Jude and Paul on one year to go until Brexit

09 April 2018

With less than one year left until Brexit day on 29 March 2019, Jude and Paul were interviewed by regional newspaper The Chronicle about the impact Brexit has had on their lives and their plans for after we leave the EU.

Paul said: “For those of us in our first terms, we’ve been through a steep learning curve but now I feel like I’ve got to grips with how it all works and how to get things done for the North East.

“You spend all this time building up contacts and identifying who the best people to talk to make things happen are and then it all comes crashing to an end.”

Jude revealed: “Apparently my status is British by descent and because my son was born in Belgium that means he isn’t automatically entitled to British citizenship,”

“I’m not exaggerating when I say people like me who are caught up in this wake up at four o’clock in the morning thinking about it.”

You can read the whole article here: https://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/north-east-news/how-brexit-turned-life-two-14502002

Do you think the North East needs its own voice in the EU exit negotiations?

Latest Tweets

Hi Stephen, our view has always been that we already have the best possible deal for the North East as… https://t.co/awlvZI9IqU 1 day 1 hour ago
RT : The Prime Minister’s decision to ask for an extension to our continued membership of the EU has possibly brought a… https://t.co/6omJ3FNTzQ 1 day 3 hours ago
RT : Do you agree that ↘️Any Brexit deal must go back to the people?↙️ Then sign our petition here:… https://t.co/9h3F2h8y4E 1 day 3 hours ago
RT : Labour MEPs: Making a positive impact over the past five years - and the next five https://t.co/t6u1oBFbEp https://t.co/TEyM4eBUN3 1 day 5 hours ago
RT : A good result for Labour in the european elections would be a good result for socialists across the EU & bad news f… https://t.co/ZqGoRVZZhb 1 day 6 hours ago

Sign up to our Newsletter