A prime minister of the United Kingdom, Gordon Brown, has warned that the of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland is "sleepwalking into ". He also warned of a serious economic ahead after the UK leaves the European Union. He wrote about the of the UK leaving the EU after Brexit. The UK will leave the European Union on October 31st (which is also Halloween). Mr Brown believes that if the UK leaves the EU without a , the four nations of the UK could be in trouble. He is blaming thinking. He said many people in each want their . He said the United Kingdom is no longer a totally kingdom.
The United Kingdom consists of four countries - the three of Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales) and the being Northern Ireland. The full for all four countries is "The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland". Gordon Brown believes that Brexit has made people in country want independence. Most people in Scotland voted against Brexit. They want to stay in the EU. There are of a vote for independence for Scotland. There are also over a possible physical between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. People are talking about a reunited Ireland. Mr Brown said: "We must recognize that is now driving British ."