THE Sunday night deadline was ignored last night – as officials on both sides continue to slog out a trade agreement.
Both sides simply ignored loud warnings from the EU Parliament that a deal must be done by Sunday night or they would not rubber stamp it.
A “tortured” weekend of talks failed to break the deadlock over “unreasonable” demands from the EU for a further six years of access to UK waters for their fishermen.
And time is running out to reach a deal by December 31.
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