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What would a “no deal” Brexit look like? Chaos

But listen in on events at Conservative Party conference and you wouldn't know it

By Alex Dean  

Pro-Europeans march against Brexit in Manchester during Conservative Party conference. Photo: Han Yan/Xinhua News Agency/PA Images

“Theresa May and David Davis have provided a case study of grotesque uselessness” in their approach to Brexit.

This comment, made exclusively to Prospect, comes from Vote Leave mastermind Dominic Cummings. The government is frequently accused of bungling negotiations with Europe, but rarely in such strong terms—and almost never by such a senior Brexit insider. That it comes during conference season only worsens the blow.

The comments are sure to rile an already under-siege administration—and…

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