“Yesterday we discovered that, far from being abandoned, no-deal wasn’t just the preferred option but the sole aim of the whole process.”
Yellowhammer: “often seen perched on top of a hedge or bush, singing. Its recent population decline make it a Red List species.”
Orkney will face economic shock and possible job losses, noting that over 25% of the workforce in Orkney will be exposed to economic damage from a no-deal Brexit.
As the prospect of a no deal Brexit , 29th of March, looms ever closer The Orkney News takes another look at fisheries.
Coastal and island communities around Scotland have been awarded financial help in the latest round of funding from the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF)
Approximately 180,000 UK citizens have retired to parts of the EU
The EU today, 13th of November 2018, published contingency plans in case the UK leaves the EU on March 29th 2019 with no deal agreed.
“Scotland currently exports 13.5% of our marketed tonnage of seed potatoes to the EU, generating valuable income for our rural economy.”
The situation will be extremely serious for the supply of medicines and medical products should the UK leave the EU with no deal.
The UK will be a ‘Third Country’ after Brexit, March 29th 2019. This has considerable implications for Scotland’s successful Farming Industry.