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 has said a 'no deal' Brexit could see food prices rise as farmers are faced with a 'grim inescable' reality of higher costs.
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".
More than 70 business leaders have signed a letter published in the Sunday Times called for a second Brexit referendum.
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.
Households in Northern Ireland could be hit by electricity blackouts if there’s a no-deal Brexit, the UK government said on Friday.