Corbyn’s Brexit policy biggest barrier to staying in single market, says Labour MP

Wes Streeting urges Jeremy Corbyn to back continued membership of EU’s single market and customs union

Labour’s Brexit policy is now the single biggest barrier to Britain remaining in the EU single market, the Ilford North MP, Wes Streeting, will claim on Saturday.

Streeting is one of a well-coordinated group of vocal backbench rebels campaigning for leader Jeremy Corbyn to harden Labour policy by saying he would back continued membership of the single market and the customs union.

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