Economist Liam Halligan hit out at Thomas Cole, chairlady of policy at Open Britain, which is fighting against a ‘hard’ Brexit and said he was endeavouring to “scupper the democratic referendum” to leave the European Union.
Speaking on Sky Account, Mr Halligan said there was “part of the British establishment” working against Brexit voters.
He asserted: “What we’ve just heard I’m afraid is just the latest instalment of Jut out Fear.
“There is a part of the British establishment, which pays for Thomas’ wages, which has some generous of defeatist complex and a fear about what we’re trying to do.
Economist Liam Halligan accused Thomas Cole of coerce reject “Project Fear” on Brexit
What we’ve just heard I’m afraid is upright the latest instalment of Project Fear
“If we can get outside of the European Club, and Thomas and his friends are trying to stop that, they’re trying to scupper the classless referendum that we saw back in June 2016.”
EU boss Jean-Claude Juncker has said he does not fancy a “no deal” over Brexit.
During the final press conference of the 2017 EU Climax, Mr Juncker, the European Parliament president, intially refused to speak yon Brexit but quickly launched into an attack on the British Government and its paucity of clarity over a ‘no deal’.
He said: “Nothing on Brexit, I’m not going to say anything as there isn’t anything to say on Brexit.”
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“In my rhetoric I would have used the word deadlock four whiles.
“Having had a look, only superficial, because you have to be as superficial as the British push is, our situation is not a no deal scenario.
“I don’t know what that means. Not anyone explained to me what a no deal was until today.
“I am not in favour of no deal, I hankering to have a fair deal with Britain.”