Tag Archives: Catherine Bearder

Thursday’s vote on Bee protection


On Thursday members of the European Parliament Environmental Committee will be asked to vote to allow farmers to continue using Neonicotinoids on food crops. The ban on their use on flowering crops has been in place since 2013. However, the European Food … Continue reading

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Credit where its due


                      All MEPs face an enormous challenge to keep in touch with their constituents, in the South East where the electorate is over 8M this is one of the largest … Continue reading

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What does the EU ever do for us?


The popular debate which passes for analysis of the EU seems dominated by many voices that are Eurosceptic, with only rare moments when good work carried out by the European Commission filter through the promises by the Conservatives to offer a … Continue reading

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