Corbyn and May agree to more talks after ‘constructive’ first day

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Corbyn and May agree to more talks after ‘constructive’ first day

Labour leader under pressure from Emily Thornberry to put any pact to a second public vote

Jeremy Corbyn will resume Brexit talks with the prime minister on Thursday, after Labour tensions over a second referendum burst into the open, with the shadow foreign secretary, Emily Thornberry, writing to colleagues to insist any pact must be put to a public vote.

Both Labour and Downing Street described the discussions as “constructive” and said they would hold technical talks, facilitated by civil servants, on Thursday.

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