An uncertain, confusing time in politics. Prime Minister Theresa May offers to quit to get her European Union divorce deal through parliament, but the DUP, crucial to getting the vote through are unmoved and say they will reject it again.

Then indicative votes are all voted down with the highest number supporting a new referendum. Hardline Brexiteers who had earlier rallied behind the new deal cry foul saying the indicative votes, due to be recast on Monday, have no power.

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Hopes have been raised that Honda’s Swindon plant could be saved after reports that BMW is interested in taking over the factory when the Japanese manufacturer leaves in 2021.

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Five-a-side football firm Goals Soccer Centres has uncovered “substantial” VAT errors totalling £12m so far, but has warned the final cost is not yet known.