EU greed laid bare by extraordinary fact as Brussels RAIDS British waters

Boris Johnson and Michel Barnier on fisheries

Boris Johnson is intent on reclaiming Britain’s fishing waters after being warned of the huge imbalance of trade enjoyed by European trawlermen. The Prime Minister has ordered his chief negotiator, David Frost, to prioritise a fisheries agreement with the European Union that hands back control of the country’s waters to the Government. British negotiators have … Read more

UK refuses to back down as Brexit talks stall

Michel Barnier and Boris Johnson On Fisheries policy

British negotiators will demand a separate fisheries agreement today as talk resume with Brussels over a trade deal. It will set up a fresh clash with Michel Barnier, the EU’s chief negotiator, who wants fishing to be included in a single, overarching future relationship pact. David Frost, Boris Johnson’s lead negotiator, revealed his plans for … Read more

Prime Minister’s five step plan to free UK from coronavirus lockdown revealed

Prime Minister's five step plan to free UK from coronavirus lockdown revealed

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has drafted a five-step plan to lift the UK out of lockdown as the coronavirus crisis begins to settle. The 50 page blueprint is said to be Britain’s route out of the coronavirus. The five-stage plan is staggered over the next six months, The Mirror reports. The Prime Minister will … Read more

Boris leaves Brussels rattled following US trade deal win

Boris leaves Brussels rattled following US trade deal win

The EU is rattled and will eventually crumble under Brexit “time pressure” amid fears in Europe of a huge US-UK trade deal. Brussels will give into UK demands despite ongoing deadlocked Brexit talks, according to a Brexiteer cabinet minister. The International Trade Secretary Liz Truss said the EU will crumble under “time pressure” as the … Read more

Boris to go with ‘NO-DEAL’ if Barnier maintains ‘unreasonable’ fishing demands

Boris Johnson and Michel Barnier

Boris Johnson has been told to walk away from trade negotiations with Brussels unless the bloc compromises on its demands to continue fishing in Britain’s coastal waters. The Prime Minister should use the threat of no deal as leverage to force Michel Barnier, the EU’s chief negotiator, to backdown in the row over fisheries, a … Read more

Brussels left shocked by Britain’s new hardline approach to trade talks

Boris Johnson and Michel Barnier

British negotiators finally believe they have Brussels on the back foot with their uncompromising attitude in the talks about a future trade deal. David Frost’s army of officials refused to budge last week after Michel Barnier demanded for the current access to Britain’s fishing waters is maintained as the price for the future relationship pact. … Read more

Boris Johnson to SUPERCHARGE Brexit trade talks- pressures EU for more concessions

Boris Johnson and Michel Barnier

Boris Johnson wants to supercharge Brexit trade talks this week by pushing EU leaders to put pressure on Michel Barnier for more concessions. And in return a UK draft fisheries proposal could be fast-tracked to be on the table within weeks. The Prime Minister wants his counterparts to give Brussels encouragement to accelerate the talks … Read more

Do you think EU will cave on UK demands over no deal threat?

Do you think EU will cave on UK demands over no deal threat?

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is now believed to have the upper hand in EU trade talks because the eurozone faces an economic downtown, some experts have claimed – but do you think the bloc will cave in to UK demands? Boris Johnson has repeatedly ruled out extending the EU transition period, which is due to … Read more

How UK fishermen laid bare ’35 years of decline caused by EU’

Boris Johnson discusses fisheries with EU's Ursula Von Der Leyen

The EU was accused of sparking “35 years of decline” by British fishermen, who claimed overfishing by the bloc’s boats had crippled Cornwall’s businesses. The EU’s Common Fisheries Policy was a big motivator behind British fishermen’s backing of Leave in the 2016 referendum. Edwin Hosking, landings co-ordinator for a Cornish seafood company called FalFish, hit out … Read more