What does the European election manifesto of each party say about Brexit?

Politics Explained: The unexpected elections are shaping up to be about only one thing

Lizzy Buchan
Political Correspondent
Monday 13 May 2019 11:02
Countdown to Brexit: How many days left until Britain leaves the EU?

The elections that many thought – or hoped – would never occur are nearly upon us.

Seventy-three British MEPs will be elected to represent the 12 UK electoral regions at the European parliament for what is likely to be an uncertain tenure.

The contest is taking place only because Theresa May was unable to deliver Brexit on time, pushing the UK’s potential departure date back to October and forcing the UK to take part in the European elections.

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