no deal brexit
The EU has said there are "just a few hours" left for an agreement to be reached.
MPs heading home for Christmas could quickly return if trade deal agreed in last-minute rush to pass legislation.
Labour MP Siobhain McDonagh wasn't having any of it.
Veteran backbencher says the prime minister's position would be "untenable".
The price of brie, beef mince, wine and other items is predicted to shoot up.
A Brussels source told HuffPost UK Wednesday was "the latest conceivable moment" after Barnier briefed MEPs on talks.
Prime minister will decide whether to continue talks after EU leaders summit.
Negotiations have reached yet another impasse in Britain’s phased leaving from the European Union. With the transition period end date in sight, Boris Johnson refuses to countenance extending the deadline meaning both sides are once again planning for a future no deal Brexit. With the coronavirus pandemic, it’s not something many have paid attention to in 2020, here’s where we currently are.
The political implications of a no deal outcome threaten to be every bit as significant as its economic fallout, Anand Menon and Jonathan Portes write.
Government sources tell HuffPost UK some of the £4bn-worth of crisis planning means the UK is accidentally better prepared for Covid-19.