Dover queues lengthen but is Brexit or Brussels bureaucracy to blame?


An influential group of MPs has provided a withering assessment of Brexit’s legacy, saying the only detectable impact was soaring costs, border delays and increased paperwork. The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) said UK trade volumes had been suppressed by the impact of Covid and wider global pressures, but that it was clear exiting the EU had had an impact, with new border arrangements adding costs to businesses. And it warned that if cross border passenger volumes recovered as expected in […]