Brian Hayes: Britain’s Brexit battering is only beginning

Our neighbours are already lagging behind the rest of Europe. This nightmare is bad enough for us without jumping after them

9th July, 2017

Some months ago, I thought it impossible for a change of mind on the part of the British when it came to Brexit. Now I am not so sure. While they are leaving the EU, nobody knows where they will end up and what the new Britain/EU relationship might look like.

Firstly, it’s going to take much longer to achieve Brexit than people think. It could be closer to a ten-year project. The final...

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