Brexit crisis: Sky News understands PM has sent additional letter going beyond the Benn act stressing he does not want and will not negotiate an extension with the EU

Brexit Crisis: Prime Minister Boris Johnson has sent a letter to EU Council President Donald Tusk seeking a Brexit extension complying with the Benn act

Brexit Crisis: EU official says Donald Tusk will start consulting EU leaders on that basis and it “may take a few days”

Brexit Crisis: EU official says Donald Tusk will start consulting EU leaders on that basis and it “may take a few days”

Brexit Crisis: EU official says PM Boris Johnson has confirmed to EU Council President Donald Tusk that an extension letter would be sent today

Brexit Crisis: Boris Johnson has written to all MPs saying “I will continue to do all I can to get Brexit done on 31 October so the country can move on – and I hope I can count on your support in doing so”

Brexit Crisis: Boris Johnson has written to all MPs saying “I will continue to do all I can to get Brexit done on 31 October so the country can move on – and I hope I can count on your support in doing so”