Archive of 23 January 2013
Hardline Conservative eurosceptics are gearing up to fight their party leader in the European Union in-or-out referendum, regardless of the negotiations with EU leaders to come.
David Cameron's speech promising an in-or-out referendum on EU membership has been met with irritation and outright mockery in Europe.
Labour will go into the next election opposing an in-or-out EU referendum, Ed Miliband appeared to reveal today.
If a grown-up baby were to hold a well-attended, much-reported speech to announce it had no choice but to throw all its toys out of the pram, and was preparing to give its teddy bears a vote on whether to leave the family unit altogether, it would look something like this.
David Cameron took the biggest gamble of his political career today with a historic speech offering the British people an in-or-out vote on membership of the European Union.