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Why Britain’s towns could help Theresa May win a snap general election

Britain's towns will decide who wins the next general election. The Conservatives and Labour were neck and neck in small to medium-sized towns at the recent local elections, research published on Tuesday shows.
Theresa May is under fire from her own backbenches.

Conservative MPs took a day off to celebrate the royal wedding, but on Monday they will be back at work on their favourite project: Trying to bri...

OPINION: May's problem is she needs the support of her own eurosceptic MPs to survive, but in order to get her EU withdrawal package through the Commons she will likely need the votes of MPs outside her party.
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EU citizens at risk from May’s ‘hostile environment’ after Brexit, warns former UK civil service chief

Lord Kerslake said the Windrush scandal suggested the department could be unprepared for the 'huge' task of registering nearly 4 million EU nationals living in the UK.
Michel Barnier, the European Union's chief Brexit negotiator, and Ireland's Taoiseach Leo Varadkar attend an all All-Island Civic Dialogue on Brexit in Dundalk, Ireland, April 30, 2018.

The EU tells Theresa May her Brexit border plan isn’t good enough to secure a deal

Irish prime minister, Leo Varadkar, has told Theresa May that Britain must stay aligned with the single market and customs union for physical infrastructure on the Irish border to be avoided.
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Theresa May reportedly wants to stay in the customs union for years after Brexit

Theresa May is reportedly considering a proposal which will effectively keep Britain in the EU's customs union well into the 2020s. This is so Britain will have more time to prepare a new customs arrangement which will prevent a hard Irish border.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron during a family photo at the G7 Summit expanded session in Taormina, Sicily, Italy, May 27, 2017.

The Trump administration is pushing the US further away from Europe and key allies in its response to the Gaza crisis

The Trump administration's response to the violence in Gaza this week once again places it at odds with Europe and key US allies.
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Theresa May says UK will sign up to a new ‘customs union’ with the EU after Brexit

A spokesperson for the PM denies any change in policy after May tells MPs that Britain is aiming for a new customs union with the EU.
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Theresa May’s Brexit customs plans could be illegal

The Brexit secretary David Davis has warned the prime minister that her plans for a "customs partnership" with the EU could break international trade law.
Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt.

Jeremy Hunt accuses Boris Johnson of undermining Brexit negotiations

"We have to recognise we're not the only ones who read the papers in Britain," the Health Secretary tells Boris Johnson.
A bus crossing along the border between Northern and southern Ireland passes a sign campaigning against a so called hard Brexit, on February 2, 2017 in Newry, Northern Ireland.Northern Ireland will have the only land border with the rest of the European union with many in Ireland fearing that a manned border between the north and the south could lead to ramifications for the peace process in the province.

Theresa May’s Irish border plans are a ‘pipe-dream’ which could wreck peace in Northern Ireland

'A lot of people, very reasonably, are really worried by the forces that have been unleashed by the referendum vote,' said Lord David Hannay, a former senior UK diplomat.