18 Jan 2019

Franziska Brantner, German Greens: ‘I would miss the UK terribly if you decide to leave’


Don’t leave us this way: that’s the message from a group of high-profile Germans, including politicians, business leaders and footballers who’ve signed a joint letter urging Britain not to quit the EU, declaring “our door will always be open”.

And it turns out there are some rather surprising things they’d miss when we’re no longer part of the EU family. We speak to Franziska Brantner, the German Green Party’s spokesperson for Europe policy, and start by asking what she would personally miss about Britain when we leave the EU.