Joanna Cherry

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  British Prime Minister Boris Johnson reacting to the result of the  vote  delaying approval of his Brexit deal at the House of Commons  on Saturday. Photograph: UK Parliamentary Recording Unit.

The Commons vote for Oliver Letwin’s amendment by 322 to 306 is a setback for Boris Johnson, made possible by the DUP’s 10 votes, but it leaves him st(...)

Jolyon Maugham QC: “Our concern has always been that this is not a prime minister who can be trusted.” Photograph:  Andrew Milligan/PA

Boris Johnson will write a letter asking the EU to delay Brexit by three months if no deal is agreed by October 19th, according to government papers s(...)

Anti-Brexit protesters outside the  Edinburgh courts. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA

The ruling from three judges in Scotland’s highest court could not have been starker: Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend parliament for five weeks&nb(...)

 DUP leader Arlene Foster: the withdrawal agreement ‘poses a threat to the integrity of the UK’.  Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

The DUP has said it will not support Theresa May’s government if it tables a fresh meaningful Brexit vote because “the necessary changes we seek to th(...)

Anti-Brexit demonstrators protest outside  the Houses of Parliament in London yesterday. Neither Brussels nor Dublin will offer any concessions ahead of the Brexit vote to help British prime minister Theresa May win it. Photograph:  Ben Stansall/Getty Images

During the second day of debate on Theresa May’s Brexit deal on Wednesday, the SNP’s Joanna Cherry compared Scotland’s voice in the negotiations with (...)

Scottish first minister and SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon visits an amusement park in Motherwell. The major UK parties have looked to strategic voting to halt the advance of the SNP. Photograph: Andy Buchanan/AFP/Getty Images

Alastair Cameron had just arrived home on September 18th last year, the night of the Scottish independence referendum, when he got a telephone call sh(...)