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Border counties 'have been deeply hurt by Brexit' - Markey

Sep 16, 2021 08:09 By News Northern Sound
Border counties 'have been deeply hurt by Brexit' - Markey Border counties 'have been deeply hurt by Brexit' - Markey
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The European Parliament has formally backed the Brexit Allocation Fund of 5 billion.

The Border has been significantly hit by Brexit over in comparison to other areas according to a local MEP.

The European Parliament has formally backed the Brexit Allocation Fund of 5 billion.

It had been agreed some months ago, but MEPs had not yet agreed on the exact allocation until now.

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Ireland will be the largest beneficiary from the financial boost following the UK's withdrawal from the European Union, with a billion euro.

Midlands North West MEP Colm Markey says areas of his own constituency have been deeply hurt by Brexit:

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