May to Meet with Macron, Merkel
09 April 2019 | 8:21 am
Theresa May will meet with her French and German counterparts today as part of her efforts to win a short delay to Brexit, but the prime minister restarts her European charm offensive. Her position at home is increasingly unstable. Talks with the opposition remain stalled and one Tory MP is demanding a fresh vote on May’s premiership.
Is the United Kingdom better off without Europe? Did the country make a risky choice by leaving the EU one year ago? Our reporters Jonathan Walsh and Clovis Casali crossed the Channel to understand the consequences of Brexit on the daily lives of citizens. From London to Belfast, via Boston – the town with the highest pro-Brexit vote in 2016 – they report on how the UK has changed.
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