From his position inside UKIP GAWAIN TOWLER witnessed the rise of pan-European nationalism. In his first article since quitting as communications chief he offers an insight into a worrying trend.

The breathtaking disregard with which some Brexiteers are now treating the Irish peace process show how little they understand the issue, and what is at stake, says PETER MILLAR, who saw the Troubles up close

To mark International Women’s Day YASMIN ALIBHAI-BROWN looks at how the EU has made a difference to women

The Trade Secretary who travelled all that way for a packet of crisps.

Fishing has always been a totemic issue fro Brexiteers. But the industry relies on close ties and cooperation with Europe. Could all that be discarded in pursuit of Brexit? PETER HETHERINGTON reports.

Theresa May’s visit to China laid bare one of the founding myths of Brexit, argues JONATHAN LIS. We are retreating from the world, not reaching out into it,

The TV historian talks about a missed opportunity and what you can and cannot learn from the past.

Ministers’ failure to address the implications of withdrawal from Euratom could have dangerous consequences, warns MIKE GALSWORTHY.

Brexit is a career-killer for freelancers, argues reader Jayne Hamilton.

The EU is currently debating proposals to force internet giants like Google and Facebook to pay more for the millions of news stories they offer their users. Here, the leaders of some of the continent’s biggest news agencies explain why the measure is so urgent.

ANGELA JAMESON on the mercurial currency that adds a whole new level to high-risk investment

“Irish Border unthinkable” says Boris Johnson. “Isn’t this the same person that said the EU could go a whistle for more money and that £350m a week would go to the NHS...?” asks reader Tony Howarth.

Progressive parties must get their act together and address immigration if we are to avoid a Hard Brexit, writes environmentalist and Green thinker JONATHON PORRITT.

Post Brexit, Unilever and Shell could take advantage of lower corporate taxes in the Netherlands. ANGELA JAMESON reports.

The new film Dunkirk is one of the greatest depictions of war on screen. But despite its anti-war message it also comes with some pretty heavy baggage

We Dutch used to make fun of the Germans and admire the Brits, says Vanessa Lamsvelt. Now, we find ourselves laughing at, not with, the UK

It is no accident that Britain’s creative sector has grown as borders have become more open. Now, decades of progress are in peril, says one of the world’s leading architects

An ice cold San Miguel on a Spanish beach, or a glass of a Bordeaux in a Paris restaurant might seem like the ultimate in European drinks, but these ten classics are underrated examples of the continent’s cocktails, cordials and concentrates.

When American rock met European art - a bizarre chapter in rock history to which countless other acts, from David Bowie onwards, owe a debt of gratitude.

Never mind the Tour de France - we pick Europe’s 10 greatest cycle rides

Trump is invited to Paris, investor confidence grows in Greece and cladding concerns in Germany

The idea that we can become an exporting power house simply by leaving the customs union is yet another Brexit delusion

In an uncertain global landscape, the former deputy prime minister outlines reforms needed to safeguard the international order against nationalism and ‘strong man’ politics

Going Dutch – a new blog encourages parents to raise their children the Netherlands way.

Few family histories better underline the complex relationship between Britain and Germany than Christian Lawrence’s. Here he explains why his fellow countrymen are so sad to see the UK leave

Brexit has generated an unprecedented degree of unity between the other 27 EU member states.

We pick the most wrong and unstable Leavers from the week in Brexit

As a young airman, Harry Leslie Smith saw first hand the need for co-operation in Europe, a lesson he thinks later generations have lost

The populist right has been dealt a heavy blow after Marine Le Pen was defeated in the French election.



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