James Forsyth James Forsyth

Britain might want a holiday from history, but we’re not going to get one

The more I think about the debate on Thursday night, the more I think it was a disgrace that there was no question on either defence or Britain’s role in the world. This country might want a holiday from history. But, sadly, we don’t look like getting one on.

On Europe’s Eastern border, the Russians are behaving in an increasingly aggressive fashion.

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