Brexit is boring and I know plenty of people who have said to me that they are sick and tired of the whole thing. I can see their point but I don't agree. Brexit is our future and probably the future of the European Union. If Brexit fails then Britain faces economic meltdown. If Brexit is a success it could lead to the end of the European Union. The stakes are so high. In my lifetime I have never known such a complicated and difficult period for Britain.

Now, regular readers of this space will know that I am no fan of Brexit; I thought Britain was doing very nicely thank you and could look to the future with confidence. At the moment I sincerely doubt that anyone can say that the future is bright with two years of difficult negotiations to take place. There is no going back but I am sure that it would have been easier for Britain to negotiate a better deal for itself while being a member of the European Union rather than pulling out and then having to start negotiations.

Britain is now starting from square one. It needs to be a member of the single market because otherwise a large number of foreign companies will simply move elsewhere. To be a member of the free market the European Union will demand that Britain allows the free movement of labour. So, I suspect in the end Britain will leave the single market and it will be a bitter divorce. Difficult times but not boring. Our future livelihood is at stake.

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Julian Simms / Hace over 4 years

Farro, what was it that Groucho Marx said about clubs ?

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Andreas / Hace over 4 years

Masochism Alert!!

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Farro Tabrizi / Hace over 4 years

Jason ,you summed it up perfectly,now nothing but uncertaintity is looming over U.K. and all because of misguided portion of British swallowed all the lies/propaganda cooked up by some single minded so called politicians who never cared about the young generation.Really sad for one of the most influential and strongest European countries to be left out of this prestige clu.

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Richard Pearson / Hace over 4 years

John, apart from the so called EU leaders ( highly paid bureaucrats ) there are a lot of nationally leaders who are keeping their mouths shut. I think that when push comes to shove they will do what is best their their country and tell the EU idiots to shut up and do as they are told.

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john Lee / Hace over 4 years

Cameron tried negotiating for better terms, but came away with nothing.Do you thing that it is right for immigrants to be able to send child benefit to their own country, even though their children are not living in England ? This is just one of many issues that are completely wrong.

The Eu leaders are Un elected, but speak and make decisions on behalf of 27 Countries. Spain will badly want an agreement for the Ex Pats, their economy will suffer badly if we are all forced to return to the UK. The outcome will be decided by Merkel & Co

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Henry James / Hace over 4 years

Will you give Brexit a rest since you have no idea what will happen,all you are doing is scaremongering and running your Spanish owners views. The Bulletin might be published in English but it is Spanish-owned,a fact that people should bear in mind when reading it. Why not concentrate on KNOWN FACTS such as that of the one million or so UK immigrants in Spain,only some 300.000 are registered,the rest are living below the radar so they either need to register or ship out because no government will be responsible for them and they will have no rights at all unless they register.

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Henry James / Hace over 4 years

I and many others ARE looking forward to a bright new future,free of the corruption and shackles of the EU and not many people in the UK think that Brexit is boring,far from it. I can't wait to get my new passport without the EU inscribed on it,I hope they bring back a hard-cover one in the old colour to make a statement to one and all.

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Richard Pearson / Hace over 4 years

1066 ? Was that when the first Brexit referendum took place ?

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Julian Simms / Hace over 4 years

We have been doing that since some time before 1066

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S. / Hace over 4 years

Any Divorce is acrimonious. The Prime Minister has a very tough task in effecting the UK's Divorce from the EU. The EU, in particular Germany and France, who are hand in glove, will make the UK's divorce as bitter, and problematical, as they can. Another illustration of why The UK should break away from the controlling German and French control.

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