With Tuesday’s crunch Brexit vote looming, a West Yorkshire MP is among those leading the efforts to win over potentially rebellious Conservatives in Parliament. Westminster Correspondent Arj Singh went to meet him.
Armed forces personnel and their families are being “categorically failed” by a lack of good quality, affordable and suitably located housing and the Government must urgently prioritise “homes fit for heroes”, an MP said yesterday.
Theresa May has ruled out a range of “plan B” Brexit options despite being warned by MPs of all sides that her deal will not pass the House of Commons vote she confirmed would take place on December 11.
Proposals to improve peak rail journey times between Yorkshire and London are being blocked by Chris Grayling’s Department for Transport (DfT) because it fears a repeat of the timetable chaos, a senior MP has claimed.
HS2 high-speed rail could be extended from Manchester to Liverpool under plans being considered by Chancellor Philip Hammond and Transport Secretary Chris Grayling, two separate sources told The Yorkshire Post.
Theresa May and her Brexit deal are hanging by a thread and few see a plausible way through the mess. But as Lord Timothy Kirkhope reflects on 50 years in politics, he appears to have picked up some useful tips. Arj Singh reports.
Theresa May tonight appeared on the brink of a leadership challenge after senior Ministers sensationally quit the Cabinet in protest at her draft Brexit deal and sparked a wave of damaging chaos in Westminster.