'We welcome Brexit plan' Calais leader wants SOFT border in France like Northern Ireland
Xavier Bertrand, president of the Hauts de France region, said he did not believe Britain leaving the bloc would create travel chaos at borders.
He said British plans for a soft Irish border could also work if implemented in France at Channel crossings.
The former French health minister, told the Telegraph: "We welcome with great interest the initiatives announced by the British government as they are likely to preserve trade between the UK and France.
"For several months now, we have been working with the ports of the region to see how we can rely on the new technological tools,... read more
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