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2023 January 10 Beyond Brexit

With Europe faced with the biggest, bloodiest war on the Continent since 1945, the European Union and Nato on Tuesday agreed that it would be easier and safer to rely on the United States for security.

Telegraph Frontpage Saturday 2023 January 07

By Sam Hall a.o. Good evening. There is concern that the Duke of Sussex’s revelations about his time in Afghanistan may increase the threat level towards him. We have the latest as the Taliban responded to Harry’s disclosure that he killed 25 fighters while deployed in the country as a helicopter pilot. The big story:Continue reading “Telegraph Frontpage Saturday 2023 January 07”

The Telegraph Frontpage for Saturday 2022 December 24

By Sam Hall Good evening. Getting home for Christmas – whether by plane, train or automobile – has rarely been so challenging. We have the latest as Border Force officers go on strike, amid warnings that industrial action at our airports could go on for six months. Paris | A 69-year-old gunman opened fire atContinue reading “The Telegraph Frontpage for Saturday 2022 December 24”

The Telegraph’s look at the world for the weekend of 2022 December 17-18

Good morning. The Armed Forces are not “spare capacity” for striking workers, the chief of the defence staff has said as he cautioned against relying on the military as the “ultimate backstop” during strikes. Headlines: Sunday’s essential news Strikes | Admiral Sir Tony Radakin, the head of Britain’s Armed Forces, warned it would be “slightlyContinue reading “The Telegraph’s look at the world for the weekend of 2022 December 17-18”

The Telegraph Frontpage for Monday 2022 December 05

By Danny Boyle England fans are celebrating after Gareth Southgate’s side cruised into the quarter-finals of the World Cup in Qatar. There is less good news at home, with the RMT rail union pressing on with walkouts that threaten to wreck the holiday plans of millions. Rail bosses accused of ‘holding country to ransom’ ItContinue reading “The Telegraph Frontpage for Monday 2022 December 05”

The Telegraph Frontpage for Friday 2022 November 25

A look at what happened and got in the news on 24-25 November 2022

Composted Reads for 17 November

Draft Cop27 agreement fails to call for ‘phase-down’ of all fossil fuels

The Telegraph Frontpage for 2022 November 08

By Danny Boyle We can reveal that the Prime Minister is poised to announce a major gas deal with the US to tackle the energy crisis. At the same time, his Chancellor is preparing to unveil a new tax raid. Sunak to announce US deal to allay blackout fears Britain has been in advanced negotiationsContinue reading “The Telegraph Frontpage for 2022 November 08”

The last weekend of October 2022

Some View on the World looks at what happened at the last weekend of October

This was Europe in the first half of September (by the Guardian)

07 September 2022 Does the new broom in Downing Street bring even a hint of rapprochement between Britain and the EU? Will Liz Truss reach out in friendship as Vladimir Putin steps up his energy war on Europe or will the zero-sum approach of the Johnson era also define the new prime minister’s? Truss hasContinue reading “This was Europe in the first half of September (by the Guardian)”