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Sturgeon plots keep to Scotland tied to EU as fishermen to be forced to follow hated CFP

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NICOLA STURGEON's SNP have unveiled a decade long fishing strategy to stay aligned to controversial EU fishing laws as relations between London and Edinburgh turn sour over a Brexit trade deal. Read the full Article Sturgeon plots keep to Scotland tied to EU as fishermen to be forced to follow hated CFP

Post-Brexit Britain: “Good progress” has been made on a EU-UK trade deal

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Reports have emerged from various sources including the BBC that That “good progress” has been made on a post-Brexit trade deal between the United Kingdom and political bloc, but the… Read the full Article Post-Brexit Britain: “Good progress” has been made on a EU-UK trade deal from UNN

Boris to Ursula von der Leyen: Move on Fishing or No Deal

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“The Prime Minister spoke to Commission President Ursula von der Leyen this evening about the state of play in the UK / EU negotiations. “The Prime Minister underlined that the negotiations were now in a serious situation. Time was very short and it now looked very likely that agreement would not be reached unless the EU position changed substantially. “He said that we were making every effort to accommodate reasonable EU requests on the level playing field, but even though the gap had narrowed some fundamental areas remained difficult. “On fisheries he stressed that the UK could not accept a situation where it was the only sovereign country in the world not to be able to control access to its own waters for an extended period and to be faced with fisheries quotas which hugely disadvantaged its own industry. The EU’s position in this area was simply not reasonable and if there was to be an agreement it needed to shift significantly. “The Prime Minister repeated that little time

Brexit talks 'turn dark': No10 rages at EU for 'tying us up in knots' – no deal likely

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BORIS JOHNSON is refusing to buckle to "unacceptable" EU demands as a final showdown in the Brexit trade negotiations looms. Read the full Article Brexit talks 'turn dark': No10 rages at EU for 'tying us up in knots' – no deal likely

Brexit: Trade talks in 'a serious situation' says Boris Johnson

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The PM and the EU Commission head speak again by phone, and acknowledge differences remain. Read the full Article Brexit: Trade talks in 'a serious situation' says Boris Johnson from The BBC

PM tells EU to shift its stance 'substantially' with Brexit trade talks in 'serious situation'

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Boris Johnson has told EU chief Ursula von der Leyen that Brexit trade talks are now in "a serious situation" and that a no-deal outcome is "very likely" unless the EU changes its stance "substantially". * Read the full story... From Sky News