Despite national austerity measures, including a savage EU-IMF programme of cuts in Greece, The Daily Telegraph understands that a draft EU “multiannual financial framework” will increase spending by 12.5 per cent.

The rise, at over five times the EU rate of inflation, will take Britain’s annual contribution to £13billion a year.

via Britain told to find extra £1.6bn a year to fund EU – Telegraph.


One Comment

  1. Catherine in Athens

    If this were in a novel, it would be seen as too far-fetched.

    I despair; I really do. Who will have the guts to tell them to take a running jump?