What are Theresa May's 12 points?


What are the objectives for Brexit which Theresa May has announced and set?

Theresa May announced these as the objectives of her plan to leave the EU.

  • Certainty wherever possible.
  • Control of our own laws.
  • Strengthening the United Kingdom.
  • Maintaining the common travel area with Ireland.
  • Control of immigration.
  • Rights for EU nationals in Britain and British nationals in the EU.
  • Enhancing rights for workers.
  • Free trade with European markets.
  • New trade agreements with other countries.
  • A leading role in science and innovation.
  • Cooperation on crime terrorism and foreign affairs. *And a phased approach delivering a smooth and orderly [exit].

What is the 1922 Committee and why is it called that?

What is the Conservative party's 1922 committee, and how did it get its name?

What are rules for Tory leadership contests?

How does the Conservative party leadership election work, and what is the role of the 1922 committee?

What is a vassal state?

Boris Johnson and Jacob Rees-Mogg warn that the UK would become a 'vassal state' under the Brexit deal supported by Theresa May.

What did John McEnroe say about Serena Williams?

What did former tennis player John McEnroe say about Serena Williams?

Why is Salvador Dali being exhumed?

Why are they digging up artist Salvador Dali's body?

What happened with the BBC News at Ten going off air?

What made the BBC News at Ten crash?

Why is Ed Miliband doing a radio show?

Why is the former Labour leader sitting in for Jeremy Vine?

Why is Daniel Day-Lewis retiring?

Why is three-times Oscar winner actor Daniel Day-Lewis retiring?