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Brexit heartland: Hull wants to take back control

As UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares to put a new Brexit deal to Parliament, Al Jazeera visited the port city where people are desperate for progress.

In one of the United Kingdom‘s poorest cities, dozens of cargo ferries head for Europe every day.

With a high percentage of leave voters, the people of Hull want a Brexit deal done, hoping it will be the answer to their problems.

Al Jazeera’s Emma Hayward reports from Hull.