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'NO OPTION' BUT TO DELAY BREXIT DATE

Mar 04, 2019 - City A.M.

TRADE secretary Liam Fox conceded yesterday the UK may have "no option" but to extend the date on which it leaves the European Union, as the government battles to avoid another parliamentary defeat over its Brexit deal. Fox, a Brexiter, said that while he wanted Britain to leave the EU on the scheduled departure date of 29 March, he was prepared to accept a delay if it meant ensuring a "smooth Brexit".

Asked by the BBC if he would be breaking a promise that the UK will leave at the end of ...