Taoiseach Leo Varadkar:  he is due to meet British prime minister Theresa May in London on Monday. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will meet British prime minister Theresa May in London this afternoon and tell her Brexit must not adversely affect the “rights(...)

Ian Paisley jnr in 2007. He is reported as saying: ‘All the guff around a soft or flexible Brexit, we read as really no Brexit.” FIle photograph: Eric Luke

A senior DUP politician has claimed his party wants out of the customs union as part of “hard” Brexit, according to online reports. BBC journalist An(...)