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Old 20th October 2018
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Re: Political: We're doomed, Captain Mannering...

Originally Posted by wornish View Post
I would be quite happy, as I have said on this thread a number of times, for the UK to join in a common market. But not one step further. The common market should also carry no entry charge or payment, simple compliance with agreed standards is all that is necessary, AND no restrictions on who else you do trade deals with. Perhaps a small nominal charge to fund a neutral independent arbitration entity.
If we could get back to that model I am sure a huge majority of people would vote for it.
Couldn't agree more. In fact I wouldn't be surprised if the majority of people thought that was what would happen when we joined the EU, not the bureaucratic mess it became. Possibly that's why the Brexit vote went the way it did.
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