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The challenges of a No Deal Brexit for the South East are questioned

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Academics, MPs and company leaders attended a Brexit business summit at Kent University in Canterbury.

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This year’s conference was more popular than previous years, with Kent University revealing that more than 300 people attended. This could be evidence that interest in a post-Brexit Britain is growing all the time.

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With 77 days to go until Brexit on March 29th 2019, businesses are preparing for all eventualities.

Individuals met to discuss how businesses in the South East will cope when the UK is due to leave the EU.

There was common agreement that time is running out to do a deal, with almost every delegate attending the university conference saying they hoped that Westminster would achieve a deal with Brussels, ahead of March 29th.

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