The news of our exit from the EU has been greeted with a mixed reaction across our region - with grim warnings from the financial sector of the impact the decision will have on our living standards.
Others though say that once the political upheaval is over - we'll be much better off. Katie Oscroft has been looking at what happens next.
We look at the implications of the EU referendum result on various aspects of life in Britain.
Britain has made the historic decision to vote to leave the European Union. So what happens next?
Weight of people trying to sign caused government petition to website to crash as Europhiles try to force a rerun of the EU vote.