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Nobody from Brussels has said this out loud, but the logic goes that the EU team were well staffed and given firm political direction about what could or could not be done. Meanwhile the british civil servants were short-staffed and given no useful direction whatsoever. So most of the time they were simply nodding their heads to EU ideas.

keep to the Fen Causeway
by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Tue Nov 27th, 2018 at 05:44:49 PM EST
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