Brexit talks still snagged on fish, may take some hours

Brexit talks still snagged on fish, may take some hours

Anti-Brexit protester Steve Bray holds signs outside Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) in London. Credit: Reuters Photo

Talks to conclude a Brexit trade could still have "some hours to run", a UK source said on Thursday amid high hopes that negotiators were about to clinch a long-elusive deal.

A European Union official, agreeing that a deal could be some hours away, said the two sides were still haggling over the EU's right to fish in British waters.