European News

BRUSSELS PUSHED BRITAIN TOO FAR

Are Eurocrats, I wonder, starting to feel the tiniest batsqueak of doubt? A year ago, they had the UK where they wanted it. Our officials were promising to adopt EU social and employment laws unilaterally and to pay for the privilege.

WHY DANIEL HANNAN IS STANDING AGAIN

The Opposition parties have succeeded on blocking Brexit, at least for now, and we seem almost certain to face another European election next month. 
 

MEP STRIPPED OF VISA-FREE TRAVEL RESPONSIBILITY

A British MEP has today been stripped of responsibility for processing a technical piece of no deal Brexit visa legislation that has been hijacked by the Spanish Government pushing their claims on Gibraltar.

MEP ON IRISH BACKSTOP

The Irish backstop, far from preventing a hard border post-Brexit, will create one if not amended, Conservative MEPs' leader Ashley Fox warned the European Parliament this afternoon.

EU-JAPAN DEAL - STEPPING STONE

Ratifying the EU-Japan trade deal is the UK's first step to secure its own ambitious agreement with Japan post-Brexit, Conservative MEP Syed Kamall said today after the European Parliament's trade committee approved the deal.

MEPs SAFEGUARD UK CAR INDUSTRY

Thousands of jobs at Jaguar Land Rover have been protected today after Conservative MEPs secured a crucial exemption for the company from the EU's punitive emission plans.

TIME RUNNING OUT FOR EU

Time is running out for the European Union to deliver on the issues its citizens really care about, European Conservatives and Reformists group Co-chairman Syed Kamall warned today.