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Boris Johnson’s ‘Festival of Brexit’ is a ‘Recipe for Failure,’ MPs Say

The U.K. government has invested £120 million in the event.

The Government has been accused by MPs of wasting tens of millions of pounds of taxpayers’ money on a so-called “festival of Brexit” without any clear idea of what it is meant to be.

The Unboxed: Creativity in the UK event — due to take place later this year — is supposed to showcase the best of the country’s creativity following its withdrawal from the European Union.