Prime Minister, Theresa May, gave a statement on the EU Council in the House of Commons on Monday 24 October 2016.
Leader of the Opposition, Jeremy Corbyn, responded on behalf of the Opposition.
European Council October 2016
The Prime Minister attended the meeting of the European Council on 20-21 October 2016.
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