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Which century do the Lords think they live in?So the assembled House of Quangocrats (sorry, we couldn’t help it), former MPs, diplomats and political hacks otherwise known as the House of Lords has voted to put an end to the Conservative’s EU Referendu…

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David Cameron and François Hollande have just held their joint press conference following the Anglo-French defence summit in Oxfordshire. Predictably, though, most of the questions focused instead on Cameron’s EU renegotiation strategy and the prospec…

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Has the Liikanen report become the Barnier plan?Update 30/01/14 11:45:Some eagle eyed HM Treasury officials have flagged up that the recitals of the proposal (the preamble points before the articles of the regulation) do allow for the derogation to app…

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