Everything But Brexit III: More Terrible Stuff the Government Has Done Recently

It's not just Brexit – there are many ways that the country is disintegrating around us.

by Mark Wilding
24 April 2019, 10:36am

Illustration: Dan Evans

Nearly three years into the Brexit shitshow and it continues to dominate the news agenda. But just because Britain’s increasingly protracted, mishandled and ill-advised efforts to leave the EU have occupied the headlines, don’t think for one second that the rest of government business has been running smoothly: there’s been no shortage of contemptible policies, controversial decisions and entirely avoidable fuck-ups taking place while the nation attempts to stock up on tinned vegetables.

Here’s what the UK government has been up to over the last few months.