2 Jun 2021

Post-Brexit: Businesses hit by labour shortages call for Brexit rules to be relaxed

Senior Political Correspondent

As the UK economy begins the long road to recovery, many businesses are wondering: where have all the workers gone?¬†Covid has seen hundreds of thousands of employees lose or leave their jobs, and in many cases leave the country altogether.¬† From farms to factories and hospitality to haulage, many industries are warning they won’t be able to bounce back unless Brexit rules on workers are relaxed. We report from Kent.