Latest Issue

There is every reason to be optimistic about Brexit

The process needn’t be complicated or time consuming

By John Redwood  

Chris Ratcliffe/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Some in the media and many in Parliament on the Opposition benches still seem very muddled over what has happened. The electorate voted to leave the EU. That is what it said on the ballot paper. They did so despite the Remain campaign telling them in no uncertain terms that they thought that meant the UK will be out of the single…

Register today to continue reading

You’ve hit your limit of three articles in the last 30 days. To get seven more, simply enter your email address below.

You’ll also receive our free e-book Prospect’s Top Thinkers 2020 and our newsletter with the best new writing on politics, economics, literature and the arts.

Prospect may process your personal information for our legitimate business purposes, to provide you with newsletters, subscription offers and other relevant information.

Click here to learn more about these purposes and how we use your data. You will be able to opt-out of further contact on the next page and in all our communications.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to

More From Prospect