French fishermen plan to block freight to UK in Brexit licences dispute | The Guardian

With talks between governments deadlocked, fishers to decide on taking their own action, reports say

French fishers are set to take action within days, including blocking road and sea freight bound for the UK through Calais and other Channel ports, as a months-long dispute over licences to operate in British waters intensifies.

French media reported on Tuesday that with talks between the two governments and the European Commission over post-Brexit fishing rights seemingly deadlocked, angry fishers in northern France would decide on Thursday what steps to take.

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