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Another great picture on the back of last night’s summit, h/t to talksport for the pic, although we couldn’t resist adding our own touch….

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Ahead of this week’s EU summit, Open Europe has published a briefing note summarising the various ideas floated for a fiscal and banking union in the wake of the eurozone crisis, analysing their potential impact on the UK and the eurozone. Given the …

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Well, that was the line that Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos was spinning yesterday. Sorry Luis, this is essentially a Spanish rescue – external funding sources filling a gap which the state can’t (check), monitoring of a large chunk of the …

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The Queen delivered her “Queen’s Speech” earlier today – which, for non-UK readers, isn’t her speech at all but rather the government’s, setting out its agenda for the forthcoming year (a rather odd ceremony but good opportunity to see Ken Clarke in a …

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