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The EU supports poorer regions. Will the Tories abandon them after Brexit? | Molly Scott Cato

With UK funding ever more weighted towards the south-east, poorer regions face uncertainty when Britain leaves the EU

• Molly Scott Cato is Green Party speaker on economy and finance and MEP for the south-west

In delivering the refrain: “You don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone,” Joni Mitchell provides us with an unlikely Brexit anthem. From the freedom to travel and work to the knowledge that you can eat safe food or use your phone abroad without paying roaming charges, we’re beginning to notice how much of what we have come to expect as citizens of a civilised …read more

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