Flint: Labour Colleagues Trying to Disrupt Brexit

Caroline Flint slaps down Tom Watson and Labour colleagues who want to stay in the single market and customs union permanently, insisting she will not try to disrupt Brexit. Flint has long been of the view that freedom of movement has to end and is a rare Labour Remainer turned Brexit realist. She says her Labour colleagues are trying to “delay the inevitable” and “wreck for wrecking’s sake”…

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Andrea Leadsom told BBC Radio 4’s Today

“He’s made his views on Brexit on the record, and the problem with that of course is that the chair’s impartiality is absolutely essential. … He’s made his views known on Brexit… it’s a matter for him but nevertheless it’s a challenge and all colleagues need to form their own view of that.”


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