On Air Now

Kildare Focus - Repeat

11:30pm - 12:30am

  • 045 901 490
  • 0833 979797

Now Playing

Kildare Focus

with Ciara Plunkett

British Govt. Expected To Call For Significant Change To The Northern Ireland Protocol Today.

Stock image: Pixabay

Boris Johnson, says the current arrangement is causing disruption to trade in the North.

The British government is expected to call for significant changes to the Northern Ireland Protocol today.

It will unveil a so-called 'command paper' in Westminster - demanding an overhaul of the agreement with the EU.

British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, says the current arrangement is causing significant disruption to trade in the North.

But Minister for European Affairs, Thomas Byrne, says the protocol can't be scrapped

Dublin MEP Barry Andrews says he doesn't expect the EU to back down - despite the UK's demands today

.

More from National News

Stay tuned to Kfm!

Get the Kfm Apps for you phone, tablet or smart speaker...

Kfm Kildare Weather

  • Tue

    Low-level cloud

    19°C

  • Wed

    Sunny intervals

    18°C

  • Thu

    Sunny intervals

    17°C

  • Fri

    Low-level cloud

    19°C

  • Sat

    Sunny intervals

    19°C