Local MEP says British politicians face a lot of soul searching over Brexit deal

Shannonside MEP Mairead McGuinness has said British politicians face a great deal of soul searching as they now consider their position.

The Vice-President of the European Parliament says that politicians will have to think deeply about the decisions they make.

The MEP for the Midlands/North-West made her comments as uncertainty mounts over whether the agreement can secure the backing of MPs in the House of Commons.