How UK could have followed Norway’s path and protected its waters

Boris Johnson on UK Fisheries

Britain could have followed Norway’s path and protected its waters from the EU, had former Prime Minister Edward Heath not considered fishing expendable when negotiating the country’s accession to the EEC, former MP for Grimsby and Brexit campaigner Austin Mitchell claimed in a recent report. Before the negotiations on a future trade deal between the … Read more How UK could have followed Norway’s path and protected its waters

Tell-tale sign EU knows UK will NEVER rejoin exposed

Ursula Von der Leyen, Boris Johnson and Michel Barnier

Brexit means the UK can take back control of its fishing waters – but a key difference in how the EU is dealing with Britain versus how it has dealt with Norway in the Seventies suggests the bloc knows it will never rejoin. In 1972, Norway held a referendum on whether it should join the … Read more Tell-tale sign EU knows UK will NEVER rejoin exposed