Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A historical political resource." 
Email: Password:

  Fears of no-deal chaos as ministers forced to publish secret Brexit papers
Parent(s) Container 
Last EditedRP  Sep 11, 2019 04:49pm
Logged 0
AuthorHeather Stewart and Peter Walker
News DateWednesday, September 11, 2019 09:05:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionA no-deal Brexit could result in rising food and fuel prices, disruption to medicine supplies and public disorder on Britain’s streets, according to secret documents the government was forced by MPs to publish on Wednesday.

A five-page document spelling out the government’s “planning assumptions” under Operation Yellowhammer – the government’s no-deal plan – was disclosed in response to a “humble address” motion.

The content of the document was strikingly similar to the plan leaked to the Sunday Times in August, which the government dismissed at the time as out of date.
ArticleRead Full Article

Date Category Headline Article Contributor