Nothing to fear from EU exit – veteran Lamont

FORMER Chancellor Norman Lamont has told a group of business leaders and academics that the North West economy would survive British withdrawal from the European Union.

Lord Lamont was addressing an audience at the University of Bolton where he is currently a director of its Centre for Islamic Finance.

The 72-year-old Tory peer, who was a cabinet minister under Margaret Thatcher and John Major and served as member of the House of Commons for 25 years, is a renown Euro-sceptic but said he would remain open mind... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...