he could not reveal full details of the parties' future relationship.

BBC Politics
Nov 18, 2018

Nicola Sturgeon confirms SNP MPs will vote against Brexit deal
Scotland's first minister said it would be "deeply irresponsible" for MPs to endorse the agreement.

BBC Politics
Nov 18, 2018

Brexit: New referendum not option for now, says Jeremy Corbyn
The Labour leader says a vote on the UK's relationship with the EU is "an option for the future".

BBC Politics
Nov 18, 2018

'Don't patronise me', Marr tells guest
The BBC's Andrew Marr clashes with Baroness Chakrabarti, Labour's shadow attorney general, during a discussion about Brexit.

BBC Politics
Nov 18, 2018

'Don't try and patronise me' Marr tells Chakrabarti
The BBC's Andrew Marr clashes with Baroness Chakrabarti, Labour's shadow attorney general, during a discussion about Brexit.

BBC Politics
Nov 18, 2018

Sir Graham Brady: Even wife doesn't know number of letters
The chair of the 1922 Committee of Conservative MPs reveals he won't even tell his wife how many letters he's been sent.

BBC Politics
Nov 18, 2018

Raab: 'We need to support our PM'
The former Brexit secretary says that Theresa May must "listen and change course".

BBC Politics
Nov 18, 2018

Dominic Raab: 'We need to support our prime minister'
The former Brexit secretary says that Theresa May must "listen and change course".

BBC Politics
Nov 18, 2018

Theresa May: Brexit won't be easier if I'm ousted
The prime minister is under pressure from Brexiteers over her draft deal for leaving the EU.

BBC Politics
Nov 17, 2018

Brexit: UK not standing up to Brussels bullies, says Raab
Former Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab criticises the "lack of will and resolve" in dealing with the EU.

BBC Politics
Nov 17, 2018

Leadsom: I'm not a plotter
Cabinet minister Andrea Leadsom insists she is not involved in any plot against the prime minister but says the planned Brexit deal could be improved.

BBC Politics
Nov 17, 2018

Brexit: UK must not be trapped in customs union - Leadsom
The Commons leader is one of five cabinet ministers understood to be hoping to amend Theresa May's plan.

BBC Politics
Nov 17, 2018

Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU
A guide to plans for the UK to leave the European Union, after the 2016 referendum.

BBC Politics
Nov 17, 2018

More to be done to get best possible EU deal - Leadsom
The Commons leader is one of five cabinet ministers understood to be hoping to amend Theresa May's plan.

BBC Politics
Nov 17, 2018

Viral fame for Brexit sign language interpreter
Social media thought the sign language interpreter captured the current mood in the country about Brexit.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Brexiteer cabinet ministers in plan to shift May on EU deal
A group of five ministers are hoping to persuade the PM to make changes to the deal, the BBC understands.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Reality Check: Brexit withdrawal agreement - what it all means
Chris Morris analyses the key points from the 585-page draft agreement between the UK and the EU.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Stephen Barclay named new Brexit Secretary
The health minister replaces Dominic Raab, who resigned on Thursday over Theresa May's Brexit deal.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Amber Rudd back in cabinet as work and pensions secretary
Amber Rudd is appointed work and pensions secretary, succeeding Esther McVey.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Searching questions
What is Brexit and what does a no-deal Brexit mean? The answers to the questions you've been looking up online.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Brexit: Can Theresa May get her deal through the Commons?
The Commons numbers are not looking good for Theresa May, writes the BBC's Peter Barnes.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Number crunching
The Commons numbers are not looking good for Theresa May, writes the BBC's Peter Barnes.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Poverty causing 'misery' in UK, and ministers are in denial, says UN official
A UN expert from Australia says he encountered "misery" as he spent 12 days touring the UK.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

What do May's Tory enemies object to?
MPs opposed to the draft Brexit agreement have set out a number of key objections.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

How could May turmoil affect Brexit?
As the drama continues in Westminster, we look at the possible scenarios for Mrs May and her deal.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

MP Fiona Onasanya trial: Aide gives evidence against her
Fiona Onasanya's former campaigns manager tells a court he felt "morally obliged" to contact police.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Baker on 48 letters to start May leadership challenge
Those who wish to launch a formal challenge to Theresa May's leadership are "pretty close" to getting enough MPs requesting one, says Steve Baker.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Who has written no confidence letters against Theresa May?
If 48 letters are submitted to the chair of the 1922 Committee, Theresa May will face a secret ballot.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Brexit: Gove and Fox back May as PM seeks to quell Tory revolt
Michael Gove and Liam Fox pledge their support to Theresa May as calls for leadership vote grow.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Campaigner feels 're-victimised' after peer's groping ban blocked
Jasvinder Sanghera says she feels "re-victimised" after peers stop Lord Lester's three-year suspension.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Brexit: Michael Gove 'absolutely' confident in Theresa May
The environment secretary says he is focused on "getting the right deal" for the UK.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Brexit: Portillo and Snow on political headbangers
Michael Portillo takes issue with a description of some politicians as "headbangers" used by historian Dan Snow.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Lord Lester accuser Jasvinder Sanghera felt 're-victimised'
A peer accused of groping a woman has avoided suspension from the House of Lords for now.

BBC Politics
Nov 16, 2018

Brexit: Michael Gove decides not to quit cabinet
The environment secretary is to work for the "best outcome" to Brexit amid continuing Tory turmoil.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: What do Brummies make of May's plan?
Birmingham voted for Brexit by just 3,800 votes - so what do they think of the PM's draft withdrawal agreement?

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: What just happened?
Leila Nathoo looks at what's been going on in the last few days, and explains what it all means.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: May under pressure over deal
After a day of Cabinet resignations, and mounting speculation that the Prime Minister could be forced out, no one really knows what might happen next.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Theresa May under pressure after Gove rejects Brexit Secretary job
The PM defends her Brexit agreement as Michael Gove is understood to be considering quitting.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit deal: What do the other parties think of Theresa May's plan?
As the Tories squabble over the draft Brexit agreement, we hear the views of some of the other parties' MPs.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Expert views
BBC and correspondents unpick the detail in the government's withdrawal agreement documents.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: EU leaders dismiss talk of renegotiating draft agreement
The prospect of talks to amend the draft deal is unlikely as an agreement is "on the table".

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: I am going to see this through, says Theresa May
Theresa May dismisses speculation she could be ousted as PM over her EU withdrawal agreement.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: Theresa May quizzed on no-confidence vote
Theresa May is quizzed about a possible no-confidence vote from Conservative MPs and whether she will carry on.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: Theresa May answers BBC's Laura Kuenssberg
The PM is going to do "her job" of getting the best deal for Britain, and warns MPs they will be "held to account for the decisions that they take".

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Lord Lester not suspended over sexual harassment claims
The former Liberal Democrat peer Lord Lester's case has been sent back to a House of Lords committee.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Carwyn Jones shifts Brexit poll stance as crisis deepens
The first minister says there should be a fresh poll if the PM is replaced with no election called.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Leadership rules
What are the rules for challenging and electing a leader of the Conservative Party.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit Q&A
BBC experts answer your questions on the draft Brexit withdrawal agreement.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit video explainers
BBC correspondents on the background, jargon, (and some of the) questions and answers as the UK prepares to leave the EU.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: BBC correspondents on the draft deal
BBC and correspondents unpick the detail in the government's withdrawal agreement documents.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Pound and UK shares hit by Brexit turmoil
RBS sinks 9% as fears over Brexit deal hits shares in banks and housebuilders, dragging FTSE 100 lower.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg: 'Negotiations give away on all key points'
Prominent Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg speaks to reporters about the prime minister's draft deal.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Rory Stewart apologises after making up Brexit stat
Rory Stewart claimed on 5 Live that 80% of British public supported the prime minister's Brexit deal.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab right to quit, David Jones says
Ex-Welsh Secretary David Jones says Theresa May has to recognise MPs will not accept her deal.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: 'PM has broken promises' - DUP
The DUP's Nigel Dodds tells MPs they can vote to stand up for the UK, or break it up with Brexit deal.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: Scottish Tory MP urges Mundell to quit over EU agreement
The Scottish secretary is told by a colleague that "no Unionist" could support the draft Brexit agreement.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: Jacob Rees-Mogg hints at May no confidence letter
Graham Brady is sitting directly behind Jacob Rees-Mogg him as he hints at a leadership challenge to the prime minister.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Raab: 'Major and fatal flaws' in PM's plan
Dominic Raab, who has resigned as Brexit secretary, says a change of course on Brexit is needed.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn reaction to Theresa May deal update
After Theresa May updates MPs on her Brexit deal, the Labour leader says it is a "leap into the dark" and fails his party's six tests.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: Dominic Raab and Esther McVey among ministers to quit over EU agreement
Dominic Raab, Esther McVey and a string of junior ministers quit over the EU withdrawal agreement.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit: May updates MPs after cabinet resignations
There are shouts of 'resign' and laughing as the prime minister updates PMs on a Brexit deal minutes after cabinet resignations.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Sir Keir Starmer: 'This is a very serious development'
Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer says Raab's resignation "is a very serious development".

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

How Tories remove a prime minister
What happens if the Conservative Party decides they no longer have confidence in their prime minister.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Pound dives after Brexit resignations
Sterling loses about 1% against both dollar and the euro after Dominic Raab and Esther McVey quit.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab resigns over EU agreement
Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab resigns, saying he "cannot in good conscience support" the draft deal.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab resigns
Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab resigns, saying he "cannot in good conscience support" the draft deal.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit agreement: Raab quits over EU deal as May faces backlash
Brexit secretary Dominic Raab resigns from the cabinet - as the PM faces a backlash over her EU deal.

BBC Politics
Nov 15, 2018

Brexit draft agreement: What does the 585 page document say?
Adam Fleming has been up all night reading it - here's the Brexit agreement summarised in one minute(ish).

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Brexit agreement: Theresa May faces MPs' questions
Cabinet ministers backed the agreement - but it has sparked a backlash from Tory Brexiteers.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Reality Check
Reality Check looks at some of the key passages in the draft Brexit agreement

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Brexit: Scottish Secretary David Mundell backs Brexit deal
The Scottish Secretary and 12 other Scottish Tories had earlier sought assurances over the fishing industry.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Brexit: Cabinet backs draft agreement
Theresa May says ministers had a "long, detailed and impassioned debate" in a five-hour meeting.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Brexit: DUP MP Sammy Wilson hits out at 'poor deal'
It is understood that DUP leader Arlene Foster is to meet with Theresa May on Wednesday night.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Theresa May: Cabinet has backed draft Brexit plan
The Prime Minister speaks after a meeting with her cabinet on the draft UK-EU agreement.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Brexit deal: Does this mean everything is decided?
There's a deal but what does that mean and what still stands in the way of getting it done? Leila Nathoo explains why this doesn't mean Brexit talks are over.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Think tank denies role in Brexit whistleblower sacking
A think tank named in legal papers as being part of a group that allegedly influenced the unlawful sacking of a whistleblower has denied any involvement in the affair.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Brexit: Arlene Foster says DUP 'won't be led by anyone' on key draft text
DUP leader Arlene Foster says her party wants to see the details of the draft UK-EU Brexit text.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Climate protesters glue themselves to Downing Street gates
At least 27 environmental campaigners have been arrested in central London.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Brexit: Scottish Conservatives warn over fishing deal
The party's 13 Scottish MPs say they cannot support the draft Brexit deal without assurances over the fishing industry.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Brexit: Blair on May's deal and call for new referendum
Theresa May's plan for Brexit will not suit Leavers or Remainers, and the deal on offer "is not the answer" says Tony Blair.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Theresa May seeking cabinet backing for Brexit plan
Cabinet ministers are in 10 Downing Street giving their verdicts on the draft UK-EU agreement.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

PMQs: Corbyn and May on post-Brexit trade deals
Theresa May criticises Labour policy saying it could not be in both a customs union and negotiate its own trade deals.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

PMQs: Corbyn and May on Raab and Dover-Calais trade route
Jeremy Corbyn taunts the prime minister about Dominic Raab's comments on Dover-Calais trade routes.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

PMQs: Corbyn and May on Labour's Brexit policy
After being reminded of claims from Liam Fox and Dominic Raab, Theresa May asks the Labour leader about differences between him and Keir Starmer.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Brexit: A guide to where we are
Theresa May has agreed a draft Brexit deal with Brussels. What happens now?

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Gambling machine climbdown means new rules go ahead in April
It comes after 70 MPs called on the government to cut the largest wager on FOBTs from April.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Gambling machine stakes cutback to go ahead in April
It comes after 70 MPs called on the government to cut the largest wager on FOBTs from April.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Brexit: A brief guide to where we are
Theresa May has agreed a draft Brexit deal with Brussels. What happens now?

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Prime Minister's Questions: The key bits and the verdict
Theresa May clashed with Jeremy Corbyn over the draft Brexit agreement - here are the key bits.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Bullied MP Chris Elmore 'mentally tortured' as a child
Chris Elmore had three breakdowns after being bullied - now he is fighting back to help others.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

UK significantly closer to delivering Brexit, says May
But Labour says the proposed deal would leave the UK in an "indefinite half way house".

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Brexit text does not negatively impact UK's integrity - Leo Varadkar
Leo Varadkar tells NI unionists that there is no constitutional threat to the integrity of the UK.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Brexit: Leo Varadkar says text respects UK's 'territorial integrity'
Leo Varadkar tells NI unionists that there is no constitutional threat to the integrity of the UK.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Nicola Sturgeon says Brexit deal bad for Scotland
Scotland's first minister says the draft deal is the "worst of both worlds" as her party pledges to oppose the proposals.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

Nick Hurd announced as London Minister
Nick Hurd replaces Jo Johnson who resigned over the Brexit negotiations last week.

BBC Politics
Nov 14, 2018

UK inflation holds steady at 2.4% in October
Falls in the cost of food and clothing are offset by rising utility bills and petrol prices.

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