Brexit news: Tory fury over party plot to rubbish Canada-style Brexit trade deal | Politics | News – UK



A leaked memo showed that pro-Brussels Tory MPs were planning to publish a joint letter tomorrow expressing opposition to the alternative Brexit blueprint being championed by Boris Johnson and other Eurosceptics.

The memo, sent by former Tory minister Philip Lee to party colleagues, also expressed support for a second referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU.

Owen Paterson, a former Cabinet minister and leading Leave campaigner, was scathing about the pro-Brussels plot.

He said: “17.4…


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