Wednesday, November 11, 1998 Published at 10:33 GMT
Thousands of farmers have gathered in Cardiff on the eve of the summit of European leaders to call for an end to the export ban on British beef.
Blair to reject attacks on EU presidency
Tony Blair will attend the EU summit in Cardiff to mark the end of the UK's presidency of the EU.
A wider union
The process of EU enlargement is now well underway. Negotiations have begun with six so-called 'fast track' countries. But there is a large gap between rhetoric and reality.