• The Commons will presumably now sit on Saturday.
  • But isn’t clear as we write whether there will be an indicative vote or one on a legal text.
  • Nor whether an extension will be proposed or agreed – and in the last case for how long.
  • It is therefore also unclear whether the alternative to the new deal is no deal – or a further postponement of Brexit.
  • Although it is being reported that Labour will support a second referendum on Saturday, Jeremy Corbyn is still using the term “a public vote – which would also cover a general election.