Brexit Day tasting in Sweden

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Brexit Day tasting in Sweden

Post by djewesbury » 16:11 Fri 20 Dec 2019

DRT is very patriotically marking Brexit Day by flying to Sweden. While he's there he will enjoy the fruits of one of Britain's oldest international trade partnerships, the Methuen Treaty, by drinking vintage port. To cap the symbolism, he will be joined by Mr. Kneeshaw, representing the Republic of Ireland!

We expect negotiations to be brisk and for many outstanding issues to be settled during Derek's visit. We have set aside the whole of the following day and evening for confirmatory procedurals.
Daniel J.
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Re: Brexit Day tasting in Sweden

Post by AHB » 19:00 Thu 26 Dec 2019

Pray tell, which Brexit Day are these fine gentlemen flying to Sweden? I am being told by SWMBO that it is extremely important I find things to do in my retirement so that I don't sink into the depths of depression.
Top Ports in 2019: Niepoort VV (1960s bottling) and Quinta do Noval Nacional 2017
Top Ports in 2020 (so far): Croft 1945 and Niepoort VV (1960s bottling)

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Re: Brexit Day tasting in Sweden

Post by DRT » 19:23 Sat 04 Jan 2020

When I return to Heathrow from the EU on Sunday 2nd February does anyone know which passport queue I need to join?

And do I need to paint my passport blue?
"The first duty of Port is to be red"
Ernest H. Cockburn

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