There was an interesting article in the Irish Time:
This is my response:
The day after? We would all be celebrating freedom from the failed EU – so one enormous hangover. But a few days later … then we’d have to start thinking about how to repair our historic relationships with those nations who shared our history such as Australia, Canada, India, Nigeria, etc. But clearly given your geographic closeness and ancient ties, Ireland would be one of the highest priorities.
Indeed, once we are free of the EU yoke, there is no reason why the UK could not move toward a far more federal structure itself – indeed it may be possible that if we had such a federal structure, Ireland may prefer being part of the federal “British Isles” rather than the EU!