Theresa May is reportedly considering chartering ships for supplies if there’s a no-deal Brexit

Theresa May is reportedly considering chartering ships for supplies if there’s a no-deal Brexit

Theresa May has drawn up a drastic plan for ensuring Britain has supplies if there’s a no-deal Brexit: chartering ships to create a government-run flotilla. According to a new report from The Financial Times on Tuesday, the UK government is considering chartering ships for a makeshift fleet that can be used to bring much-needed and…

Theresa May’s government reportedly planted ‚decoy’ letters to trick rebel Conservatives who want to topple her

Theresa May’s government reportedly planted ‚decoy’ letters to trick rebel Conservatives who want to topple her

Tory MPs believe No 10 have planted „decoy” letters demanding a confidence vote in Theresa May in a bid to wrongfoot the real plotters trying to unseat her. Up to eight letters demanding a ballot on the Prime Minister’s future are said to have been sent in by loyal MPs posing as rebels. The idea…

Theresa May prepares for potential leadership challenge as ministers revolt against her Brexit plans

Theresa May prepares for potential leadership challenge as ministers revolt against her Brexit plans

LONDON — Theresa May will begin another dangerous week pleading with her MPs for more time to complete Brexit negotiations after Cabinet ministers revolted further against plans in a late-night phone call on Sunday. May will use a statement in the House of Commons on Monday afternoon to declare that „95% of the Withdrawal Agreement…

Theresa May told by the EU to ‚take it or leave it’ as Brexit talks risk collapse

Theresa May told by the EU to ‚take it or leave it’ as Brexit talks risk collapse

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM — The EU is not willing to offer Theresa May any further concessions in order to secure a Brexit divorce deal, a senior EU source involved in the negotiations has told Business Insider. „We’ve done all we can on this side. It’s basically take it or leave it as far as we are…

Theresa May leaves Brussels with little Brexit progress and her own MPs threatening mutiny

Theresa May leaves Brussels with little Brexit progress and her own MPs threatening mutiny

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM – Theresa May returns to Westminster on Friday facing one of the most dangerous weeks of her premiership, with Conservative MPs from all sides of the party losing patience in her handling of Brexit. The prime minister leaves the European Council Summit in Brussels with little to show other than a controversial suggestion…

Theresa May has only one real option for survival left — a soft Brexit

Theresa May has only one real option for survival left — a soft Brexit

LONDON — The last few weeks of the Brexit process must have felt like the closing stages of a particularly brutal chess game for Theresa May. At every turn, the options open to her have been gradually whittled away until all of the available moves are obviously bad ones that will either lose her crucial…

Theresa May told to resign after making ‚outrageous’ offer to extend Brexit transition for another year

Theresa May told to resign after making ‚outrageous’ offer to extend Brexit transition for another year

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM — Theresa May has suffered a major backlash from all wings of her party after telling EU leaders she is willing to extend the Brexit transition period in an attempt to unlock negotiations. Speaking at a press conference in Brussels on Thursday, May said that it may be necessary to lengthen the transition…

Theresa May offers to extend the Brexit transition period by another year

Theresa May offers to extend the Brexit transition period by another year

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM — Theresa May has told European leaders she is prepared to extend the Brexit transition period by another year, keeping the UK tied to EU rules and regulations until at least December 2021. The UK prime minister told a meeting of EU leaders in Brussels that she would be willing to accept a…

Theresa May is struggling to keep her government together as pro-Brexit ministers openly plot against her

Theresa May is struggling to keep her government together as pro-Brexit ministers openly plot against her

LONDON — Theresa May is struggling to hold her government together as senior members of her cabinet openly meet to plot against her. The prime minister is due to hold a special Brexit-focused Cabinet meeting on Tuesday morning knowing that her next move in negotiations could trigger mass resignations and risk the collapse of her…

Theresa May refuses to say when Britain will leave ‚permanent limbo’ with the EU after Brexit

Theresa May refuses to say when Britain will leave ‚permanent limbo’ with the EU after Brexit

LONDON — Theresa May dodged repeated questioning from Conservative MPs on Monday over when the UK will be taken out of „permanent limbo” with the EU. The prime minister was asked by former Conservative leader Iain Duncan Smith and former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to give an explicit date when the so-called „Brexit backstop” would…