Brexit

Brexit has fueled soaring food prices in the UK, says Bank of England politician

Brexit is contributing to a spike in food prices as the country slips into recession, a senior Bank of England official has warned. Swati Dhingra – the newest member of the Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), which sets interest rates – also used an interview with the Observer to suggest that the next round of …

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Brexit has made Britain the sick man of Europe again | William Kegan

When recently asked about the Today program to quote chapter and verse on the subject of Brexit “opportunities” Michael Gove, the Secretary of State for All Seasons, was hopelessly out of depth. However, Gove missed a round. What he should have said, but as a registered Brexiter obviously could not, is that the only “opportunity” …

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Brits start thinking about Brexit again as economy slides into recession

Brits start thinking about Brexit again as economy slides into recession

Anti-Brexit protester Steve Bray (L) and a pro-Brexit protester argue as they demonstrate outside Houses of Parliament in Westminster on January 08, 2019 in London, England. JackTaylor | Getty Images News | Getty Images The UK’s growth prospects are even lower than those of Germany, whose economy is particularly exposed to rising energy prices due …

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Once I sold cheese in Europe. Brexit has brought my business to the brink of destruction | Simon Spurrell

Ohen I voted to remain a member of the EU, it was for practical rather than political reasons. As the founder of a cheese-making company, my experience exporting outside the EU had taught me that leaving the single market would lead to increased costs for my business and countless problems with bureaucracy. News of the …

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