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- Breakfast -- at T-Tip, not Tiffany's
- Cameron's Big Bazooka
- The gutter press comes to town
- Thinking about thorium
- Actually, current UK immigration policy is “racist”
- “Death of the special relationship”? Poppycock!
- Lies, Damned Lies and Newspaper reports
- The physics of a boiling kettle - my question to the commission!
- Anna Soubry doesn’t get it
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Viviana Durante dances Mary Vetsera Just one hundred and twenty-five years ago, Crown Prince Rupert, heir to the Austro-Hungarian Empire, took his teenage mistress Mary Vetsera to the hunting lodge at Mayerling, a small village in Lower Austria. The site … Continue reading
I’m occasionally astonished to reflect that I’ve now been an MEP for fifteen years. During that time, and especially in the early days, I used to get people saying to me “A single currency works very well in the USA. … Continue reading
So says David Cameron. But as in so many things, he could well be wrong. Most economic commentators expect a very negative reaction to a Yes vote, if that’s what happens on September 18th. This could happen quickly: indeed it … Continue reading
A small postscript to my piece about Any Questions, which you’ll find below. There was a question about child abuse, and the recent scandals. I took the opportunity to air a point that I know has been of great concern … Continue reading
Westonbirt School for Girls On Friday Sept 5th, I appeared on the BBC Any Questions panel at Westonbirt School, near Tetbury in Gloucestershire, along with Anna Soubry MP (Tory, Broxtowe); Caroline Lucas, former Green MEP and now MP; and Michael Dugher, … Continue reading
MY WRITTEN QUESTION TO THE COMMISSION: “I understand that the Commission proposes to introduce measures to limit the power of electric kettles. Is this the case? Does the Commission have any grasp of the basic physics of boiling a kettle? … Continue reading