The 432-202 vote to reject her proposal was the biggest defeat in the House of Commons for a prime minister in recent British history. And it underscores how comprehensively May has failed to build consensus behind any single vision of how to exit the European Union.
"Mr Speaker, the House has spoken and the Government will listen. It is clear that the House does not support this deal. But tonight’s vote tells us nothing about what it does support," said Theresa May.
The BMW-owned brand, which reported record 2018 sales, said that despite the steps it was taking to prepare for Brexit, it was impossible to predict what would happen if there is not a managed transition after March 29.
Britain is due to leave the EU on March 29 but May's inability so far to get her deal for a managed exit through parliament has alarmed business leaders and investors who fear the country is heading for an damaging no-deal Brexit.
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May, Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn arrived at the scene of Grenfell Tower fire tragedy. Britons also wrote wall messages in support of victims affected by the massive fire.