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EU budget deal agreed

European leaders have reached a deal on a €908 billion (£773 billion) EU budget for the next seven years, at a summit in Brussels.

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Cameron: EU should not be immune to spending cuts

David Cameron has arrived in Brussels Credit: APTN

David Cameron has arrived at the EU summit in Brussels this afternoon, insisting on more budget cuts. Speaking before the summit he said:

"The numbers are much too high. They need to come down - and if they don't come down there won't be a deal".

"The European Union should not be immune to the sorts of pressure we have to reduce spending, find efficiencies and spend wisely - what we are all doing."

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