Martin Banks is from Manchester and has been a journalist for 44 years, working for 21 years on leading regional newspapers in the UK and, since 2001, based in Brussels, Belgium where he has written extensively on the EU, geo-politics and much else. He is a specialist on the EU but has also written on culture, art and lifestyle topics for a wide range of publications, both print and online, based in Brussels and further afield, including the US.
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