Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May’s statement to MPs about yesterday’s EU Brexit summit 11.07am GMT
Under the EU Withdrawal Act the prime minister has to notify parliament when she has reached a withdrawal agreement with the EU. Today Theresa May has issued that notice, in the form of a written statement. 11.03am GMT
Cyprus has been bemoaning the prospect of the UK leaving the EU. The former colony features in the withdrawal agreement...
It's official: The British government's plan for leaving the European Union will be bad for the economy.
A transition period is needed to adapt to the departure from the EU, the Bank of England governor says.