Brexit means fewer British products in supermarkets, farmers tell MPs | The Independent

“Stephen Taylor, managing director of Winterwood Farms in Maidstone, Kent, said the government’s advice to replace lost EU Labour with British workers and robots showed how ‘out-of-touch’ ministers have become.” https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-british-food-supermarkets-farmers-b2092612.html%3famp

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Jenrick expresses disappointment at Goodlife Food’s decision to move manufacturing abroad | Newark Advertiser

“The decision has been taken to close the UK manufacturing site in Newark and subsequently to move all volume into our group production facilities in mainland Europe.” https://www.newarkadvertiser.co.uk/news/mps-disappointment-at-food-manufacturers-decision-to-quit-9249349/?fbclid=IwAR2zcRsEczr4bc7_WpYlqN0EAEjZJdsCi6G2RsGI6opZYCe-qdxuXNdxx98

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‘We’ve been robbed’: Post-Brexit cash for Teesside well below EU money it replaces, says MP | Teesside Live

“We’ve been robbed. In the 2019 General Election, the Tories pledged to match ‘at a minimum’ EU social funding after we left the EU, but the reality shows the complete opposite. Instead of the £73m the Tees Valley got before ‘Brexit’, we’re getting £46m – a 37% cut.” https://www.gazettelive.co.uk/news/teesside-news/weve-been-robbed-post-brexit-23696621

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Rosslare set for investment in the region of €90m through the Brexit Adjustment Reserve | Independent.ie

“A total of €1bn in EU funding was allocated to Ireland as part of the scheme.” https://m.independent.ie/regionals/wexford/news/rosslare-set-for-investment-in-the-region-of-90m-through-the-brexit-adjustment-reserve-41157364.html

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