Few British politicians played a bigger role in the recent history of the Balkans than Lord Ashdown. Following his death in December, his friend DENIS MacSHANE pays tribute
JANE MERRICK writes about an immovable political object facing irresistible forces.
The Labour peer shares the blockbuster speech he never got to make.
Lord Michael Heseltine has warned his party that the Tories will be seen as responsible once again for lowering living standards if Parliament votes for Brexit.
MPs are to debate and vote on prime minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal. But what will happen in the coming days?
Even among those horrified by Brexit, many remain unwilling to back a People’s Vote. Former Europe minister DENIS MacSHANE addresses their objections, in a bid to push them off the fence
MICHAEL WHITE on a counter-factual ‘what-if?’ moment that could have stopped Brexit at birth.
Artists could be stopped from performing and touring in Europe if the government fails to agree a deal with the EU, a professional body for musicians has said.
Germany led in Europe on the back of British guidance while the UK faltered as it distanced itself from the continent, writes Andrew Adonis.
AC GRAYLING reports on the scandal of the behind-the-scenes parliamentary machinations being used to enable Brexit
An angry caller has confronted Vote Leave chair Lord Lawson for applying to live in France permanently whilst criticising the EU.
The claim that the Lib Dems are “the only UK-wide party willing to stop Brexit” simply isn’t true says Green activist Nate Higgins.
In his parting letter to staff the editor of the Daily Mail said he hoped he had made Britain a better place to live.
Steve Richards’ piece reminds me of the ‘stab in the back’ policy otherwise known as Dolchstosslegende, propagated by the right in Germany after 1918.
Michael White says all political parties have an as-yet-unfulfilled duty to think much harder about reforms.
Keep calm and carry on is the old British motto but comedian, musician and writer MITCH BENN explains it’s not going to work this time round.
I’m concerned that so far, too few Leavers seem to have changed their minds and holding a second referendum before the time is right may be counterproductive.
The 1987 poll tax brought about Thatcher’s downfall. Now Brexit will do the same for Theresa May, says ANDREW ADONIS.
In the end it was another fudge, another desperate bid to avoid a spat with either Tory Leavers or Remainers.
Theresa May faces a crunch 48 hours in the House of Commons.
Next Tuesday there will be an almighty Brexit showdown in the House of Commons.
Britain will “cripple” its reputation as a free-trading nation if it quits Europe’s economic area and customs union.
Labour have launched a bid to strike a “new single market” with the EU in an apparent lurch towards a softer Brexit.
One of Britain’s best Brexit bloggers CHRIS GREY reveals the excuses that leavers are hiding behind, and why they won’t wash
As Theresa May’s cabinet divisions continue to stunt the progress of Brexit, JAMES BALL examines the factors which could trigger another snap election.
A fresh cabinet row has erupted after Michael Gove wrote to colleagues blaming the Treasury for a government defeat in the House of Lords.
STEVE ANGLESEY picks the losers and the losers – because there are no winners – from another week on Planet Brexit
The royal wedding is supposed to be a moment of modernity and progress for the Uk. But that is not the current mood of the nation, says Jane Merrick.
Jeremy Corbyn will commit a “serious evasion of duty” if he does not change course and back the UK retaining key aspects of the single market after Brexit, the former Labour leader Lord Kinnock has claimed.
Grassroots anti-Brexit campaigners are increasing the pressure on politicians ahead of the meaningful vote. Here is a list of the events organised across the UK in the coming weeks.