Cameron Europe Speech

David Cameron's EU dilemma Opens UK's Can of Worms...

Eddie Bone | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK Politics
Eddie Bone

In taking this stance Mr Cameron has now driven the British government into a cul-de-sac and he doesn't have a reverse gear. It would appear that Mr Cameron hasn't considered a couple of very important scenarios.

We Know the Economics of Cameron's Europe Speech Is a Disaster, But the Politics Is All Wrong Too

Michael Dugher | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK Politics
Michael Dugher

It simply doesn't make sense to leave the largest trading bloc in the world - with a GDP of €12.6 trillion in 2011 - and give up the ability to influence the rules of the market where almost half of all UK exports end up.

Why Cameron's Strategy Is Unlikely to Succeed

Harry Cooper | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK Politics
Harry Cooper

Cameron's much-trailed speech, the build up for which he described as akin to tantric sex, has left me feeling more like a neglected wife than a satisfied lover.

On Europe, 'If' Is What Matters

Mehdi Hasan | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK Politics
Mehdi Hasan

Despite being heavily-trailed as a 'red meat' speech for his army of eurosceptic backbenchers, it ended up being a speech in which bets were well and truly hedged. Count the number of times our PM used the word 'if'.

Mehdi's 'Sunday Lunchtime' Memo: 'A Vicious and Cowardly Attack'

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 20.01.2013 | UK Politics

The ten things you need to know on Sunday 20 January 2013... 1) 'A VICIOUS AND COWARDLY ATTACK' From the Press Association: "David Cameron ha...

Cameron's Tantric Europe Speech To Come 'This Week'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron will deliver his long-awaited speech on Britain's relations with the European Union later this week, Foreign Secretary William Hague has...

The UK Is Sleepwalking to the EU Exit - It Is Time to Wake Up

Guy Verhofstadt | Posted 19.03.2013 | UK Politics
Guy Verhofstadt

The only thing Cameron will achieve by seeking to renegotiate terms of membership is that Britain will be left ostracised, resented and alone. And the failure to meet expectations back home for a repatriation of powers would risk sending the UK hurtling towards the exit.