Articles by David Coates

Theresa May: Armless And Powerless

In predicting the UK election result I was way off, but in good company, including the W&Ys own Tim Marshall and many others. Evidently political…


Humbug is humbug

I hope the cosmopolitan W&Y audience will forgive a digression on UK domestic issues; but humbug is humbug wherever it is found. The British Prime…





Sajid Javid Adds Little Value

And so we see the return of ‘British Values’ to our headlines. It was inevitable, really. Dame Casey published a report last week into the…





The EU: Cold on Turkey

As it is Thanksgiving weekend, it is natural that our thoughts turn to Turkey. The Turkish question has certainly occupied the minds of MEPs this…