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What would a no-deal Brexit mean for Scunthorpe? Lisa Adlam reports as Boris Johnson is announced next Prime Minister

  • Video report by ITV News Calendar reporter Lisa Adlam

Throughout his leadership campaign, the incoming Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised that Britain will leave the EU on 31 October come what may.

That means the prospect of a no-deal withdrawal is now more likely than ever.

There are serious concerns over what impact that could have on our economy – perhaps nowhere more so than in Scunthorpe where around 4,000 workers are hoping a buyer can be found for the troubled British Steel plant.