The phrase ‘Brexit means Brexit’ is now firmly in the public domain. Realistically however we do not yet know the full ramifications or indeed the consequences for the economy and public services. The immediate reaction after the vote was the awareness that there was an identifiable regional variation in the vote not only between regions but between the countries of the UK. In Scotland for example more than 60% of those who voted, elected to remain as part of the EU. In fact every local authority area, voted to remain part of the EU.