Brexit

farming

Brexit Is a Nightmare for Farmers’ Mental Health

Many British agricultural workers already struggle with rural isolation and financial strain. Now, Brexit uncertainty is making things significantly worse.
Ellie Broughton
3.4.19
Brexit

This Company Is Selling a £380 Emergency Food Box Ahead of Brexit

It contains instant meals including macaroni cheese and a sweet-and-sour chicken that can last for up to 25 years.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
1.30.19
Off-Menu

It's Thursday, January 24, and There's Too Much 'Stuf' in Oreos Now

Plus, our Secretary of Commerce "[doesn't] really quite understand why" unpaid federal employees might need food banks.
Hannah Keyser
1.24.19
politics

We Went to the Pizzeria Offering an Anti-Brexit Discount

“Half our staff are British and local from London, and the other half are from Italy. It's fucked at the moment, right?”
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
1.17.19
alcohol

Wholesalers Are Stockpiling Wine in Fears that Brexit Will Spike Wine Prices

Drowning our sorrows in reasonably-priced French wine might become a thing of the past. Great!
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
1.11.19
Restaurants

Why London's Restaurants Are Failing

UK restaurant closures increased by 20 percent last year. We spoke to some of the owners forced to close their businesses.
Phoebe Hurst
11.1.18
Brexit

Brexit Food Shortages Could Have Serious Repercussions for Scotland's Island Communities

We spoke to residents of Orkney and the Outer Hebrides to learn how they're prepping for a potential hard Brexit.
Chris McCall
10.8.18
Brexit

Tory MP Tries to Make Pro-Brexit Argument Using Fruit, Fails

Another day, another tweet showing we all know nothing about Brexit.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
9.25.18
alcohol

Petty Wetherspoons to Remove Jägermeister From Pubs in the Name of Brexit

Goodbye Jägermeister, hello “Strika.”
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
9.12.18
Brexit

Cadbury Admits to Stockpiling Ingredients in Case of Brexit Shortages

And you thought it couldn’t get any worse.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
9.11.18
Brexit

UK Government Says It Is Definitely, 100-Percent Not Stockpiling Food Right Now

Brexit-related food shortages? Who said anything about Brexit-related food shortages?
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
7.26.18
alcohol

In Pettiest Move Yet, Pro-Brexit Wetherspoons to Stop Selling Champagne and German Beer

Looking forward to our glorious future of Fuller’s pints and pork pies.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
6.13.18
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