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Michael Gove: UK Economy has flourished after Brexit

Commenting on the upgrade in UK economic growth announced in the Budget, Change Britain founding supporter Michael Gove said: ‘During the referendum campaign people were all too happy to warn of recession and economic ruin should we vote to leave the EU. Today’s figures demonstrate that they were wrong. ‘Our economy has not only been [...]

March 8th, 2017|Brexit, Business, Economy, Michael Gove|

CBI should be more optimistic about the UK’s future

Commenting ahead of CBI President Paul Drechsler's speech at the Lord Mayor’s Business and Investment dinner this evening, Change Britain spokesperson Chloe Westley said: 'The CBI campaigned to join the euro and warned of economic disaster if we left the EU. It has been proven wrong time and again on Europe, and there is no [...]

March 2nd, 2017|Brexit, Business, Economy|

Bank of England Revises Growth Forecasts

Significant upgrade is good news for Global Britain Commenting on the Bank of England's revised forecast for UK GDP, Change Britain supporter Anne-Marie Trevelyan said: ‘This significant upgrade is yet further evidence of a robust economy, and flies in the face of those forecasters who predicted doom and gloom following the Brexit vote. ‘It is not only [...]

February 2nd, 2017|Brexit, Business, Economy|

McDonald’s is lovin’ Britain

Commenting on the announcement by McDonald’s that it will move its non-US tax base from Luxembourg to the UK, Change Britain spokesperson Chloe Westley said: ‘Today’s announcement shows that McDonald’s is lovin' Britain. It joins a long line of large international companies who have chosen to invest in the UK since the vote to leave [...]

December 8th, 2016|Brexit, Business, Economy|

Nissan’s commitment to Sunderland is welcome news for jobs and shows confidence in the UK economy

Commenting on Nissan’s announcement that it will build its new models at its Sunderland plant and the publication of the Q3 GDP figures, Change Britain chair Gisela Stuart said: ‘Nissan’s commitment to its Sunderland car plant is an encouraging vote of confidence in the UK economy. The Government should be applauded for working with Nissan [...]

October 27th, 2016|Brexit, Business, Economy|