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What did Theresa May say in her Brexit speech today?

Britain will not be “keeping bits of EU membership”

By Andrew Hammond  

Prime Minister Theresa May speaking at Lancaster House in London where she outlined her plans for Brexit ©Kirsty Wigglesworth/PA Wire/PA Images

Theresa May set out her long-awaited Brexit vision today, in her most important speech yet as prime minister. She advocated a hard Brexit, arguing against “keeping bits of EU membership,” including of the Single Market. While the speech has been warmly welcomed by Brexiteers, it will divide the nation.…

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