BREXIT

We already have control

July 30, 2017

Britain doesn’t need to ‘take back control’ of immigration. We already have it under existing EU legislation

The Guardian

We never lost sovereignty

February 02, 2017

Parliament has “remained sovereign throughout our membership to the EU”, the Brexit White Paper says

The Independent

Yellowhammer Report - impact of no-deal Brexit

September 11, 2019

The government has released documents relating to its "Operation Yellowhammer" preparations and expected consequences of a no-deal Brexit

Sky News

US-UK Trade deal includes NHS

June 03, 2019

Trump says NHS must be 'on the table' in post-Brexit trade deal

The Independent

Brexit Disaster Capitalism

September 10, 2019

Backers of both the Leave campaign and Boris Johnson's leadership campaign have placed £8 billion worth of bets on a no-deal Brexit and stand to make millions crashing the UK out of the EU. This is a grave conflict of interest and explains Boris Johnson's 'do or die' approach and support of no-deal

Byline Times

Immigration control

February 12, 2017

We could have reduced net migration by 82% using both EU rules and by reducing non-EU immigration for which we have complete control over.

(Whether we should do is a different topic of debate)

Naked Capitalism

Brexit will make us £100 billion a year worse off

November 26, 2018

Theresa May's proposed Brexit deal will shrink the UK economy by £100 billion a year by 2020, the equivalent loss of £1,000 per year on average to people in the UK

National Institute of Economic and Social Research

Conservatives vote against motion to protect NHS

October 22, 2019

The Conservative Party voted against the motion to safeguard the NHS from privatisation and future trade deals

Commons Vote

Brexit job loss tracker

April 22, 2019

224,585 people have lost their jobs due to Brexit as of 23 April 2019

Small Business Prices

No-deal Brexit = more austerity

March 13, 2019

Chancellor Philip Hammond warns of ‘higher unemployment, lower wages, higher prices in the shops’ – rather than an end to austerity – if UK crashes out of EU

The Independent

No-deal Brexit: 10 ways it could affect you

July 28, 2019

How could you be affected if the UK does leave the EU without an agreement?

BBC

Brexit will hit poorest most

June 09, 2019

The poorest areas of Britain will lose billions of pounds in public spending after Brexit under government plans, a study is warning – while the richest areas gain. That would see Wales stripped of £2.3bn over the six years from 2021

The Independent

Falling living standards

July 16, 2019

Brexit has contributed to far bigger fall in living standards than 1990s recession, research finds

The Independent

Brexit is costing us £500M a week

February 15, 2019

The cost of Brexit to the British economy is running at £40bn a year

The Guardian

The Official Brexit reports

January 29, 2018

Leaked government analysis predicts Brexit will make Britain worse off economically in all 3 Brexit scenarios

Business Insider

Medicine shortages

August 28, 2019

Health union leaders have issued a stark warning that a no-deal Brexit could “devastate” the NHS and cause fatal medicine shortages 

The Independent

Brexit to blame for steel collapse

July 16, 2019

Brexit has been blamed for the demise of British Steel by one of Yorkshire’s top business leaders

Yorkshire Post

Brexit will damage every UK sector

January 29, 2018

Every sector of Britain's economy will be negatively impacted by departure from EU, say Whitehall officials 

The Independent

No-deal Brexit 'catastrophic' to farmers

July 06, 2019

A no-deal Brexit would be “absolutely disastrous” for agriculture and could force shepherds to slaughter their flocks, the National Farmers’ Union president Minette Batters has warned

The London Economic

NHS Privatisation

June 01, 2019

US ambassador says the "entire economy" would be included in transatlantic negotiations, which could include allowing American private firms to bid for NHS contracts

The Independent

NHS bill for US drugs 'could soar under post-Brexit trade deal'

October 28, 2019

Dispatches discovers how Donald Trump’s allies and US drug giants want to force the NHS to pay more for US medicines.
 

i / Dispatches

Doctor warns Tories could sell off NHS

October 26, 2019

Former Doctor Adam Kay lashes out at prospect of selling off parts of our NHS in a US trade deal, warning of sky-high post-Brexit treatment and prescription costs

The Mirror

Austerity and Brexit

July 21, 2018

The political dissatisfaction and economic grievances caused by Brexit contributed to the Brexit referendum result

Paper by Thiemo Fetzer, University of Warwick

No-deal Brexit 'catastrophic' to NHS

December 07, 2018

The British Medical Association (BMA) is today warning that a no deal Brexit could have could have potentially catastrophic consequences for patients, the health workforce, services and the nation’s health.

The British Medical Association

Brexit hits UK science funding and workforce

October 15, 2019

The first figures have emerged demonstrating that Brexit uncertainty has adversely affected UK research and research funding has fallen by nearly a third since 2015

BBC

Drop in manufacturing

April 30, 2019

Brexit prompts slowdown in manufacturing as firms shun UK

The Independent

Car investment halves

January 31, 2019

Investment in the UK car sector almost halved last year and output tumbled as Brexit fears put firms on "red alert", the industry's trade body said

BBC

Did people vote for a no-deal Brexit?

July 31, 2019

No. Michael Gove told the Daily Mail in March: "We didn't vote to leave without a deal. That wasn't the message of the campaign I helped lead. During that campaign, we said we should do a deal with the EU"

BBC

Losing our top spot

May 27, 2019

London is losing its status as the world’s most important financial centre to New York because of the Brexit crisis

The Independent

Brexit funds actually cuts

March 06, 2019

Government Brexit fund pledges £1.6bn for councils after £15bn cuts since 2010

Channel 4

Brexit & the NHS

June 29, 2016

The impact of the UK’s vote to leave the EU could have major implications for health and social care

Kings Fund

Brexit the biggest threat to our NHS

February 04, 2018

Brexit would create challenges for the NHS “for decades to come” and could lead to further privatisation

The Independent

NHS at risk of privatisation due to Brexit

July 09, 2018

Brexit could lead to 'break-up' of NHS, leading expert warns

The Independent

Brexit will create NHS staffing crisis

May 25, 2016

The NHS will face a staffing crisis if the U.K. leaves the EU and medical research would be materially damaged

The Independent

Nursing shortages

November 06, 2018

Brexit is set to exacerbate the NHS staffing crisis and a new report estimates that as many as 51,000 nursing staff will be needed by 2021

The Independent

Austerity led to Brexit

July 26, 2018

Widespread cuts to the welfare state since 2010, were an important factor behind the decision of many people to vote Leave

The Independent

We can't blame immigration for our problems

September 05, 2017

Britain can control immigration but what drives this debate is nasty politics. The most serious damage to British community comes not from immigration but from social deterioration [austerity] and neglect

The Guardian

EU membership doesn't stop us trading

February 01, 2018

Liam Fox admits being in EU doesn't stop more trade with China

The Guardian

The Euro Myth

May 06, 2019

The UK won’t have to adopt the Euro by 2020

Full Fact

What trade deals?

May 01, 2018

Are countries really 'queuing up for trade deals' with Britain?

(No, and it's hugely complicated)

The Independent

US-UK trade deal and our NHS

September 17, 2018

A radical blueprint for a free trade deal between the UK and the US that would see the NHS opened to foreign competition

Cato Institute

Brexit will harm the NHS

July 30, 2018

Brexit will harm both NHS and public's health say doctors and BMA

The Independent

Economic decline

September 02, 2018

Britain's economy is 2.1% smaller than it would have been if it had remained in the EU

Business Insider

Nursing shortages

October 13, 2018

Brexit triggers 87 per cent drop in European nurses registering to work in UK

Financial Times

No Brexit dividend

July 16, 2018

The government’s official and independent spending watchdog has confirmed that there will be no “Brexit dividend” for the UK or NHS

The Independent

'No-deal' Brexit to hit low-income families hardest

October 16, 2017

Sharp price rises could cost average household £260 a year if UK leaves EU without a trade deal

The Guardian

Lowering of food standards

October 16, 2018

Trump tells May to abandon 'unjustified' food standards for Brexit trade deal

Business Insider

North and Midlands hit hardest by Brexit

February 07, 2018

Parts of Britain most in favour of leaving the European Union stand to be hardest hit by Brexit, according to government impact studies

ITV News

Food prices up

July 25, 2018

No deal Brexit would push up fresh food prices

BBC News

Brexit will increase deaths

January 29, 2019

As many as 12,400 additional heart disease deaths could occur in a no-deal Brexit scenario but costs, and health harms, will increase whatever deal is agreed with the EU

The Independent

Dropping food standards

January 29, 2019

The U.S. meat lobby wants the sale of growth hormone-fed beef, currently banned in the UK and EU, to be allowed in the UK

BBC

Myths and misinformation

June 11, 2016

Vote Leave ran a campaign of misinformation to scare voters into quitting the EU - here's are the facts

In Facts