David Frost, who faces a fresh round of talks with his Brussels counterpart Michel Barnier next week, has sounded an optimistic note about discussions after months of deadlock.
“As always, we go in good faith to talk constructively about all the issues. Our assessment is that agreement can be reached in September and we will work to achieve this if we can,” the head of the Prime Minister’s Taskforce Europe tweeted last night.
Mr Frost said he was “looking forward to going to Brussels next week for round seven of the negotiations with the European Commission”.
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August 14, 2020