“Polexit” is not only one of the ugliest and most unwieldy political neologisms ever concocted, it is also the most absurd. Despite the hysteria being whipped up by mischief-making EU politicians and media commentators, there is not the slightest prospect of Poland imitating Brexit. The latest opinion surveys show 88 per cent of Poles in favour of EU membership.
Conservative small-town mayor, Péter Márki-Zay, has unexpectedly won the primaries. He has an unorthodox biography for a populist.