John Major

Britain faces a generational struggle to relocate itself to the heart of the European project. With relations and reputation at rock bottom, what better time to start the fightback? asks JOHN KAMPFNER

As things get glummer it's hard to know whether to laugh or cry

Readers will know ANDREW ADONIS is not one for giving Theresa May praise but on this occasion he has.

Sir John Major has called for MPs to be given a free vote on the way forward on Brexit to break the deadlock in parliament and to truly represent their constituents.

Former prime minister Sir John Major has said revoking Article 50 - the process which would stop Brexit - is the "only sensible course" for the UK.

At the end of a momentous year, JOHN KAMPFNER surveys the febrile European political scene and finds embattled leaders, emboldened populists and a looming election in which everything could be up for grabs.

There are still many questions to think about when it comes to another EU referendum. Former Conservative party adviser BARNABY TOWNS argues that anti-Brexit campaigners should be pushing to stop the Article 50 clock first.

JANE MERRICK on the wrangling at Westminster and the problem it doesn't address

Remain isn't serious unless it is led by people who can claim to govern the country successfully. ANDREW ADONIS has identified the person he wants to lead.

A second vote IS coming, says ZOE WILLIAMS. But the pro-European campaign must not repeat the many mistakes of the last one.

He keeps repeating that his party can't halt Brexit. But, as JANE MERRICK explains, the Labour leader is wrong

MICHAEL WHITE: Lack of alternative leaders - on all sides - is narrowing the options

Brexiteer IAIN DALE on his sadness over Theresa May... and the price he's prepared to pay

Michael White on a week which brought both a people's vote and a no-deal Brexit closer.

David Cameron is said to be too frightened about provoking Brextremists to back a People's Vote... and will there be a knighthood for ousted Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre in New Year's Honours?

Sir John Major has issued another stinging attack on Brexiteers following the release of a report that found a 'no deal' Brexit will cost young people up to £108,000 by 2050 - the equivalent of £3,000 a year.

Britain's declining influence has put global security in peril. And it is entirely self-inflicted, says James P. Rubin, a former aide to Bill Clinton

Alastair Campbell on Nigel Farage's beloved Brexit betrayal narrative and The Late Late Show in London

Former prime minister Sir John Major has attacked Brexiteers who told "vote-gathering fantasies" during the referendum campaign.

A no-deal Brexit will wreck the economy, the SNP's Westminster leader has warned.

Sir John Major has attacked Jacob Rees-Mogg's European Research Group - claiming they are worse than the bullies in his party under his premiership.

"To at least half the nation, a 2022 festival would celebrate national self-immolation."

As they struggle to make headway, the Liberal Democrats need to do more to promote the one issue they have always held the high ground about - Europe.

Labour leader flounders as zealots keep of agenda on left and right

In the absence of any leadership, party discipline or coherence on Brexit, the Tories have fallen into a state of constant, low-level civil war, with colleagues openly sniping at one another.

MICHAEL WHITE sees a glummer holiday ahead amid fears we may end up worse off than in the seventies.

Theresa May's divided cabinet has headed north in a bid to come together over her Brexit strategy.

Michael White takes a look at the chaos derailing the government and the less than helpful visit of Donald Trump.

The failure of the European cause in Britain has many fathers, says PETER MILLAR, including some who might seem to be among 'the good guys'.

As Liverpool FC attempt to write another chapter in their storied history in this weekend's Champions League final, ANTHONY CLAVANE recounts the extraordinarily intimate relationship between Europe and the city itself.

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