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Release of confidential Government no-deal Brexit report reveals fears of food shortage

Supplies such as key input ingredients, chemicals and packaging will run short, a report from the Government’s “Operation Yellowhammer” no-deal contingency planning states.

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A no-deal Brexit will clash with the end of the UK growing season, the end of some school holidays and the build-up to the Christmas season – a cocktail of circumstances that will put huge strain on the food supply, a confidential report released by the UK government reveals.

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