Whitehall Brexit Blooper: “If the UK Leaves the EU”

screen-shot-2016-11-27-at-23-30-15

Civil servants at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy have let slip their belief that Britain might not leave the EU by 2019. In a press release on funding for EU students on courses lasting until the end of 2019, BEIS have said “the funding support will cover the duration of their course, even if the UK leaves the EU”. Since March 2019 will be two years after Article 50 is triggered, surely BEIS meant to saywhen the UK leaves the EU“, notif“. Sir Humphrey is increasingly forgetful lately…

mdi-tag-outline EU Whitehall
mdi-timer December 1 2016 @ 13:17 mdi-share-variant mdi-twitter mdi-facebook mdi-whatsapp mdi-telegram mdi-linkedin mdi-email mdi-printer
Home Page Next Story

Comments are closed