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Cabinet row as Javid sends letter asking for an extra £2 bn to boost no-deal planning

Jun 12, 2019 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

SAJID JAVID clashed with Philip Hammond during a fractious Cabinet meeting as he demanded an extra £2billion in no-deal funding for the Border Force.

The Home Secretary and Tory leadership candidate accused the Treasury of failing to deliver the money promised for extra Border Force officials needed to prepare for a no-deal Brexit.

Stephen Barclay, the Brexit Secretary, suggested that the Government was "sleepwalking" and "drifting" on nodeal preparations as he also criticised Mr Ha...