Free mobile phone roaming 'not guaranteed' with a no-deal Brexit

Free mobile phone roaming 'not guaranteed' with a no-deal Brexit

United Kingdom driving licences may no longer be valid on their own to drive in the European Union if there is a no-deal Brexit, the Government has warned.

"There is a danger that becomes self-fulfilling".

"For example, it may not be possible for businesses or organisations which now host Galileo and EGNO ground infrastructure to continue to do so".

"If the momentum behind that were to continue to increase, then it might just happen. It is a precautionary measure and I think the government should be commended".

'We still think the United Kingdom and the European Union will eventually reach an agreement to preserve many - but not all - of their current trading arrangements, particularly around trade in goods, ' said Colin Ellis, Moody's chief credit officer and co-author of the report.

The warning was delivered in one of the 28 notices issued today (13 September) that are meant to give British people, businesses, and other groups advice on how to prepare for the possibility of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal.

The potential consequences of a no-deal Brexit were spelled out by Bank of England governor Mark Carney at a special meeting of the Cabinet when he warned ministers of a 35% crash in house prices over three years in a worst case scenario.

"There's no deal without the whole deal", he wrote.

The British Secretary for Brexit has verified that - if a No Deal Brexit occurs - the Irish in Britain will still be safe. "If that doesn't happen, the United Kingdom will manage the challenges of no deal, so we make a success of Brexit".

"The clock is ticking, so certain measures have to be taken now, to make sure they can be put in place by March next year", Mr Mundell said.

With six months to go until the UK formally leaves the EU, the prospects of a "no deal" have been rated at 50/50 by some UK and European ministers, and both the EU and UK have ramped up their contingency planning for such an outcome.

The British government was set to release more risk assessment papers on Thursday warning its citizens of future headaches with driving licences, passports and mobile phone bills if Britain crashes out of the European Union without a deal.

"They also illustrate the extent of the disruption consumers can expect if ideology wins over evidence".

"Businesses now face the frustration of yet another wait for further answers", BCC Director General Adam Marshall said.