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Painting in the Royal Gallery – the Duke of Wellington with Field Marshal Blucher at the Battle of Waterloo – harking back to an earlier age of Anglo-German cooperation.Angela Merkel will visit London on 27th February, in what will be, no doubt, a…

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Update 1:20pm: The FT has told us that it was the German Perm Rep in Brussels that sent the FT the quote, in reply to the question: “I’m trying to understand what the German position is on this matter and I’d be keen to know whether Berlin shares the U…

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Over the weekend, following the ‘yes’ vote among the SPD membership, the composition of the new German cabinet was announced – almost 3 months after the election. Despite, the outcome being broadly known there were a couple of surprises. Below we ana…

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