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New study reveals negative economic impacts of Brexit on South West towns and cities

Swindon heads the list of cities in the South West that will face an adverse economic impact from Brexit and Molly renews a call to South West MPs to press for the UK to remain in the single market and customs union.

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Labour’s push to leave the customs union will decimate British industry

Molly writes for Politics.co.uk on how a pledge by Corbyn that a future Labour government would leave the customs union destroys any remaining reputation the party has for economic competence.

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The EU supports poorer regions. Will the Tories abandon them after Brexit?

Molly writes for the Guardian on how UK contributions to the EU budget are returned to areas that might have otherwise found it difficult to make a case for funding. She fears this will not continue post-Brexit.

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The single issue dominating Brexit discussions

Molly writes for Business Green explaining why green businesses should be concerned by the direction of the debate on the Single Market.

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MEP warns of ‘meltdown’ in region’s finance sector jobs post Brexit

Jobs in the finance sector are at risk of moving abroad, warns Molly, as JP Morgan announces 16,000 jobs – including 4,000 in Bournemouth – are at risk.

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