Sunak’s Britain Is starting to have second thoughts about Brexit

By Ellen Milligan, Alex Wickham and Philip Aldrick

22 Nov 2022 · 4 min read

Editor's Note

The British public is slowly becoming disenchanted with Brexit, according to Bloomberg. While no one is talking about a U-turn, there are signs that the government is softening its position.

Even after years of division and vitriol, it seems like Britain still needs to talk about Brexit.

More than six years after voting to leave the European Union, the U.K. is facing a prolonged recession, a deep cost-of-living crisis and a shortage of workers. Last week's Autumn Statement heralded years of higher taxes and cuts to public spending.

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