Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen
My colleague Jennifer Rankin says EU sources have their concerns about the UK government’s reported plan to effectively extend customs union membership.
EU sources cautious on pos Brexit customs union climbdown and unsurprisingly want to see proposals. One concern is that gov just playing for time and still pinning homes on customs p/ship ( aka “magical thinking”) or max-fac (“less useful than a deodorant”). https://t.co/r2iV8cQDMZ
Here is my colleague Robert Booth’s story on the Judith Hackitt review of building regulations published this morning in response to the Grenfell Tower fire.