‘Brexit is materially restricting our growth now,’ manufacturer Farrat says. / Manchester — Sick of customs delays and extra bureaucracy since Britain left the EU, Farrat, a small manufacturer on the edge of Manchester, is ramping up investment to compensate — in Germany.
Sick of customs delays and extra bureaucracy since Britain left the European Union, Farrat, a small manufacturer on the edge of Manchester, is ramping up investment to compensate - in Germany.
'£200k of seafood wasted and that's just the beginning. Sorry Jeremy Hunt, Brexit has been devastating' 30/01/2023
At New Smithfield Market the Chancellor's claims that Brexit would 'energise' Britain's economy were given short shrift.
Subrahmaniam Krishnan-Harihara, Head of Research at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, said: "Despite the untouchability of Brexit politically it has undoubtedly had an impact on the strength of our currency, and added a layer of complexity to international trade."
Charlie Cornish says departure from EU has harmed UK aviation sector’s ability to recruit workers.
Rising inflation, Brexit and pandemic blamed as school expansion costs rocket by a quarter 19/08/2022
A £1.2M rise in the cost of expanding a special school has been blamed on rising inflation and the impact of Brexit and covid. Rumworth Special School is expanding to be able to accept up to 400 pupils by 2026.
Labour shortages, Brexit and war in Ukraine will lead to rising construction costs, says survey 30/06/2022
Labour shortages, Brexit red tape and the war in Ukraine will lead to further increases in construction costs in the UK, according to a major survey.
A new government scheme was meant to replace EU structural funds lost after Britain left. But critics say it delivers less money and will do little to bolster the Tories’ levelling up agenda.
A HOLIDAYMAKER was left fuming after being escorted out of an airport when she was refused entry to board a flight for her friend’s wedding.
Manchester United and Erik ten Hag 'may face Brexit complications over assistant appointment' 12/04/2022
Manchester United and Erik ten Hag could face complications over any move to bring Robin van Persie back to Old Trafford as assistant manager - according to reports.
Trip by Andy Burnham and Steve Rotheram follows poor relations due to NI protocol row.
Ireland's diplomatic presence in Britain has increased, with the opening today of a Consulate General in Manchester.
‘People should know the truth about Brexit’: Businesswoman speaks out after controversial BBC edit 18/09/2021
"Brexit is very damaging to this country and it is only going to get worse," she said.
Freight company director blames new requirement for EU transport firms to provide VAT and tariff guarantees.
Manchester’s hotel bosses are embarking on a recruitment drive to fill the labour gaps created by Brexit and the coronavirus pandemic.
Key workers 'crying out for child care'.
Fashion company boss says only way for many firms to survive as costs soar is to open bases in France, costing vital UK jobs.
More than a quarter of Greater Manchester firms say Brexit is having a negative impact on them 02/02/2021
The Chamber of Commerce says requests for help are coming in ‘thick and fast’ amid cost increases and confusion about red tape
MANCHESTER will be the location for a new Consulate General of Ireland due to be opened in England next year it was revealed this week.
Coveney announces plan ahead of virtual Dublin visit by Manchester and Liverpool mayors.