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.


Turkey: the big lie

by David Hannay | 13.06.2016

It’s often said in Middle East that, if you’re going to tell a lie, it had better be a big one. Leave camp has adopted this cynical advice.

EU is far from being a superstate

by David Hannay | 17.05.2016

UK parliament can decide most of the things that voters really care about - such as how to run the NHS, schools and army.