As Brexit stalls, supporters protest betrayal of their dream

Brexit: Second referendum, Article 50 delay, amendments and everything else that could happen tonight

Brexit: Second referendum, Article 50 delay, amendments and everything else that could happen tonight

DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds said lengthy talks on Friday with senior ministers including Chancellor Philip Hammond were "constructive" and there was a "renewed focus" from the Government on addressing their concerns.

"I hope that MPs (lawmakers) of all parties will be over this weekend reflecting on the way forward", Lidington told BBC radio, adding the legal default was still that Britain would leave on March 29, unless something else is agreed. Instead, this is the time for Parliament to declare it wants an extension of Article 50 so that, after two-and-a-half years of vexed negotiations, our political leaders can finally decide on what Brexit means.

There is some controversy about the third "meaningful vote", given that, ordinarily, parliament would not be able to vote on the same thing a couple of times.

The Sunday Times said May will warn Brexit supporters that unless they support her deal they will face a "Hotel California Brexit" where you can check out, but never leave.

Any delay must be approved unanimously by the 27 remaining European Union nations, but they are quickly losing patience with Britain's political disarray.

She also voted against a Malthouse Compromise amendment to delay Brexit until May 22 and then leave the European Union without a full agreement in place, which failed.

To get it through Parliament, the prime minister must win over dozens of Brexit-supporting rebels in her own Conservative Party - and the Democratic Unionist Party.

But closer to home he said he hoped his discussions with Mr Tusk could help avoid a "rolling extension".

Protesters plan to set out Saturday from Sunderland, which is 270 miles (434 kilometers) north of London that voted by 61-39 percent in 2016 to leave the EU.

However, remainers are also plotting to scupper her Brexit plan with Labour planning to back a backbench amendment calling for a referendum on Mrs May's deal. A Withdrawal Agreement and Implementation Bill would then need to pass through the Commons before the extended summer deadline. "We have no desire to trap the United Kingdom indefinitely in the backstop", he said.

FX investors are awaiting another key Brexit vote next week that will see UK Prime Minister Theresa May have her deal voted on for the third time.

Earlier this week, Tory MP George Freeman, a former head of Mrs May's policy board, said "we need to choose a new leader" with a vision to "make sense of Brexit" and Conservative veteran Sir Christopher Chope said he would "seriously consider" voting against her in a Commons confidence motion.

In the pouring rain in Sunderland, northeast England, which was the first place in Britain to declare a vote to leave the EU, Farage, wearing a flat cap and carrying an umbrella, said Brexit was now in danger of being scuttled by the establishment.

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