Bristol MPs warn the Prime Minister: Working people will 'pay the price' of a hard Brexit | Bristol Post
Now in the light of a climb in unemployment in the area, further disquiet is being expressed:
Number of benefits claimants in South West up nine per cent since Brexit vote
Number of benefits claimants in South West up nine per cent since Brexit vote | Exeter Express and Echo
With comment from the East Devon Watch blog:
But worry not! Our Local Enterprise Partnership, charged with ever-increasing growth, will no doubt have a plan – probably involving Hinkley C!
“Number of benefits claimants in South West up nine per cent since Brexit vote” | East Devon Watch
Although it's difficult to say how employment really is doing: Are we seeing a 'trend'?
South West employment high despite 6,000 losing jobs | West Country - ITV News (October)
Unemployment falls to 10-year low post-Brexit despite Treasury’s ‘Project Fear’ warning quitting EU would cost 500,000 jobs - The Sun (November)
Brexit latest: Jobs market stagnates in three months to October | The Independent (December)