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Former UK Chancellor Alistair Darling says Britain must ignore ‘little Englanders’ and back a soft Brexit

"I've always been in favour of an open trading relationship with Europe, and indeed the rest of the world. I can't see how you could work without a customs union," the former Chancellor of the Excheque told Business Insider in late May.
Britain's Chancellor Alistair Darling leaves the Treasury to go to the House of Commons to deliver his pre-budget report, in central London November 24, 2008.

‘It sent a tremor down my back’: Alistair Darling reveals how Britain came within hours of the ‘breakdown of law and order’

If you can't get your money you can't buy food, you can't buy petrol etc. There was a grave risk of going from an economic crisis to a political crisis, where you have a breakdown of law and order. We were that close to the brink."
Alistair Darling.

The man who guided Britain through the 2008 financial crisis worries cyber attacks could trigger the next crash

Former British Chancellor Alistair Darling said it would be a "profound mistake" for governments and institutions to ignore the possibility that another crisis could be just around the corner.

Ex-Chancellor: Brexit and consumer debt should raise ‘alarm bells’ for the UK economy

Former Chancellor Lord Darling has urged regulators to be "very, very" vigilant about threats to Britain's economy as Brexit is causing "massive uncertainty."