Sligo/Leitrim TD says ‘hard’ border now more likely than ‘soft’ border

A Sligo/Leitrim TD has said that a ‘hard’ border is now more likely than a ‘soft’ border.

Conservatives in the UK have spent the week voting to alter proposals for a so-called soft Brexit, drawn up by the Prime Minister last weekend.

Theresa May also faces a potentially embarrassing resignation speech by former Foreign Secretary Borris Johnson later.

Sinn Fein’s Martin Kenny says if a hard border becomes reality, then senior members of the Tory party will blame the EU: