Lisbon Treaty

How ambitious is Cameron on Europe?

21 November 2011 14:45

Someone forgot to pack his handbag. We heard yesterday that David Cameron has agreed to let Merkel pursue full fiscal union…

From the archives: Cut off in Brussels

28 October 2011 18:14

Let’s end the working week how it began: with talk of a European referendum. The talk, in this case, is…

Dave’s EU opportunity

24 October 2011 11:51

Lucky David Cameron. His chance to repatriate powers from the EU will come sooner than he thought. Now the latest…

Multi-speed Europe

15 July 2011 13:55

Britons are becoming increasingly eurosceptic, according to YouGov. I have previously predicted that could leave the union; but there is…

The Tory euro-wars make a brief return

1 June 2011 18:07

The Europhilic ghost of Ted Heath is stalking the House of Lords, upsetting the passage of the European Union Bill,…

Boris: give us a referendum on Europe

28 February 2011 15:51

Boris kicks off his Telegraph column today by observing that Colonel Gaddafi and Gordon Brown “look vaguely similar”. And yet…

China eclipses the Japanese economic miracle

14 February 2011 9:08

Official figures suggest that China has replaced Japan as the world’s second largest economy, after an estimated 10 percent growth…

Britain’s coming crunch with Europe

13 February 2011 9:54

It did not take David Cameron long to realise that there were three parties in his coalition. A few months…

Remember this?

20 January 2011 10:40

“We will want to prevent EU judges gaining steadily greater control over our criminal justice system by negotiating an arrangement…

The broken Lib Dem pledge that didn’t provoke riots

11 January 2011 11:01

Coalition politics sure does throw up some peculiar situations. Take today’s vote on the EU Bill. As part of the…

A wasted opportunity for EU reform?

2 November 2010 11:10

David Cameron made his statement on last week’s EU summit yesterday, answering a range of questions on the 2011 EU…

Cameron emerges unscathed

1 November 2010 17:35

David Cameron’s statement on the European summit just now was an opportunity for pro-European politicians to tweak the Conservative party’s…

Cameron’s euro battle is just beginning

30 October 2010 13:18

David Cameron sold himself a hospital pass in Europe this week. His failure to secure a budget freeze has revealed…

Cameron prepares for the Brussels offensive

25 October 2010 14:58

David Cameron’s first battle with the EU opens on Thursday. Angela Merkel and Nicolas Sarkozy hope to introduce a treaty…

Vince walks the line on Europe

1 October 2010 10:34

Vince Cable was on best behaviour at the European Parliament yesterday afternoon. The twinkle of opposition was back, and he…

In or out?

8 September 2010 16:22

You’ve got to hand it to Dan Hannan – he knows how to make a splash. His latest initiative is…

System failure aids another EU power-grab

26 July 2010 14:03

David Cameron’s so-called “referendum lock” is supposed to ensure no more powers are handed to the EU. His thinking, bless…

A lesson for all new MPs

15 May 2010 17:20

Ed Miliband has given a surprisingly good speech this morning: free from all the junk language that his older brother…

Is Europe a Con-Lib deal-breaker?

22 April 2010 10:37

Europe is likely to play a big role in tonight’s debate. It is probably the one issue that divides the…

The prospect of another EU treaty is a huge problem for reformer Brown

9 March 2010 17:34

It seems there must be discussion about a potential European Monetary Fund, and an organisation to manage Europe’s economies that…