Article 50

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:50 pm on 29th March 2017.

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Photo of Michael Fabricant Michael Fabricant Conservative, Lichfield 12:50 pm, 29th March 2017

First, may I reassure my right hon. Friend that Donald Tusk has indeed received the letter? He tweeted about it one minute early—at 12.29 pm our time—which shows the keenness of our team. May I also tell the Prime Minister that Donald Tusk has said he is missing us already, but that he recognises it is in the European Union’s interest, as well as that of the United Kingdom, that we achieve an agreement that will benefit both sides in this negotiation?