Environment not safe in their hands
Ukraine to join the EU is really upsetting the Russians. Are you looking forward to that war?
My family fought in two world wars to prevent being overrun by a foreign power. Why is it so ludicrous to want to keep our independence?
With regard to the present controversy concerning the funding of the vote leave campaign, would someone also ask why the government was able to use our taxpayers’ money to fund the campaign? For heaven’s sake let us support the Prime Minister, or we shall fight to leave with no deal.
LILY BRENNAN, Hexham I take with a pinch of salt the claims from remainers that our environmental and working standards are going to be diminished after Brexit, especially as the UK has often been the leader in promoting higher standards.
In contrast, I was appalled when I watched the Simon Reeves programme about the Mediterranean coast last week. It showed an area around Almeria in Spain, ‘the market garden of Europe’; over 100 square miles of plastic covered greenhouses, from where many of our major supermarkets buy their produce.
Nothing wrong so far, but when Simon interviewed some