The European Union would allow a two-year extension to the Brexit transition period if the UK asked for one, its chief negotiator has said.
Britain has criticised the European Union for the “limited progress” made in the latest rounds of talks on a future post-Brexit trade deal.
The UK could remain tied to the European Union rules and continue paying into Brussels’ budget until the end of 2022.
Many have been angered that the UK is to effectively remain subject to the EU's Common Fisheries Policy in the transition period
Vince Cable thinks it's nonsense that the EU is trying to hurt Britain
The Brexit Secretary has said he was to agree the transition phase next week
The EU has published plans on ways it may punish the UK during the transition period
A spokesman for Theresa May says there is 'broad agreement' on the matter but still some differences of opinion
Many Brexiteers are claiming Theresa May is not being tough enough on Brexit