Fingerprint and face checks at EU border to take British travellers ‘up to four times longer’ 29/11/2022
Entry-Exit System that UK asked to be subject to could cause serious snarl-ups at ports and airports.
A Brexit border control post in Holyhead is set to shrink under plans for a lighter touch system using more data and technology. In May, the UK Government delayed introducing more checks on EU goods entering the UK for the fourth time over fears it will impact supply chains and add to rising inflation.
Border Communities Against Brexit have roundly condemned the planned move to introduce a new Electronic Authorisation Scheme for non Irish and UK cross border visitors in the new year.
Businesses had protested that the ‘UKCA’ quality mark represented pointless and costly red tape.
British retailer warns of ‘gathering storm’ of higher costs and pressure on budgets.
British firms are yet to see any upside from Brexit, according to one of the UK’s top executives, who urged Prime Minister Rishi Sunak to improve the trade agreement with the European Union to boost growth.
How Brexit helped create the migrant crisis 03/11/2022
The migrant crisis has exposed a common fallacy about Brexit, that you can simply "pull up the drawbridge" and wish it away.
British Chambers of Commerce urges government to ‘cut red tape on UK-EU goods movements’.
The Port of Dover has called on the government to share the “rules of the game” when it comes to post-Brexit checks.
Constitution Secretary Angus Robertson told the event an independent Scotland could be a ‘bridge’ between the EU and the rest of the UK. /
Eurostar blames Brexit as 'main factor' in cutting Disneyland Paris trains and St Pancras station delays 27/09/2022
Extra border checks mean St Pancras can't handle as many passengers as it did before Brexit.
Labour’s leader is perceived to be sitting on his hands over Europe. But private discussions with European leaders tell a different story.
Brexit border check delays trigger 'unavoidable' redundancies at Hull's port health authority 14/09/2022
People employed to deal with new border checks in Hull which were subsequently shelved by the government have been made redundant, it has been revealed.
Europe-bound trains won’t stop at Ashford and Ebbsfleet International stations for at least ‘two to three years’.
The government’s chief illusionist waves his bureaucracy-busting wand at the British state and suggests some services may be surplus to requirements.
Spiralling inflation, crops left in the field and travel chaos: 10 reasons Brexit has been disastrous for Britain 03/02/2022
As small businesses crumble, shelves get emptier and the care-worker shortage intensifies, life outside the EU is having a dire effect on many of us. Why aren’t politicians talking about it?
The introduction of electronic travel authorisations (ETAs) will further impact on border delays and costs, particularly for UK citizens.
A Dorset farm has suspended more than £150,000 of orders and may be forced to abandon any future activity in Europe because of post-Brexit changes at sea ports.
Lengthy delays for passengers travelling to and from the UK have been exacerbated by confusion over the documents EU citizens living in the UK need in order to return, according to the citizens’ rights agency set up under the Brexit deal.
Brexit is not done for many British-European families, even two and a half years after the UK left the European Union.
Is Brexit to blame for Dover chaos? 25/07/2022
UK and French officials in war of words as holidaymakers hit by long delays.
A French regional leader has blamed Brexit for delays at Dover and Folkestone and suggested the UK should join the Schengen zone.
Following a weekend of utter chaos at the Channel crossing, James O'Brien reminds listeners how the Tories insisted Brexit would not bring about these very issues.