Ministers say leaving the EU ‘has given the UK a world of future opportunities’. So I have tracked down the travel advantages.
Over the last weekend, the Port of Dover has handled almost 142,000 travellers, many of whom have been forced to wait for hours to cross the borders into France.
The UK asked for an European Union external frontier, similar to the hard borders the EU has with Russia and Turkey, to take effect in Kent.
"Since brexit it's been necessary to have every single passport stamped at Dover... and as a result of that everything takes much longer..."
The Port of Dover has declared a "critical incident" due to five-hour queues leading to the ferry terminal and people are blaming Brexit.
EasyJet had 8,000 applications from EU citizens – but had to turn them down because of Brexit 21/06/2022
EasyJet reportedly had to turn down thousands of job applications from EU citizens because of Brexit.
"Thirty per cent of the people who worked in UK aviation before the covid pandemic were EU nationals."