Belgian blues

A reminder that frontiers at the heart of Europe can be changed, even after 178 years.

“Belgium is “a country on the edge of the abyss”

“Is there anything more holding Belgium together than “the king, the football team and certain beers”

Georgia at one end, Belgium perhaps at the other. Who’s next?

Former BBC journalist and manager in Belfast, Manchester and London, Editor Spolight; Political Editor BBC NI; Current Affairs Commissioning editor BBC Radio 4; Editor Political and Parliamentary Programmes, BBC Westminster; former London Editor Belfast Telegraph. Hon Senior Research Fellow, The Constitution Unit, Univ Coll. London

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