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David Hannay

David Hannay is a member of the House of Lords and former UK ambassador to the EU and UN. He was involved in Britain’s accession negotiations to the European Economic Community and was Britain’s Permanent Representative in Brussels when the UK helped to draft the Single European Act, which provided the foundation for the Single Market.

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The end of the beginning

by David Hannay | 31.03.2017

Much needs to be agreed before Brexit talks begin in earnest, hindered by a climate in which any comment can cause unhelpful distractions.