Paul Drechsler, president of the Confederation of British Industry. Photograph: Joanne O’Brien

Paul Drechsler evidently relishes the current political brawl over Brexit. “Trade deals are dog eat dog. There is nobody in this country experience(...)

Frederick G Donnan: during the first World War he assisted in improving the production of chemicals needed for manufacturing explosives and mustard gas. Photograph: SSPL/Getty Images

Two of the most significant engagements of the first World War took place in 1916. The Battle of Jutland, the largest naval battle of the war, began (...)