Rejected petition Delay brexit due to Covid-19
In light of the recent coronavirus outbreak we ask the government to delay brexit to allow people more time to prepare
The recent outbreak of Covid-19 has severely disrupted peoples plans regarding Brexit. Planned flights have been cancelled, local government institutions are closed, and whole countries are in lock down.
While government is still able to continue with its preparations for brexit, everyday people are not.
We ask that the UK government delays brexit for a time period roughly in line with the duration of the disruption caused by Covid-19.
This petition was rejected
Why was this petition rejected?
There’s already a petition about this issue. We cannot accept a new petition when we already have one about a very similar issue.
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You may wish to sign this petition calling for the same action: https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/300412
You can find out more about coronavirus and how you can protect yourself and others here:
NHS website: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
UK Government website: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus
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