Monday 27 February 2017

From Project Fear to Project Reality - the Brexiteers' lies are exposed

Colette Browne

Colette Browne

'Turns out that Project Fear – ie, the dire warnings from the Remain side of what an exit would actually entail for the economy, which were sneered at by glib Brexit campaigners as hyperbolic scaremongering – was Project Reality.' Photo: Philip Toscano/PA Wire
'Turns out that Project Fear – ie, the dire warnings from the Remain side of what an exit would actually entail for the economy, which were sneered at by glib Brexit campaigners as hyperbolic scaremongering – was Project Reality.' Photo: Philip Toscano/PA Wire

There is no plan. Let that sink in for a moment. The UK, in opting to leave the European Union, took its most significant political and economic decision in decades and there is no plan, only chaos.

The lies of the Leave campaign were exposed as soon as the result of the Brexit referendum was announced on Friday.

The NHS will not be getting an additional £350m a week, there will be no massive reduction in immigration levels and the UK will not have access to the single market, unless it pays a heavy price to do so.

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