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by stu1102
13 Jul 2019, 7:00am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21191
Views: 514694

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

The single biggest economic shock immediately after the referendum has been an unprecedented drop in the value of the pound. On referendum night, the pound fell from a high of $1.50 to $1.33. This is the single biggest drop in the daily exchange rate since the 1970s among the four major currencies o...
by stu1102
2 Jul 2019, 9:52am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21191
Views: 514694

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

https://photos.smugmug.com/Ptribes/Test/i-rZX8MCx/0/2f71415b/L/eu-L.jpg Yes these were the experts who guided us to one of the worst crisis this country has known...….the very experts one of whom Michael Gove indicated but refused to name any economists who backed Britain’s exit from the European U...
by stu1102
18 Jun 2019, 12:22pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21191
Views: 514694

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

'Party members are also willing to sacrifice another fundamental tenant of Conservative belief in order to bring about Brexit: unionism.* Asked whether they would rather avert Brexit if it would lead to Scotland or Northern Ireland breaking away from the UK, respectively 63% and 59% of party members...
by stu1102
14 Jun 2019, 4:35pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Tory leader - place your bets
Replies: 887
Views: 26493

Re: Tory leader - place your bets

lets just remember in regards to the Tory leader contest once it goes out to Tory party members to vote that: 0.25 % of the population (i.e. total of tory party members) 81% of whom did not vote conservative* in the European elections will vote in the next prime minister * they voted for Brexit party
by stu1102
22 May 2019, 8:07am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21191
Views: 514694

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

Please don't forget : David Davis, that there is “no downside” to exit and “many upsides” to the sharp fall in the pound' https://www.ft.com/content/45137d44-8f0a-11e6-a72e-b428cb934b78 here are some upsides; CBI said in its industrial trends monitor for May showed that without an agreement with the...
by stu1102
22 May 2019, 7:57am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21191
Views: 514694

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

Image Nigel Lawson writing in the SUN
by stu1102
22 May 2019, 7:53am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21191
Views: 514694

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

Image Patrick Minford writing in the Sun
by stu1102
6 Mar 2019, 11:14am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Anyone else putting off touring decisions due to Br***t?
Replies: 89
Views: 11823

Re: Anyone else putting off touring decisions due to Br***t?

'The UK was never a member of the Schengen agreement, the only thing that will change is a passport instead of just a photo ID. That, and a 90 day limit for visits...' The first part is correct the second bit is not if we leave without a deal because; Taking your car abroad In a sentence You’ll have...
by stu1102
6 Mar 2019, 7:55am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Galicia and the Picos de Europa
Replies: 9
Views: 3310

Re: Galicia and the Picos de Europa

Great set of videos you have their of your journey in Nothern Spain Wizard :)
by stu1102
13 Jul 2018, 10:29pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21191
Views: 514694

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

I imagine the average leave voter will be just about as interested in this as the average remain voter was concerned about the concerns of the leave voters prior to them flexing their democratic muscles. Just curious can you articulate the arguments with evidence of the benefits of leave and please...
by stu1102
13 Jul 2018, 9:37pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21191
Views: 514694

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

you may (no pun intended)be aware that the UK economy is predicated on services (80%) there is a no deal on offer for services in the white paper guess what; https://www.bbc.com/news/business-44805565 The will of the 37% but there's more Interested to work at our Lloyd's Brussels subsidiary? We're c...
by stu1102
11 Jul 2018, 4:50pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'
Replies: 21191
Views: 514694

Re: ** The Brexit Thread ** - 'Brexit Means Brexit'

Just some random thoughts.. When I journey back to my fathers village in Scotland there is rising seething almost disdain for the leaders of the leave campaign so much so that I would guestimate Scotland will be out of the Union within the next 6 years if the feeling is my fathers village is a measu...