Sir John Major has said he believes Britain will rejoin the EU or form a “new alliance” with the bloc within the next generation.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a wait for a ruling from the UK’s highest court over his advice to the Queen to suspend Parliament for five weeks.
Parliament may remain suspended even if Boris Johnson loses a historic Supreme Court case over the five-week prorogation.
Former prime minister Sir John Major believes Boris Johnson’s prorogation decision was motivated by his “political interest” in closing down Parliament ahead of the UK’s exit from the EU.
Sir John Major has launched a savage attack on Boris Johnson and his Government – urging the new Prime Minister to ditch his “overmighty advisers” before politics is poisoned “beyond repair”.
Sir John Major has warned a so-called hard Brexit will encourage a second Scottish independence referendum and said it would be "reckless" to ignore the risk.
Former Prime Minister Sir John Major has said it was “frankly absurd” for the SNP to claim Holyrood would not be given more powers in the event of a “no” vote.