Britain must Brexit-proof its economy by ramping up spending on research and development or risk being left behind in the global race to deliver game-changing innovations in areas such as space tourism and robotics, warns business lobby group, the CBI.
MUST-WATCH: Nick Clegg, in this powerful speech, is absolutely right to condemn this Government's inaction on the issue of EU citizens in Britain. A guarantee must be given to them as soon as possible.
The realities of what a hard Brexit could mean are beginning to collide with the breezy rhetoric of Leave campaigners. Already – before negotiations have even begun – totemic promises are being broken: