Europe and You

Here you’ll find more information about what Europe does for you and news about the negotiations on the UK leaving the European Union.

Citizens' rights are at the heart of Brexit talks and we must not forget that these are peoples' lives that are being negotiated. The UK government must give more...
02 February 2015
Since becoming an MEP in May last year, much of my time has been focused on...
27 January 2015
Today, 27th January, will be 70 years to the day since the Auschwitz-Birkenau...
26 January 2015
Sitting in a Northumberland farmhouse kitchen talking over a cup of tea, it...
23 January 2015
The price of milk in UK supermarkets has fallen to levels which are...
22 January 2015
North East Labour MEPs welcomed the European Commission's decision today to...
21 January 2015
One of the issues we receive the most emails and letters from constituents is...
20 January 2015
The "LuxLeaks scandal", which refers to tax dodging on a grand scale apparently...
13 January 2015
Jude today called on the European Commission to come up with alternatives to...
09 January 2015
Traditions run strongly in farming communities however this year some farmers...
18 December 2014
Labour MEPs today welcomed Nick Clegg's pledge never to endorse a EU-US trade...

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