British business secretary Vince Cable speaking during the Liberal Democrats’  spring conference at the Barbican Centre in York. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

Eurosceptic Conservatives and the UK Independence Party’s opposition to European Union member(...)

British prime minister David Cameron. By declaring last year its intention to renegotiate its relationship with Brussels, Britain finds itself in a curious space both inside and on the periphery of EU policymaking. Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

When some of Europe’s most powerful leaders gather in Dublin today to select their candidate to head the European Commission, one country will (...)

There are a few golden rules in politics, one of which is that reports ministers would prefer nobody to read are published on the first day of (...)

Labour candidate in Manchester Mike Kane with actor David Neilson, who plays Roy Cropper in Coronation Street.

The son of Irish immigrants has held a Manchester House of Commons seat for Labour, in a byelection battle which saw the Conservatives once mor(...)

Cars queue at the border crossing between France and Switzerland on February 10th. Swiss citizens have voted in favour of measures to curb immigration from EU countries in a move that will require Swiss officials to renegotiate several treaties with the EU. Photograph: Michele Tantussi/Getty Images

This week the neutral, picturesque state of Switzerland caused quite a stir in Brussels after it voted to reintroduce curbs on EU migrants. While t(...)

“We are not going to dig up the continent to reduce our €545 billion annual fossil-fuel import bill. Nor is nuclear going to provide a cheaper economic alternative.” The coal power plant of German utility RWE Power near the western town of Niederaussem. Photograph: Reuters/Ina Fassbender

The European 2030 Climate and Energy plan published yesterday should be a wake- up call. Anyone with an interest in climate change will know that the (...)

British prime minister David Cameron (centre) leaves Downing street to attend prime ministers questions at the Houses of Parliament. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

The European Union’s top court has dismissed Britain’s challenge to a law on banning the short-selling of shares in market emergencies, dealing a blow(...)

Ukip (United Kingdom Independence Party) leader Nigel Farage delivers a speech on the City and Europe, at Fishmongers Hall, in central London. Photographer: Tal Cohen/EPA

The leader of Britain’s anti-EU party appealed to the financial services industry today to back his campaign for a European Union exit, saying Europea(...)

Wisbech-born jobseeker Natasha Wright (20) was handing out her CV: “I do feel that it has made it more difficult for me to get a job ,” she says. Photograph: Philip Mynott

In the 17th century, the people of Wisbech in Cambridgeshire became known as “the Fen Tigers” because of their bitter opposition to the draining of th(...)

 The UK Independence Party has suspended a councillor who claimed recent floods were the result of the British government’s decision to legalise gay marriage.  Photograph: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

The UK Independence Party has suspended a councillor who claimed recent floods were the result of the British government’s decision to legalise gay ma(...)

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