Local businessman says Brexit agreement is clear on the border

Last week’s Brexit deal is good news for the border region and industry across Cavan and Monaghan, according to a leading businessman.

After a false start this day week, agreement was reached on Friday on a deal that will see a “soft border” between North and South after Brexit.

It’s good news for Cavan and Monaghan, with campaign group Border Communities against Brexit welcoming the proposals.

There have been concerns the agreement isn’t legally binding but Michael Hanley from Lakeland Dairies says the document is clear: