The UK border official that was until recently in charge of Brexit border plans has warned that technology cannot prevent disruption in a no-deal scenario.
The former Director-General for Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs, Karen Wheeler, said no-deal emergency plans would have to be stepped up but, although the civil service had done all it can to prepare for no-deal, chaos at Dover and the Irish border may not be averted.
The Brexit team of the border force was ready for March 29, Wheeler sai...

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