'Hard Brexit' could bring 'harsh' consequences, Tories warned
Senior Tories have warned against a "hard" and "harsh" Brexit after Theresa May indicated that would be the path Britain will take as it approaches a leave date of spring 2019.
Commons Education Committee chair Neil Carmichael and former minister Anna Soubry stressed the importance of the single market and warned a so-called "hard Brexit" with the UK outside the free trade zone would damage the economy.
Hours after the Prime Minister's declaration the UK will "make our own decisions" on immigration put her on collision course with the European Union... read more
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