European Union Withdrawal Bill
Disclaimer: We recorded this just a couple of hours before Boris Johnson Boris Johnson called for a December 12 snap election - but still contains loads of great chat about whether a Christmas snap poll is a good idea for the Tories and Labour! MPs have backed Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal in principle, but refused to allow it go through the Commons in time for October 31 deadline agreed with the EU. Time for an election then? The PM wants one, but who will it favour? Arj Singh and Rachel Wearmouth are joined by Conservative MP Bim Afolami and Anand Menon, director of the UK In A Changing Europe think-tank, to talk over another dramatic week in Westminster.
Pro-EU MPs are furious with the PM
The PM could see her Brexit strategy torn up by MPs this week
When we are faced with an EU Withdrawal Bill that is so flawed and so fundamental to our future wellbeing, we have an absolute duty to do everything within our power to put it right