MEP warns Brexit uncertainty could stall important border projects

mairead mc guinness

An MEP is warning that developments in in the border area, worth in the region of €132 million, risk being stalled unless there is clarity about the future of the funding mechanisms and renewed commitment to implementing projects.

Midlands North West representative Mairead McGuinness was speaking following a meeting in Newry with the East Border Region.

She says 85% of the funds for these projects come from the EU, and uncertainty around issues such asd the timing of Brexit are creating worries which must be addressed............