Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson to meet Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg as Northern Ireland denies fresh hopes for deal

Boris Johnson will maintain Brexit talks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg on Monday, Downing Street has confirmed.

The “working lunch” shall be the pair’s first face-to-face assembly for the reason that Prime Minister entered Downing Street in July.

It comes as Ireland’s Premier Leo Varadkar warned of a “very wide gap” between London and the UK on the difficulty of the Irish backstop.

Thee Prime Minister, who’s visiting Yorkshire at this time, advised one Doncaster dealer “we’re going to get a deal”.

“That’s the plan anyway,” he stated. “And if we don’t, we’re coming out on October 31. That’s what we’re going to do. Here we go, that’s democracy.”

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Absolutely nothing David Cameron says about me in his memoirs will diminish my affection and respect for him.”

“He has a legacy to be happy with.”


“I am cautiously optimistic.”


“There is the rough shape of a deal to be done,” the PM says. 

We made a great deal of progress in Ireland.”



Asked a few mass transit system in Leeds, the PM admits one thing wants to be carried out about it however is not going to commit a finances for the mission.


Mr Johnson responds to a query on the under-funding of Sheffield by saying the Government has put £3.6billion into cities.

He then admits this cash received’t apply to Sheffield.

“I’m reluctant to make more spending commitments,” he says.


The MP confirms the home abuse invoice shall be included in the Queen’s speech.



Technical breaches of electoral regulation have been dedicated by Leave.EU in its spending return for its referendum marketing campaign, the Metropolitan Police has stated.

But there’s “insufficient evidence to justify any further criminal investigation”, Scotland Yard confirmed.


The partnership between the railways and the north will contain powers over fares, stations and rolling inventory, Mr Johnson says.


The PM has promised a partnership between the railways and the folks of the trains.

These are the pumping pistons that may drive the northern powerhouse.”



He has additionally promised to give northern communities extra management over their budgets.

We shall be beneficiant on capital spending however selections may have to be made.”


Mr Johnson has stated he will “give the railways of the north back to the people of the north”.

It’s time for the north to run its personal trains.”


Journalist Helen Pidd confirmed the heckler has been “thrown out” of the Convention of the North.



A Twitter person captured footage of the heckler who grilled the PM on his suspension of Parliament.


The PM praised the north of England for giving “the world the railway”.


Mr Johnson stated he is the primary prime minister since Clement Attlee to have been mayor.

He then launched right into a pledge to introduce extra mayors throughout the north.



The PM has stated the Government goes to “maximise the powers of the north”.


Mr Johnson’s speech has been interrupted by a heckler insisting he “clear up this mess”.

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