'Think-tank boss’ brilliant Brexit analogy that foot-dragging ministers should LISTEN TO



THE DIRECTOR of the Institute of Economic Affairs called out minister’s position on Brexit with a brilliant wedding analogy, saying that they should concentrate on new relationships, not the divorce.

Mark Littlewood, the Director of the Institute of Economic Affairs pointed out that ministers need to think about new trade deals, not just the initial EU divorce payment.

Theresa May has agreed with EU bosses that the UK will hand over more than £40 billion when the country formally quits the bloc.

The actual figures, however, may remain a closely guarded secret from the public even when the final is agreed in 2019.

The Prime Minister has thrashed out a deal between warring Remainer and Brexiteer factions in her own party a summit at Chequers on Thursday.