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The UK is scheduled to officially leave the EU on Friday. Following the Brexit referendum in 2016 and years of tense negotiations and political turmoil in the UK, Prime Minister Boris Johnson finally secure parliamentary approval for a Brexit deal earlier this month. This means that the UK will now finally close the door on 43 years of EU membership.
What will happen on the day?
While there has been a lot of talk of national celebrations the only scheduled happenings on the day will be countdown clock which will be projected onto 10 Downinst Street (the PM’s residence) along with a celebration in parliament square led by the Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage. Interestingly, the events of the day will be a far cry from the ceremony held when the UK joined the EU in 1973, which included a torchlight procession.
What will change on the day?
Ultimately, life for UK citizens will remain exactly the same. The Brexit date is merely a legally binding formality within the overall Brexit process...
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