Theresa May makes the general election announcement at Downing Street © James Gourley/REX/ShutterstockTheresa May makes the general election announcement at Downing Street © James Gourley/REX/Shutterstock
This week’s announcement that a general election is to be held on 8 June is creating fresh uncertainty for farmers, industry leaders have warned. “For Scottish farmers, crofters and food producers looking for certainty and confidence in an uncertain, Brexit-dominated landscape, this announcement will only add to mounting questions about the future,” said NFU Scotland president Andrew McCornick. “Clearly, this election will be fought on one overarching issue – Brexit. It is absolutely vital that the significant interests of the […]
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