School of Politics and International Relations

Theresa May will reach out to Labour in bid to avoid disorderly Brexit

3 April 2019

Theresa May’s overture to the Labour Party could mark a turning point in Brexit, as Britain’s exit from the European Union is known, ending months of stalemate between Mrs. May and Conservative hard-liners, who have adamantly refused to support the deal she negotiated with the European Union. Professor Tim Bale said: “This basically rips up the last two and a half years as far as her stance goes. It seems the calculation has changed, and finally the country’s interests have been put above those of the Conservative Party.”

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