Brexit: EU 'preparing for the worst' as UK government scrutinises Irish Sea proposals

Oct 14, 2021 - City AM

After setting out new Brexit proposals to cut trade red tape across the Irish Sea. last night, the European Union is “preparing for the worst” as the bloc awaits the UK’s response, according to media reports in Europe.

The European Union Commission has laid out measures to slash 80 per cent of regulatory checks and dramatically cut customs processes on the movement of goods, especially food and farming produce, between Britain and the island of Ireland.

The UK Government welcom...