Theresa May’s attempt to break the Brexit deadlock by holding talks with Jeremy Corbyn leads the papers on Wednesday.
The Prime Minister will put a “soft” Brexit on the table for negotiations with the Labour leader that were offered following a marathon Cabinet meeting on Tuesday, The Times reports.
— The Times Pictures (@TimesPictures) April 2, 2019
Mr Corbyn accepted the offer, which will also see Brexit delayed, the Daily Mirror reports.
— Daily Mirror (@DailyMirror) April 2, 2019
The Guardian says the move is a significant shift for the PM, but sources in both parties cautioned it will be extremely difficult to reach an agreement in such a short timeframe.
Guardian front page, Wednesday 3 April 2019: May calls for talks with Corbyn in bid to save Brexit￼ pic.twitter.com/nq9NrZWRVg
— The Guardian (@guardian) April 2, 2019
The Daily Express says Mrs May has taken a “massive gamble” by inviting the Labour leader to talk.
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— Daily Express (@Daily_Express) April 2, 2019
The Daily Telegraph said she ignored the will of her Cabinet by ruling out a no-deal Brexit and extending Article 50.
— The Telegraph (@Telegraph) April 2, 2019
Her actions “inflamed” Tory infighting over Europe, the Financial Times reports.
— Financial Times (@FinancialTimes) April 2, 2019
Senior Tories now fear the party could be on the verge of a split that could bring down the Government, the Daily Mail reports.
— Daily Mail U.K. (@DailyMailUK) April 2, 2019
The Sun, the i and the Metro also lead with the PM’s latest roll of the dice, which also saw a snap election ruled out.
— Metro Newspaper UK (@MetroUKNews) April 2, 2019
— i newspaper (@theipaper) April 2, 2019