No 10 expects rebel move against no-deal Brexit on 9 September

Boris Johnson thinks EU will do nothing until it sees outcome of parliamentary battle Downing Street believes rebel MPs will try to make a move to stop a no-deal Brexit in the second week of September, with the EU unlikely to respond until after that battle has played out. A senior government source said the date for a parliamentary battle was expected to be 9 September a week after MPs return from their summer break. Boris Johnson may meet key …

Want to know what a Boris Johnson government would look like? I have just the book | John Harris

Among the would-be PMs backers are the authors of Britannia Unchained, and their vision of deregulated Britain is terrifying, says Guardian columnist John Harris Seven years ago, a group of Conservative MPs who had taken their parliamentary seats in 2010 brought out a slim manifesto for the future of Britain titled one voice: that of unabashed Thatcherites, convinced that hacking back tax and regulation and fixating on the demands of business was as appropriate for the 21st-century UK as it …