Boris Johnson says the UK should 'get ready' for a no-deal Brexit after trade talks stall with the EU UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the UK should 'get ready' to leave EU trading rules without a deal, after talks with the EU faltered. Can the state subsidy row blocking a EU-UK trade deal be resolved?Some experts believe there is scope for compromise over one of the main sticking points holding up a post-Brexit agreement on future ties. Why is fishing such a critical issue in the Brexit talks?Fishing accounts for just 0.12 per cent of the UK’s GDP, which is nearly 60 times less than that of financial services, yet it could be the issue that scuppers hopes of a deal.While the government has Can the state subsidy row blocking a EU-UK trade deal be resolved?Some experts believe there is scope for compromise over one of the main sticking points holding up a post-Brexit agreement on future ties. Boris Johnson set for compromise on Human Rights Act – EU sourcesUK prepared to retain act in order to secure security ties with EU, sources say In cod we trust: How fish became such a Brexit problemA war over who gets to catch what and where would be calamitous for both the EU and the UK. Deadlines schmeadlines: is Boris Johnson bluffing EU over Brexit?The British prime minister has set a deadline of October 15 for a Brexit deal to be struck – or to be within reach – on future trading terms with the EU. They don’t appear close. Brexit: Time for trade deal getting short, PM warnsThe UK and EU say they are making progress, but remain at loggerheads on fishing and help for firms.