At some point in the next 24 hours or so, my website will welcome its 3,000th visitor. To mark this auspicious event, I am giving away five copies of my book, “The Patriotic Art: Random Recollections from a (Mostly) Diplomatic Career” – RRP £12.99. 36 more words
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This is a must know case for anyone representing British citizens in legal proceedings abroad. 2,829 more words
William Hague has stood down as Foreign Secretary after four years so four quick thoughts.
- Hague’s general approach to foreign policy can be seen as a continuation of New Labour minus the messianism plus a greater focus on bilateral relationships. 322 more words
EasyJet (UK) (easyJet.com) (London-Luton) is adding 19 new routes, due to start flying this autumn, across the EasyJet network including nine new UK services. These new routes will provide over 390,000 additional seats across the EasyJet network, with over 144,000 of these being to and from the UK. 296 more words
Scotland’s First Minister has registered his concern over the case of Jamie Taggart, the botanist who has been missing in Vietnam since November.
Alex Salmond has confirmed to Jamie’s cousin Jane White that after a request from the family the Scottish Government has registered its interest in the case with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. 277 more words