Florence

May’s Brexit speech leaves some key questions unanswered

22 September 2017 15:40

Theresa May’s speech in Florence set out more detail on the government’s position on transition. But it did not answer…

Theresa May’s Florence speech on Brexit, full text

22 September 2017 15:10

It’s good to be here in this great city of Florence today at a critical time in the evolution of…

The Cabinet’s Brexit negotiation

21 September 2017 18:52

Theresa May will give her Brexit speech in Florence today safe in the knowledge that she finally has the full…

This is what Theresa May should say in her Florence speech

21 September 2017 14:04

Tomorrow in Florence, Theresa May needs to make the speech of her life. Britain has a strong hand to play…

Books Podcast: Machiavelli’s lifelong quest for freedom

23 March 2017 10:45

In this week’s Books Podcast I talk to Erica Benner about her new Life of Machiavelli, Be Like The Fox.…

Does Paul Mason really want the next century to imitate Renaissance Florence?

13 April 2016 11:22

‘Amid the cobbled passageways and tumbling tenements of the Italian city of Perugia, it’s possible to daydream you are in…