BBC News - UK Politics 8 December 2017

Brexit: 'Breakthrough' deal paves way for future trade talks

Theresa May says there will be no hard Irish border, paving the way for the start of trade talks.

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Brexit talks: Tusk says hardest negotiations are ahead

The president of the European Council has said more clarity is needed in how Britain sees its future relationship with the EU.

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Nicola Sturgeon welcomes Brexit deal progress

But Scotland's first minister warns that the next stage of the negotiations are going to be even tougher.

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Mental health: Jeremy Hunt says the NHS needs to 'be better' at dealing with crisis patients

The health secretary says the NHS needs to be better at dealing with mental health crisis cases.

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Brexit deal: How the night unfolded in tweets

A dramatic dawn breakthrough has seen the PM secure a last minute deal to move Brexit talks onto the next phase.

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Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU

A guide to how the UK will leave the European Union after the 2016 referendum.

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