The National:

Tory MP Ross Thomson has been relentlessly mocked on Twitter after claiming post-Brexit food and medicine shortages is seemingly less of a concern than being able to buy super powerful vacuum cleaners.

READ: Why worry about Brexit food shortages when you can buy a new vacuum?

In a Tweet thread, the Aberdeen South MP claimed that having any form of soft Brexit (i.e. avoiding a no-deal Brexit) would mean regulatory alignment with Brussels and “ signing up bad regulations such as the EU ban on hoovers with motors more powerful than 900w”.

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