First secretary of state expected to face tough bargaining in Edinburgh talks over issues including farming, fisheries and police

Scottish ministers are to seek significant concessions over Brexit from Damian Green, the first secretary of state, after again threatening to withhold consent for the EU repeal bill.

Green is in Edinburgh on Wednesday for a meeting with Mike Russell, Scotland’s Brexit minister, and John Swinney, the deputy first minister, to discuss which powers Scotland will gain after the UK quits the EU.

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