Wrong to as­sume Brexit will be easy

Western Mail - - WM2 -

I HOPE the peo­ple of Wales re­alise how for­tu­nate they are to have a sea­soned in­ter­na­tional ne­go­tia­tor like John Lewis, of Brid­gend, in­form­ing us of the way for­ward with Brexit (“We hold the ul­ti­mate trump card over EU”, WM let­ters, Fe­bru­ary 13).

He sug­gests all is sim­ple: we leave in March 2019 hav­ing ne­go­ti­ated deals with “the rest of the world to be signed on the day we leave”.

He says this with all the power of British ex­cep­tion­al­ism – we are

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