‘Significant risks’ to UK food standards ahead after Brexit and Covid – report | Evening Standard

“It comes in response to pressures caused by Britain’s departure from the EU, the coronavirus pandemic and the war in Ukraine, the two agencies said.” https://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/brexit-food-standards-agency-government-b1008606.html ‘Significant risks’ to UK food standards ahead after Brexit and Covid – report | Evening Standard The other is the delay in establishing full UK imports controls for high-risk […]

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NatWest’s Sir Howard Davies: ‘I’m quite pessimistic. Brexit was a significant mistake’ | The Observer

“The banker and former regulator has seen many crises in his career, but war and political division have him worried.” https://www.theguardian.com/business/2022/may/21/natwests-sir-howard-davies-im-quite-pessimistic-brexit-was-a-significant-mistake?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_Other

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Brexit has increased risk of dangerous foods reaching UK, watchdog warns | The Independent

“Food Standards Agency is shut out of EU’s ‘rapid alert system’ – and faces huge extra costs to build alternative defences.” https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/food-safety-brexit-imports-salmonella-b2081022.html Brexit has increased risk of dangerous foods reaching UK, watchdog warns Food Standards Agency is shut out of EU’s ’rapid alert system’ – and faces huge extra costs to build alternative defences www.independent.co.uk

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Our politicians won’t mention the B-word – but Brexit has made Britain’s economic crisis worse | The Independent

“Our silence over the issue is compounding the problem.” https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/brexit-cost-of-living-bank-england-b2080673.html Our politicians won’t mention the B-word – but Brexit has made Britain’s economic crisis worse | The Independent Here’s how Brexit is worsening the crisis: the European Union was – and still is – our biggest trading partner. We buy most of our food and […]

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Is the BBC afraid to mention Brexit? | Robespierre on You Tube

“There seems to be an approach to avoid mentioning ‘Brexit’ where possible. It’s affecting all of this because it’s difficult to import and source goods from the EU.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D3ApvYgLn9Y Is The BBC Afraid To Mention Brexit? Martin Kennedy of the National Farmers Union in Scotland was interviewed by the BBC on Sunday where he was […]

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Scotland’s islanders ‘abandoned’ after losing £20m EU funding in first year of Brexit | The Times

“Scotland’s islanders are out of pocket after losing £20m of EU funding in the first year of Brexit.” https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/islanders-abandoned-post-brexit-3xk75gssj Scotland’s islanders ‘abandoned’ after losing £20m EU funding in first year of Brexit | Scotland | The Times Scotland’s islanders are out of pocket after losing £20 million of EU funding in the first year of […]

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