Hugo Dixon |

Hugo Dixon is a journalist, entrepreneur and campaigner. He is Chair of InFacts and Deputy Chair of the People's Vote campaign. He is also co-founder of CommonGround. He founded Breakingviews in 1999, which he chaired until it was sold to Thomson Reuters in 2009. He writes columns for The Guardian, The Times, The Independent, The Financial Times, Politico and other publications. He is also author of The In/Out Question: Why Britain should stay in the EU and fight to make it better.

Expert View

Good riddance to John Bolton

by David Hannay | 11.09.2019

Trump takes decisions on US foreign policy. But Bolton’s influence was inimical to UK national interests, whether in or outside the EU.


Johnson can run but he can’t hide

by Hugo Dixon | 11.09.2019

PM has unfortunate habit of not telling the truth. Now a Scottish court has ruled he even misled the Queen why he was shutting Parliament.


MPs deliver hammer blow to Johnson

by Hugo Dixon | 03.09.2019

PM may not even be able to call a snap election before asking the EU to delay Brexit. MPs may leave him to stew in his own juice.


Did Johnson just bottle it?

by Hugo Dixon | 02.09.2019

PM made emergency statement to say what exactly? That he'll break law, resign, call an election or go back on his word. Take your pick.