UK Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Esther McVey arrives at Downing Street in London on October 9, 2018.- Reuters pic  LONDON, MAY 26 – UK to close the EU in late October, though it means to go without agreement, Conservative legislature Esther McVey, one of the candidates to succeed Theresa May as prime minister, said Today.
is the key date and we come out then, and if that means no agreement, that's what it means," said McVey, a former British Prime Minister, Sky News.
"This date is now fixed. We will not ask for further extensions that are part of the corrosive uncertainty tainty that individuals, businesses and the country do not want." – Reuters