Isabel Hardman Isabel Hardman

May briefs MPs on customs options as timetable for decision keeps slipping

Tory backbenchers have been briefed today by the Prime Minister on the different options for Britain’s customs arrangements with the EU after Brexit. There was a presentation on the two different plans, and a summary which one MP who attended described as ‘everything is just going terribly well’. The expression on this MP’s face suggested that he didn’t necessarily agree with that assessment.

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