UK 's worst-case no-deal Brexit plan warns of food shortages, public disorder
The British government's plans for a no-deal Brexit warn of severe disrupti...
An electronic billboard displaying a British government Brexit information awareness campaign advertisement is seen in London, Britain, September 11, 2019. REUTERS/Toby Melville
It said lorries could have to wait up to two and a half days to cross the English Channel and British citizens could be subject to increased immigration checks at EU border posts.
Traffic queues could affect fuel deliveries, disrupting supplies in London and south-east England, and panic buying could cause shortages in other parts of the country, it said.
Michael Gove, the minister in charge of coordinating “no-deal” preparations, said then that the document was old and did not reflect current levels of preparedness.
“It is completely irresponsible for the government to have tried to ignore these stark warnings and prevent the public from seeing the evidence,” said Labour’s Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer.
Scotland’s highest court of appeal ruled that decision was unlawful on Wednesday, prompting calls for lawmakers to return to work.Read more: Reuters Top News
It sounds like a self made Blitzkrieg against themselves. Unfortunately the resilient generation is mostly no longer alive. Good luck. Omg this is going to be nearly as bad as the y2k bug. Everyone start prepping. I read the Entire report. No mention of bog roll shortages👍 I’m stockpiling canned confit de canard
Sounds like fun (Mad Max, Euro ed.) save_israa Don’t worry, tins of Fray Bentos steak & kidney pies will keep forever, likewise baked beans. We survived WWII.........! Theatrics
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