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EU referendum: A brief history of British-European trade

David Cameron's attempted renegotiation of the UK's links with the European Union remains in a "fragile" state according to the president of the European Council, Donald Tusk.

With a week to go until a deal is meant to be finalised ahead of a UK referendum, the BBC's Allan Little considers how Britain's trading history with its European neighbours has shaped what has proved a controversial political relationship.

  • 11 Feb 2016
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