Brexit win follows rugby success

Inside Politics: Theresa May concedes the ‘backstop’ would be included in the text of the draft withdrawal agreement.

Theresa May: expressed confidence an alternative arrangement with Ireland could be brokered. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Theresa May: expressed confidence an alternative arrangement with Ireland could be brokered. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Twickenham was not the only venue for winning moves by Irish players over the weekend.

The Government and its officials involved around Brexit secured a win after British prime minister Theresa May conceded the so-called backstop would be included in the text of the draft withdrawal agreement.

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