The Government has so far been defeated three times in the House of Lords this evening - and may well be defeated on several more votes.
Peers are voting on amendments to the controversial secret court legislation. The Justice and Security Bill allows more cases to be held in secret without claimants being able to hear the evidence against them.
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Sergei and Yulia Skripal remain unconscious and in critical conditions following the March 4 attack in Salisbury.
Sir Vince Cable said it was clear that Britain's EU partners would welcome a change of heart on Brexit 'with open arms'.
Visitors to Salisbury city centre are down 90% in the wake of the nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter.