BBC News - Politics Cash cuts 'threaten school standards', say MPs 2017-03-29T09:21:05.000000Z MPs say a school funding crisis in England must be tackled as a "matter of urgency". Article 50: May signs letter that will trigger Brexit 2017-03-29T08:52:18.000000Z The letter will be delivered to the EU on Wednesday, marking formal notice of the UK's exit. Hammond on Brexit: 'Can't have cake and eat it' 2017-03-29T08:02:41.000000Z Chancellor Philip Hammond says there will be give and take in Brexit negotiations Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU 2017-03-29T07:56:51.000000Z A guide to how the UK will leave the European Union following the 23 June referendum vote. 'This affects all parts and all people’ 2017-03-29T06:39:24.000000Z Lord Gus O'Donnell says there will be a price to pay for Brexit Marine Le Pen on why the EU wants Brexit to be painful 2017-03-29T00:18:40.000000Z Though the French presidential candidate still thinks Great Britain will negotiate a good deal. Brexit: Theresa May eyes 'special partnership' with EU 2017-03-28T19:12:46.000000Z The PM wants a "deep partnership" with the EU as she prepares to begin process of leaving. Holyrood backs Sturgeon's call for Indyref2 2017-03-28T18:38:30.000000Z MSPs voted by 69 to 59 in favour of seeking permission for a referendum before the UK leaves the EU. All in the timing 2017-03-28T18:33:13.000000Z The Scottish Parliament has backed a second independence referendum - but what happens next? Scottish Parliament backs referendum call 2017-03-28T16:37:23.000000Z It is agreed by 69 votes to 59 that Nicola Sturgeon should make a request to the UK government.