Friday, 20 October 2017

Some positive movement, but still a long way to go

The European Council summit has ended broadly as expected. In their press conference Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker explained that..

By Jack Tagholm-Child

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

Philip Hammond’s pessimistic attitude is risking a good Brexit deal

Brexit is one of the most important constitutional events in British modern history. It is a massive shift in the..

By Jack Tagholm-Child

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

The EU withdrawal bill: a dangerous much ado about nothing

The EU Withdrawal Bill passed its second reading in Parliament in the early hours of Tuesday morning, by 326 votes to 290...

By Jack Tagholm-Child

Wednesday, 12 July 2017

How will the EU fill the hole in its budget after Brexit?

Brexit negotiations have finally begun and, contrary to reports in the UK, in some respects the EU has been rather..

By Jack Tagholm-Child

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

The EU’s future is far from secure

Commentators have argued Emmanuel Macron’s victory in France, and Mark Rutte’s in The Netherlands, have reconsolidated the moderate Pro-European position..

By Jack Tagholm-Child