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Brexit then and now

Posted: Mon Oct 19, 2020 3:14 pm
by youngian
There’s going to be a lot of these worth charting. This prediction was fanciful in 2016. Disparate Eurosceptic moaning about Brussels was prominent in 2016 but it didn’t mean withdrawal. Those that did like Le Pen have dropped EU exit policies due to the toxicity of Brexit.

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Mon Oct 19, 2020 3:16 pm
by youngian
You just know Lamont will still say he is correct. Australia Deal is the best option to ‘go global’ or some such bollocks

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Mon Oct 19, 2020 4:38 pm
by Tubby Isaacs
Nice use of the word "access" there.

The comments on that Guardian article, Jeez.

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Tue Oct 20, 2020 12:16 pm
by MisterMuncher
youngian wrote:
Mon Oct 19, 2020 3:16 pm
You just know Lamont will still say he is correct. Australia Deal is the best option to ‘go global’ or some such bollocks
It's the whole fucking shower of them. Not an scintilla of shame, regret, introspection or contrition could be found if you were to break them down to their constituent parts.


Be fun to try, though.

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Sat Jan 09, 2021 4:16 pm
by Cyclist
Do you remember those nice people at Vote Leave assuring us Brexit would sweep away all that red tape, and we would have all the benefits of being in the EU without having to to pay? Well...

https://www.kentonline.co.uk/kent/news/ ... th-240483/

Rampant inflation here we come.

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Sat Jan 09, 2021 4:42 pm
by davidjay
Cyclist wrote:
Sat Jan 09, 2021 4:16 pm
Do you remember those nice people at Vote Leave assuring us Brexit would sweep away all that red tape, and we would have all the benefits of being in the EU without having to to pay? Well...

https://www.kentonline.co.uk/kent/news/ ... th-240483/

Rampant inflation here we come.
Covid. Nothing to do with Brexit.

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2021 4:57 pm
by Boiler

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2021 5:12 pm
by Bones McCoy
Never mind subjects.
Just follow this simple recipe for a tasty sovereignty pie.

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2021 9:58 pm
by youngian
Redwood in 2018 slaps down a metropolitan elite cross-channel haulage operator. I know far more than you about Dover, claimed big mad John


2021 Dig for Victory

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:16 pm
by Boiler
But that prick's mates want to turn farms into housing.

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:22 pm
by Bones McCoy
Boiler wrote:
Mon Jan 11, 2021 10:16 pm
But that prick's mates want to turn farms into housing.
Just like they turned factories into bombsites.

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Tue Jan 12, 2021 12:39 pm
by The Red Arrow
Well...that's somebody's next column sorted...

Welcome to Brexit, sir, I’m sorry.”
Dutch officials seize ham sandwiches of drivers arriving from UK

Personal imports of meat and dairy products into EU banned since Brexit transition ended

https://www.theguardian.com/politics/20 ... sh-drivers

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Tue Jan 12, 2021 12:49 pm
by mr angry manchester
You couldn't make it up!

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Tue Jan 12, 2021 1:11 pm
by Projective Unity
To Hell in a Hamcart.


I'll get me coat :arrow:

Re: Brexit then and now

Posted: Tue Jan 12, 2021 1:49 pm
by Bones McCoy
Gammons for ham!!