Day One of post-Brexit European Union trade talks, with Cornwall’s fishing and farming sectors told they are not important

Posted By on 2nd March 2020

By Julia Penhaligon A Treasury advisor has told ministers that Britain does not need its own fishing and farming industries. Leaked emails from Dr Tim Leunig, a member of Chancellor…

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  1. This is a disgrace if correct this man should be sacked at once. Our food industry is the most important industry that there is. We are an island and we need to produce as much of our own food as we can. So if or when the Germans decide to go to war with us again we can still eat, and survive.
    It is our wonderful farm land that the Romans, and French / Vikings both went after. When will the swamp in London ever learn. But they are so thick they do not know where their food actually comes from.
    Elizabeth Hawken

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