I just ran into an exuberant David Davis bounding up the stairs of 4 Millbank on his way to do a TV interview. The Government is about to make a statement on the future of 42 days now that the Lords have voted decisively against it at Second Reading. It seems more than 100 Labour Peers never showed up.
Will they now ditch the whole thing? They ought to. And if they do, they will have done the right thing.