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Brexit: Petition to revoke Article 50 to be debated next week

Image copyright UK Parliament website The government has officially responded to the record-breaking petition calling for Brexit to be cancelled, which will be debated by MPs next week.The petition, which has passed more than 5.75m signatures, has been scheduled for debate on Monday, 1 April along with two other Brexit petitions.Responding, the government said it…

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What voters make of Brexit now

Almost three years ago the UK voted in favour of leaving the EU.Yet the original departure date of 29 March has been delayed and the government is searching for a way forward.So, what do the majority of the UK’s voters now think about Brexit? How well have talks been handled?Theresa May argues that her deal…

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Do petitions ever work?

More than five million people in the UK have signed a petition calling on the government to stop Brexit by revoking Article 50.It’s the most popular petition to ever have been submitted on the UK Parliament’s website – and historians say it is the biggest ever petition to parliament in history.But the government has ruled…