EXPRESS REPORTS THAT BUSINESS LEADERS SAY ECONOMY WILL BE STRONGER AFTER BREXIT, BUT THEY’VE SAID NO SUCH THING

25 Jul

Tabloid Corrections

business

The Daily Express is continuing with its strategy of looking the other way, ignoring any evidence to the contrary and spinning every Brexit-related story to convince its readership that things are gonna be wonderful once we leave the EU.

Despite some worrying economic wobbles and no emergence of any substantial post-Brexit plan, the paper’s message to its demographic of mostly Leave voters is the same every day – don’t listen to the naysayers folks, we’ve definitely done the right thing.

The latest gust of journalistic hot wind featured in an article yesterday called BRITAIN’S ECONOMY WILL BE STRONGER AFTER BREXIT, BUSINESS LEADERS CONFIRM.

Now there is nothing actually wrong with this headline, apart from the bit about business leaders confirming that Britain’s economy will be stronger after Brexit.

What the paper was referring to was an event hosted by the Evening Standard which brought together a handful of business executives…

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