• Mumsnet users discuss what they are stockpiling for a no-deal Brexit
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    Matilda Long

    Mumsnet users discuss what they are stockpiling for a no-deal Brexit

    Mumsnet users are openly discussing stockpiling food, medicines and cleaning products in preparation for a no-deal Brexit. Mothers are voicing their concerns about shortages if the UK leaves the EU without a deal in a thread on the popular parenting site and sharing advice on how they are preparing for the eventuality. At the weekend a former advisor to Environment Secretary Michael Gove warned that certain foods could run out in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

  • Michael Gove admits 'grim and inescapable' reality of no-deal Brexit for farmers
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    Will Metcalfe

    Michael Gove admits 'grim and inescapable' reality of no-deal Brexit for farmers

    Michael Gove has said a 'no deal' Brexit could see food prices rise as farmers are faced with a 'grim inescable' reality of higher costs.

  • No-deal Brexit will leave both Britain and Europe at greater risk, Security Minister warns
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    Yahoo News UK

    No-deal Brexit will leave both Britain and Europe at greater risk, Security Minister warns

    Security Minister Ben Wallace was expected to tell law enforcement and security leaders that Theresa May's Brexit deal is necessary to "keep everyone safe".

  • UK business leaders sign letter calling for second Brexit referendum
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    Ellen Manning

    UK business leaders sign letter calling for second Brexit referendum

    More than 70 business leaders have signed a letter published in the Sunday Times called for a second Brexit referendum.

  • Talking Politics
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    Politics.co.uk

    Talking Politics

    Today’s National Audit Office (NAO) report on no-deal preparation reads like a horror story. Reading the report is like watching the 18-rated version of a movie which the government had tried to bring out as a 12A with its impact statements over the summer. The delays in negotiations, and the ongoing uncertainty about whether we’d be able to agree on a deal at all, have meant that government departments - including Border Force, HMRC, Defra and the Department for Transport - have been unable to plan, because they don’t know what they’re planning for or when it’ll happen.

  • Lights could go out in Northern Ireland under a no-deal Brexit
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    Yahoo News Staff

    Lights could go out in Northern Ireland under a no-deal Brexit

    Households in Northern Ireland could be hit by electricity blackouts if there’s a no-deal Brexit, the UK government said on Friday.