What is Theresa May's next Brexit move? | UK

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LONDON - The defeat this week of a series of amendments created to potentially delay Brexit has led some commentators to suggest that the anti-Brexit campaign for a second referendum is now dead.

He was referring to another motion passed by Britain's Parliament on Tuesday that rejected a no-deal Brexit.

Other Labour MPs from constituencies in the North, who did not vote against the Cooper amendment, also weighed in. If you want to leave with a deal, you have to vote for it.

"We are determined to lead a programme of national renewal post-Brexit by rebuilding and reconnecting communities, driving prosperity and unleashing the potential and creativity of hard-working people in every part of our country. We are the solution".

Coveney said Tuesday's vote in the House of Commons, which saw MPs narrowly vote to back an amendment that calls for the Northern Ireland backstop to be replaced by unspecified alternative arrangements, signalled "a turning point" in Theresa May's attitude to the backstop.

The renegotiations are part of an attempt to get backing for Britain's European Union divorce deal in parliament. However, this proposition was defeated in the British parliament by a margin of 230 votes.

Jeremy Hunt said it was "difficult to know" if negotiations with Brussels would run until the 11th hour, but confirmed that "extra time" may be needed to pass laws.

Theresa May has indicated, however, that she will encourage Tory MPs to vote for the removal of the backstop that she herself negotiated and agreed with the EU. "That applies to the shadow frontbench and frontbench too".

"That converts into lower economic growth and businesses making tough decisions about the number of people they employ and their investment", he said. This is the belief that hundreds of MPs who don't now support a referendum will eventually "soberly, reluctantly" conclude that it is the only way to solve Brexit.

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The Prime Minister told MPs she accepts legal changes will have to be made to the agreement.

On Saturday, McDonnell will tell activists in Stoke-on-Trent - which voted for Brexit more emphatically than any other city - that it and other industrial areas left behind by globalization have been treated unfairly by May and her predecessor David Cameron.

BEN TONRA: Stunned bemusement, I think, is probably the best response. Another Labour MP who supports the official campaign said that while they were deflated by this week's events, they also believed that the long-term, "last man standing" strategy of the pro-referendum movement had not been derailed.

"A clear message was sent to Brussels that the backstop is the problem". Mr Varadkar is to outline the support he may need to mitigate the impact of a hard Brexit after Dublin this week revealed no deal could knock 4.25 percent from Ireland's GDP.

He added: "But if we are able to make progress sooner, then that might not be necessary".

On Wednesday, May met opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn to discuss the situation the country faced.

"The Prime Minister has a long-standing commitment to tackling inequality between communities", the Prime Minister's official spokesman said.

Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay gave a guarantee to MPs the vote would be held next week, while a government source revealed the parliamentary showdown will come on 15 January. "Only Labour in government can deliver a prosperous, thriving and fair economy".

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