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Leave or Remain: Who won the Brexit break-up? The UK’s tortured relationship with the EU in numbers

Leave or Remain: Who won the Brexit break-up? The UK’s tortured relationship with the EU in numbers

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With Britain finally saying goodbye to the European Union after an agonizingly long and complicated Brexit negotiation saga, it’s a good time to cast an eye back over the history of this doomed relationship. Who benefited most? Were Brexiteers’ fears always justified? How has decades as a member of this European club changed the face of Britain? Ultimately, who won in this Brexit break-up drama? Let’s look at some of the numbers. Membership fee controversy One of the issues that has always frustrated British Eurosceptics is the so-called ‘membership fee’ and what exactly that entails. Plenty of misinformation surrounding Britain’s net contribution to Brussels has floated around over the years and the criticism has always been: ‘We contribute more than we get back in return.’
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