Why Britain Is Accepting Pounds and Ounces

Jenny Gross

Why Britain Is Accepting Pounds and Ounces Jenny Gross Reporting from London

Now that Britain has actually left the E.U., the government is taking actions to return to royal systems, calling it a way to “profit from new Brexit liberties.”

In practice, this will likely indicate that stores and market stalls can sell produce identified in pounds and ounces alone, instead of alongside grams and kilograms.While some call it

a Brexit triumph, others question the focus on measurements when Britain is facing broader issues, consisting of a vulnerable economic recovery.Published at Mon, 27 Sep 2021 10:19:09 -0500