Craig Beaumont (@craigie_b )

Craig Beaumont

Bio External Affairs/Advocacy Director @FSB_policy; @SmallBizSatUK Board; @FT/@OUTstandingiB 🏳️‍🌈 list; ex No.10 and London 2012; @GuidoFawkes: coruscating
Location London
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Account created 10-02-2009 12:27:28
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Instagram : 6.15am radio interview, so am in the gym early. Why on earth do people do this, normally? It’s horrifying @ Gymbox Elephant & Castle instagram.com/p/B1dQoQ2FqsE/…

iPhone : Automatically issuing EORI numbers to all VAT-registered small firms that trade exclusively with the EU is a vital intervention in preparing small traders for a no deal Brexit - Mike Cherry on todays Government announcement: bit.ly/2NjXe8Z

TweetDeck : Ben Probert FSB BBC Radio 4 I hope not. Pulling up the drawbridge isn't a policy! If the Govt can bring in a new immigration system in 10 weeks' time, it needs to share it.

In the mean-time, the threat to the 2m EU citizens w/o settled status on a weekend away form the UK is real - they may not get back in

Twitter Web App : 21% of small firms employ EU27 citizens. Boris Johnson UK Prime Minister unequivocally says they'e welcome; but if any of the 2 million w/o approved status take a short break in 10 weeks' time, will they be let back in? They don't know.

BBCPM 45 mins in: bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m0… twitter.com/fsb_policy/sta…

Twitter Web App : Yesterday's anonymous advisor leak (ugh) has stoked fear among the 2 million EU27 citizens here yet to apply for settled status, many awaiting the promised iPhone App. Some worry about holidays, as they could be refused re-entry at UK border after 31st Oct. Leak needs clearing up twitter.com/the3million/st…

Tweetbot for iΟS : A No-deal Brexit is probably 10 weeks away

Large firms have spent £millions to get themselves ready; if you’re a small business, the new refreshed guidance from Dept for BEIS is a good place to start - 7 initial questions tailor the info you see: gov.uk/business-uk-le… twitter.com/andrealeadsom/…