Scottish Secretary criticised over ‘silence’ on Brexit papers
The Scottish Secretary has been criticised for his “deafening silence” over leaked Brexit impact papers.
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Writing to David Mundell MP, the SNP’s Westminster leader Ian Blackford MP called on him to heed the “grim” analysis and press for Scotland’s place in the single market and Customs Union.
The leaked papers say Brexit could hit Scottish growth by 9 per cent in a no deal scenario, 6 per cent with a free trade deal and 2.5 per cent with continued membership of the single market.
Mr Blackford said: “It is... read more
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