UNELECTED UK Government minister Malcolm Offord has insisted the Tories have not conned the public over Brexit.
Civil Service jobs: Scaling back to pre-Brexit figures is illogical as UK has more governance now, expert says 13/05/2022
Institute of Government says there is more work for the Civil Service to do now that the UK has left the EU
London: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ordered ministers to slash one in five public service jobs to free up billions for tax cuts.
Brexit-backing Newark left reeling as its biggest employer up sticks – for mainland Europe 20/04/2022
Robert Jenrick said he was disappointed with the decision, but Goodlife Foods said there was "no viable alternative".
Sky's Ian King explains why the company, which cut over 1,000 jobs in response to the pandemic, is again having to slash costs through job losses.
800 crew members have been replaced by “cheap agency workers from eastern Europe” overnight.
The UK’s medicines and devices regulator will stop work that “does not add value” and lose over 100 full time equivalent staff posts as part of its post-Brexit cost cutting drive, a leaked consultation document seen by The BMJ shows. / But experts warned that plans to streamline regulation to speed up the development and approval of new drugs for patients’ benefit carried potential safety risks.
‘What the government once called teething problems have now become a chronic condition’
The pre-Brexit business models for much of Britian’s creative industries are no longer workable, to the extent that many individuals and performers will be forced to quit.
One in three jobs have been lost at a food importing business in Hull despite a pre-pack administration which has saved 32 jobs.
A group of MPs - including Sheffield’s Paul Blomfield - and business leaders have come up with 64 proposals to fix the ‘broken’ Brexit deal.
Alarm raised over business ‘barriers’ which ‘cost jobs and money in the UK’ – as public unhappiness confirmed. / “no appetite for widespread deregulation or divergence from EU rules” – UK Trade and Business Commission
Swindon's Honda factory will close its doors for the final time today - after 36 years in operation.
Trade unions and regulatory experts warn that budget and staff cuts may lead to drug approval delays or the UK regulator simply rubber-stamping EMA decisions.
The UK’s MHRA may have to lay off about 300 of its 1,200 employees, thanks to a decline in income due to reduced medical product submissions following Brexit, spurring anger among unions across the island.
Top level bankers face the axe as Brexit forces reorganisation on sector.
This caller told Eddie Mair he believed Leave voters will soon regret Brexit and realise "they were conned."
Hull trawler sold to Greenlandic fishing interests as owners blame Government 'failure' in post-Brexit negotiations 28/05/2021
The sale of a Hull-registered trawler, with the loss of 25 local jobs, to Greenland, has been described as “a foretaste of what might happen to other distant-waters vessels” if the government does not change course.
GKN is planning to shut an automotive factory in Birmingham with the loss of 500 jobs.
Government criticised for inaction and told “words won’t save careers” in “critical” Brexit touring fiasco 19/05/2021
"The reality is that five months after the deal was struck, the music industry is no further forward" / Ahead of an online summit this week, figures from the UK music industry have criticised the government over the continued lack of action and clarity over the Brexit touring situation.
Brexit… out of fashion in Somerset 04/05/2021
It would be fair to say that businesses in Somerset are now really starting to feel the effects of Brexit and our new trade deals with the EU and the rest of the world. From all the businesses I have spoken to so far the effects have ranged from bureaucratic nightmares with unnecessary paperwork and extra costs to complete shutdowns of exports.
The prime minister has imperilled peace in Northern Ireland, and every day the economic fallout worsens.
The scandals surrounding Boris Johnson hide the disaster that Brexit has created.
Kautex Textron said Brexit and the pandemic were ‘key contributors’ to its South Wales plant facing closure.