UK has plenty to offer EU

I refer to John Watson's recent analogy under the headline of Can't have it both ways, where he compares a social club member who wants to retain all the benefits of membership after leaving his social club and the UK leaving the EU.

Monday, 12th June 2017, 1:45 pm
Updated Thursday, 15th June 2017, 8:40 am

The big difference, John, is the social club member has nothing to offer the club in return for being allowed to attend their Christmas party, unlike the UK which has a lot to offer the EU in return for what all parties are seeking – a good deal.

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His final comments “I hope the EU is tough with the UK” is a classic case of cutting your nose off to spite your face.

Good job your not on our negotiating team, John

Ken Buck