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Brexit lorry park request for Anglesey county showground rejected

Image copyright Getty Images A request to allow Anglesey’s county showground to be used to host a post-Brexit lorry facility has been rejected by council leaders on the island. Land is needed for a potential customs check on HGVs arriving from the Republic of Ireland in Holyhead. But the council’s executive rejected the bid by the Anglesey Agricultural Society to… Read more →

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Brexit trade talks: Deal can and must be made, says CBI boss

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Dame Carolyn will step down as CBI boss in November A post-Brexit trade deal “can and must be made”, the organisation representing British businesses has said ahead of further UK-EU trade talks on Monday. Dame Carolyn Fairbairn, the boss of the Confederation of British Industry, said it was the time for “the spirit of… Read more →

UK ‘behaving in extraordinary way’ over Brexit

Related Topics Brexit image captionIrish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney has said a trade deal is still a possibility Irish Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has said the UK government is behaving in an “extraordinary way” over Brexit. His comments come in response to the Internal Markets Bill which has been proposed by Boris Johnson’s government. The bill would go… Read more →

Brexit: Covid debt leaves small business ‘vulnerable’ to no deal

Image copyright Getty Images Businesses in Wales face challenges preparing for a potential no-deal Brexit because of debt taken on to deal with coronavirus, according to leaders. Nine out of 10 members report cashflow problems over the pandemic, says the Federation of Small Businesses Wales. It comes as tensions in the trade talks between the UK and the EU increased… Read more →