Public Sector Event

Operation Yellowhammer

Venue: Institute for Government

Date: 18 Sep 2019

Synopsis: The government has released papers setting out what could happen if the UK left the EU without a deal.


This event will explore what those papers tell us about a no-deal Brexit and how the government is preparing.

Our panel includes:

  • • Hilary Benn MP, chair of the Exiting the EU Committee
  • • Philip Rycroft, former permanent secretary for the Department for Exiting the EU
  • • Rosamund Urwin, senior reporter, for The Sunday Times
  • • Joe Owen, programme director at the Institute for Government
  • • Further panellist TBC.

The event will be chaired by Jill Rutter, programme director at the Institute for Government. There will also be an opportunity for audience questions.