The Waugh Zone October 21, 2016

Francois Hollande, who is fighting his own general election next year don’t forget, warned yesterday that if “Madame Theresa May wants a hard Brexit, then talks will be hard too”. He may be showing a poor grasp of the English vernacular of hard/soft Brexit there, (surely he meant that if she wants to keep trade but dump free movement, she’ll find it difficult?). Angela Merkel was more on the money, warning of the pitfalls to the UK of cutting off its trade nose to spite its migration face: “In practice, that will be a tough road.”

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