Monday, 11 June 2018

'Catastrophic' no-deal Brexit a real possibility, says Vince Cable

Lib Dem leader urges Theresa May to stand up to hardline Brexiters in her own party

A “potentially catastrophic” no-deal Brexit is becoming ever more possible, Vince Cable has warned, saying that if this happened it would be an unprecedented policy disaster.

As the Liberal Democrats prepare to fight the Lewisham East byelection on Thursday on a platform of guaranteeing a referendum on any eventual deal, the party leader said the longer the government appeared deadlocked over Brexit, the greater the risk the UK would leave the EU without a deal.

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