New psychoactive substances (NPS) are designed to mimic the effects of illegal narcotics such as cannabis, cocaine or heroin. Despite this, they are often not illegal and can be cheaply purchased online.
As our road trip team enters France, they meet with customs officers who are showing the French government how a no-deal Brexit could affect European borders.
Operator says customs forms would be filled in advance, meaning additional disruption would be minimal.
Industrial action by French customs officials — over Brexit — is expected to continue until at least Wednesday, April 3.
Customs officials in Calais are operating a go slow in protest over what they claim is a lack of resources being allocated to manage their post-Brexit workload.
Guto Bebb's resignation comes after MPs voted 305 to 302 in favour of a pro-Brexit lawmakers' amendment to the customs legislation.
Inside the millions of containers arriving in Europe, there are also illegal goods such as weapons, drugs or radioactive materials. How to make customs controls more effective without slowing down unloading operations? An answer comes from the C-Bord project.
As the UK tries to decide whether it's in or out, we take a quick look at the European Customs Union, and ask, why have one?
Paris' Musee d'Orsay have confirmed its authenticity, but its not known why the painting was on the bus or who left it there.
The Netherlands and France plan to hire hundreds of new customs officers in preparation for the UK’s exit from the EU. The British government prefers to wait and see.
European Council President Donald Tusk has given the British government until Monday to make a final offer to avoid a hard border on the island.
Right now, it's invisible. Many fear a return to border checks could undermine peace on the island and hurt its economy.
Britain's Liam Fox says there won't be a deal on the question of the Irish border until the EU agrees to discuss trade. Brussels wants things to be dealt with the other way around.
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In this edition of U-talk the question comes from François in Paris: “I plan to travel from France to Lithuania by car. Are there any restrictions on