Now is the “Winter of our Discontent”

My quote from Shakespeare’s “Richard the Third” is the start of Richard’s soliloquy. I could say that with months of mild weather across Europe and now a serious and rapid cold snap, the main concern in the UK is whether the lights will stay on. There is little wind,...

2016: we are living in “interesting times”

It is a new year and I hope all had some restful time. I wish you the very best for 2016. I could not believe that even on Christmas Day I was getting phone calls and texts demanding instant response on MEP matters! However, I am now seriously back to work and just...