Basildon Brexit – A reflection

In case you missed it, 51% of Britons voted for a “Brexit” night and in Basildon 68% of its population voted to leave. The immediate consequences of that have been quite drastic, the pound in freefall, billions wiped off our stock, a prime minister resigned and once again our friends in Scotland want themselves to leave our union. As I said Basildon, my hometown voted in favour of leaving the EU, whilst this was never a surprise I think the reasoning behind it is very important to reflect on.