Brexit News Archive: 07 Jul 2019

UK car industry future hinges 'not on Brexit, but on batteries'

Jaguar Land Rover boss says UK needs batteries made in Britain - or carmakers will leave The feeling of relief in the British car industry was almost palpable on Friday, when Jaguar Land Rover said it would invest billions in producing new electric vehicles in the UK. After the recent ...
Jasper Jolly / Guardian   |   Sun, 7 Jul 2019 15:00:23

Lawmakers weigh up options to try to block a no deal Brexit

British lawmakers from both the ruling Conservatives and opposition Labour on Sunday said they were looking at ways to prevent the country's next prime minister pursuing a no-deal Brexit against parliament's wishes.
Reuters   |   Sun, 7 Jul 2019 13:56:21

No-deal Brexit could cause mass slaughter of UK lambs as end of European trade spells 'disaster' for farmers

No deal 'cannot be allowed to happen', Minette Batters says
Vincent Wood / The Independent   |   Sun, 7 Jul 2019 13:50:19

Corbyn ally admits Brexit policy has 'damaged' Labour

Labour's Brexit policy has "damaged" its electoral standing and the party should now discuss whether to revoke Article 50 if it wins the next election, according to an ally of Jeremy Corbyn on Labour's ruling body.
Sky   |   Sun, 7 Jul 2019 13:28:00

David Gauke 'to resign' if Boris Johnson becomes PM

The justice secretary says he will not support a prime minister who backs a no-deal Brexit.
BBC   |   Sun, 7 Jul 2019 12:34:15

'Catastrophic' no deal could see imports of food illegal to produce in UK

A no deal Brexit would be and could lead to food being imported that would be illegal to produce in the UK, the head of the National Farmers' Union has warned.
Sky   |   Sun, 7 Jul 2019 11:33:00