THe BBC Report – Brexit might have gone quiet, but it has not gone away.
Sorting out all the kit and staff to have full import controls in place by January was a big ask before the pandemic.
Doing it during one, with businesses clamouring that they are already being hammered by the virus, wasn’t practical.
So, an about turn in the short term – and a lighter touch.
Not our old friend the U-turn, sources insist, because this isn’t the long-term plan, but will help with the adjustments businesses will soon have to make.
If you thought you had heard the last of Brexit, think again.