Author: Tom Cargill – BFPG

On Monday the Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt gave a speech at the Mansion House in London on the UK after Brexit. The speech was noted in particular for straying beyond the traditional limits of foreign policy into defence and domestic issues. But whilst it is...

It may seem impossible to see through the Brexit fog, but the rest of the world continues to present significant challenges and opportunities for the UK in 2019. Many of the top ten countdowns over the New Year focused on risks – and they remain...

The British Foreign Policy Group has now for two years been hosting events and building networks around the UK to engage with communities and better understand the shifting dynamics of the UK’s international links and ambitions. Our most recent event was in Coventry, talk to...

Jeremy Hunt has the opportunity to bring NHS experience to a whole set of new challenges at the Foreign Office. What does he bring to the job?...

The latest BFPG report, "The Price of Freedom? A 3% GDP Target for Securing UK International Interests" discusses whether our current spending (around 2.75% of our GDP in 2016/2017) is sufficient to protect and promote our interests and values internationally at a time of unprecedented change in...

The British Foreign Policy Group co-hosted the event, "Post Brexit, Does Devon need an International Vision" in association with the Strategy and Security Institute at the University of Exeter on Thursday 10th May....