New ferry service between Ireland and France shows how willing companies are to bypass the UK


After all, why would Irish businesses want the extra costs associated with transporting goods – in either case – via a third country?

This new route will expand and traditional routes across Wales will decrease until they become unsustainable and eventually shut down. This in turn will lead to job losses in an area which is already well below the UK employment average; and then, unsurprisingly, calls for Welsh independence will increase dramatically.
This development is just the beginning of companies and other countries bypassing the UK, tangibly or metaphorically, concluding our transformation into a small, xenophobic and isolated North Sea inundated country with little to no influence. on the world stage.

Addition to invoice

The necessary counterpart to a strong UK domestic market is strong UK-wide infrastructure. However, there does not appear to be any reference to this in the bill. It is time for peers to correct this omission. To this end, the House of Lords should add a clause emphasizing the imperative of a UK-wide infrastructure to the efficiency and dynamics of a strong UK internal market.
For example, the reestablishment of the Anglo-Scottish border rail lines are crucial interconnections for freight as well as for passengers, and necessary in the event of the construction of a tunnel to Belfast in order to fully reach the two main parts of the UK domestic market.
UK-wide infrastructure is also a political imperative in terms of sustaining the UK, as well as its competitiveness after Brexit.
If the House of Lords added such a clause to the bill, Parliament as a whole would have some form of benchmark to pressure the government to be proactive on the infrastructure front, which is necessary for efficiency. UK internal system. market.

Covid contract

Will any of those protesting the lockdown and other Covid security measures sign a legally binding document in which they will not be able to avail themselves of the services provided freely by the NHS, if they feel bad or think that they caught the virus?

Journalists must be allowed to work safely

It is so much harder to be brave and keep going while constantly worrying. What Lizzie does deserves full praise and appreciation. It admirably encompasses this famous saying: “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is that good women do nothing.”
Rest assured, Lizzie, for all of those who abuse, there are hundreds who are fully supportive of you, even if you don’t receive support emails.

Voting reform

We will never get a change in the electoral system as long as it suits the two main parties to have the current system.
The voters of marginal constituencies decide on the elections. I live in one of the safest Labor headquarters in the country. The Labor MP has a job for life. Conservative MPs in secure Conservative seats have a job for life. The members of principle who deserted their party have shown that it is the party, not the candidate, that counts.


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