Brexit: Theresa May urges MPs to 'take a second look' at her deal – Politics live

Tory whip Gareth Johnson has resigned, saying he cannot support May’s deal in Tuesday’s vote

8.59pm GMT

We’re going to close down this live blog now – thanks for reading it and for all the comments throughout the day. Here’s a summary of the afternoon’s events:

Related: May faces crushing Brexit defeat despite last-minute plea to MPs

8.04pm GMT

My colleague, Jessica Elgot, has a little more detail on those suggestions emanating from the PLP meeting tonight that a no-confidence vote might not be far off, should May’s deal – as is expected – be voted down tomorrow:

New – A Labour source underlines that defeat in no confidence motion ≠ Labour endorses second referendum

“A public vote is *one* of the options, it doesn’t say it’s the preferred option or the default option. Obviously we will judge how to deal with the options.”

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Source: theguardian