Former Chancellor Philip Hammond, who quit the government last week before Boris Johnson took over as prime minister, has held secret talks with the opposition Labour Party about how to stop a no-deal Brexit, a newspaper said.
British gov’t presents draft legislation to reduce carbon emissions to net zero by 2050.
Britain’s top share index rose robustly as HSBC led a rally in banking stocks.
Theresa May says that failing to secure a deal with the EU before Britain leaves “wouldn’t be the end of the world”.
Britain’s finance minister finds himself at the centre of a fraught debate over Brexit.