The wrangle over fishing access escalated this week after French authorities accused the Cornelis Gert Jan vessel, a Scottish-registered scallop dredger, of fishing without a licence. Photograph: Sameer Al-Doumy/AFP via Getty Images

Last-ditch talks have been launched to find an agreement between the UK and France in the dispute over fishing licences, as the head of the ports of C(...)

The DFDS Seaways ferry Cote des Dunes, loaded with freight lorries, departs from the Port of Dover, Kent, on Christmas Eve. Photograph: Aaron Chown/PA Wire

Transportation of lorries from Dover to France across the English Channel has resumed on Thursday after drivers returned negative Covid-19 test result(...)