No deal on Brexit would trigger economic disaster in North West – mayor warns
Greater Manchester’s mayor has warned that a no deal Brexit would be an economic disaster for the region.
Andy Burnham will deliver the grim assessment in his first major speech in London since being elected as mayor.
He has also called for Brexit to be delayed if an agreement cannot be reached before next year’s deadline.
The Labour mayor said: “The shock to our economy and public services would be huge.
“We are looking at double-digit damage to our economy and disruption to essential services.
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