News - People's Vote

Thomas – Ideological experiment of Brexit threatening the capital

The Centre for London’s latest quarterly economic survey points to the uncertainty around Brexit damaging economic prospects and making the capital a less attractive place to live.

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Doughty – No wonder confidence in PM’s handling of Brexit negotiations has collapsed

The ORB Brexit polling tracker has found that approval ratings for the management of Brexit negotiations and confidence in the Prime Minister to secure the right deal for the country have hit new lows.

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Research shows Brexit means Brie-xit

Research published by LSE today shows that, when it comes to dairy products, the Government’s Brexit strategy has more holes than a Swiss cheese.

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Umunna – Government squabbles over Brexit while jobs are at risk

Ministers continue to brief against one another and against Downing Street as the Government’s proposals on Brexit continue to crumble.

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Kyle – Financial services sector must not be sacrificed on the altar of hard Brexit

The Financial Times is reporting that the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, is warning financial services companies that they may need to seek “alternative pathways to growth” as a result of Brexit.

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Grove-White – Fox comments show shambolic Government lurching towards no deal Brexit

The Sunday Times is reporting that International Trade Secretary, Liam Fox, now says a no deal Brexit is more likely than agreeing a deal with the EU.

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Leslie – Police should be fighting crime not preparing for a post-Brexit shambles

The I newspaper is tonight reporting that the Government are considering plans to cancel police leave after Brexit.

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Sir Vince Cable and Sarah Wollaston to headline People’s Vote rally for the South West

Details have been announced today of politicians, activists and South West campaigners who will speak at the rally for a People’s Vote in Bristol next Saturday (August 11)

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Leslie – Carney right to warn of the Brexit risks

On the Today Programme this morning the Governor of the Bank of England described a no deal Brexit as “highly undesirable” and outlined how the UK has under-performed the global economy since 2016’s referendum.

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Williams – May’s hard Brexit is very bad news for the NHS and doctors know it

NHS doctors think that Brexit threatens to be very bad news indeed for the NHS, a new academic-led study has revealed.

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Leslie – Interest rate rise sign of Brexit weakness

The Bank of England has increased the base rate by 0.25% to 0.75%.

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McGovern – No part of the UK needs a People’s Vote more than Northern Ireland

The negative impact of the threat of Brexit on the Northern Ireland economy is growing according to the Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce, with close to one-third (32%) of companies surveyed saying Brexit is having an adverse impact on their business, compared to one-fifth (20%) two years ago.

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