UK Politics

PMQs: May lives in hope

BY Finn McRedmond   /  23 January 2019

In the midst of a bizarre Brexit lull ahead of next week’s key votes. Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn had another uninspiring showdown in PMQs this afternoon. What, if anything, can we take from their exchange today?

It was Brexit, naturally, on the cards again. But in between the usual stats-slanging from Corbyn, and tired set pieces from May, there was an interesting exchange over the customs union. Are we seeing glimmers that the previously immovable May may be able to change her mind?

Corbyn went in with the familiar line of attack