Observing Brexit and Europe for @cnn & @cnni. Dachshund fancier. Previously @telegraph. Multum in parvo. Reluctant vegan. Pitches: firstname.lastname@example.org
Four months into Brexit, the UK and France have resorted to gunboat diplomacy over fish
Tory campaigners cannot believe that France has given Johnson such a massive PR coup on a day he cannot generate positive news headlines himself. They report from the door that voters love him standing up to France
Hilarious that the anti-Meghan weirdos hate her so much they have decided to defend the Royals on the assumption that they know more about the inner workings of the royal family than two former members, including a literal grandson of the Queen. Amazing.
Yvette Cooper: "We are not talking about exceptional childcare problems, we are talking about normal childcare problems"
Allies of Boris Johnson are increasingly worried that his personal skillset is not suited to handling the competing crises of Brexit and pandemic
As Europe fights to remain relevant, it has to make tough choices. Top of that list is how it engages with China and the US if the balance game becomes impossible. Stick with an old friend who is being a bit of a bully or get closer to a security risk
Non-political comment: It's a shame that no one watches what goes on in parliament, because Ed Miliband – yes, that Ed Miliband – is mopping the floor with the PM.
Pick sides as much as you like, but there is absolutely no way you'd not rather go to a party at Harry and Meghan's than Will and Kate's.