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Conference season policy special: business and exports

Brexit is such a big a problem it's easy to overlook those other gritty policy problems. Here, two MPs talk business and exports—what are their priorities?

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Small businesses keep the economy going—how can government help?

The Brexiters’ mantra “F*ck business” isn’t good enough

Antoinette Sandbach  Conservative MP for Eddisbury, member of the Business select committee

As our departure from the EU approaches, it is important to have clear priorities, particularly when it comes to the future of trade. For 500 years we have been a trading nation. It is essential that this continues.

While some Brexiteers fantasise about a UK freed from the EU’s shackles, business people I meet are deeply concerned about a…

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