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Article 50 delay may be inevitable, says Sir Keir

Jan 10, 2019 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

SIR KEIR STARMER has claimed that extending Article 50 "may well be inevitable", as Jeremy Corbyn last night appeared at odds with several members of his shadow cabinet over Brexit. The shadow Brexit secretary yesterday became the first senior Labour figure to suggest that delaying the UK's withdrawal may be required as opposition grows to Theresa May's deal.

Sir Keir told MPs that it might be necessary "given the position we are in", adding: "But of course we can only seek it, because the...