UK readying plans for medical supplies in no-deal Brexit

FILE PHOTO – Pharmaceutical tablets and capsules in foil strips are arranged on a table in this picture illustration taken in Ljubljana September 18, 2013. REUTERS/Srdjan Zivulovic

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain is working on plans to use aeroplanes and fast-track trucks to ensure the continued supply of medicines if it leaves the European Union without a deal in March.

“We are working on ensuring that we have aviation capacity,” Health Minister Matt Hancock told BBC radio on Friday.

“If there is a serious disruption at the border we will have prioritisation an


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