Good news on Brexit?

Inside Politics: Leo Varadkar tells the Dáil he believes a Brexit talks breakthrough is likely in the coming weeks

Leo Varadkar: Struck a note of cautious optimism in the Dail on Brexit. Photograph: PA Wire

Leo Varadkar: Struck a note of cautious optimism in the Dail on Brexit. Photograph: PA Wire

Good morning.

Today is the birthday of Jean Monnet, one of the founding fathers of the European Union. What would he have made of Brexit?

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