Brexit

Fever pitch on Brexit

James Heappey MP, chair of the UK’s All-Party Parliamentary Group for Events, tells CMW about the UK event industry’s Brexit concerns.   The Brexit debate has reached fever pitch, and I’m not sure that anyone is really enjoying it beyond those few politicians and journalists for whom this defines their politics. My constituents tell me that they’re sick of it. Many of them oppose the deal tha...

Portugal announces contingencies to ease Brexit travel concerns

Due to uncertainty and the possibility of a No Deal Brexit, the Portuguese Government has prepared a contingency plan to avoid, as far as possible, disruption for British travellers to the country, the country’s tourism board has said. This plan includes the following measures: Visa exemption (trips up to 90 days) Dedicated passport control areas/lanes for UK flights Possibility of mutual recognit...