Deep splits between member states over the next EU budget have delayed talks at tonight's summit in Brussels.
Arriving for his first round of meetings on foot, David Cameron said won't accept any budget proposal unless it cuts EU spending.
ITV News' Europe Editor James Mates reports from Brussels:
The EU budget deal is victory for David Cameron, but perhaps more accurately a victory for northern Europe over the south.
The EU president will unveil 'exciting' new budget proposals, but getting northern and southern bloc countries to agree will be tricky.