May hopes to lure Labour with customs plan

May hopes to lure Labour with customs plan
Appealing to Corbyn a risk for May. Pic: Getty

British officials have been drafting a new law to provide for a customs union style arrangement with the EU to guarantee there is no need for checks on goods crossing the UK’s border

Theresa May is weighing up plans to win the support of opposition Labour politicians for her Brexit deal, including potentially a much tighter customs relationship with the European Union, according to a person familiar with the matter.

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