Safeguarding Europe's cultural heritage part of our common values

Safeguarding Europe's cultural heritage part of our common values

Safeguarding Europe's cultural heritage is a key priority for MEPs in Parliament's culture and education committee. However, this is no easy feat. Last June, the committee adopted a report titled, 'Towards an integrated approach to cultural heritage for Europe'. They believe cultural heritage must be safeguarded throughout the continent.

Wednesday, 23 December 2015 Written by: Isabella Adinolfi Posted in: Latest news, 2015, Newsroom, Culture and Education, December, Isabella Adinolfi

Uninvited EU border coast guard is another EU power grab

Uninvited EU border coast guard is another EU power grab

Another European summit and yet another power grab. It's funny every single time a European Union policy fails, and that's pretty often, the demand is more centralisation and more Europe", said UKIP leader Nigel Farage today. Speaking in the European Parliament, Strasbourg in front of Commission President Juncker and political group leaders, Farage said of the EU response to failing to control migration: "So our solution is that the EU border agency and the EU maritime services should be given powers and the ability to declare force majeure over the member states."And incredibly the British Prime Minister, David Cameron, is supporting this and yet that's the same Prime Minister who is going in to have a meeting with you tomorrow night to talk about our so called renegotiation."

Wednesday, 16 December 2015 Written by: Nigel Farage Posted in: Press releases, 2015, Newsroom, December, Nigel Farage

William Dartmouth calls on TTIP documents to be released fully to public, not just MEPs

William Dartmouth calls on TTIP documents to be released fully to public, not just MEPs

Today the “College of Commissioners” approved access for MEPs to all categories of the controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). “Consolidated texts” will also be available which reflect the US position. Restrictions do apply however with the MEP only being allowed to read the text in a secure reading room and that the confidential nature of the information must not be compromised so as “to protect EU interests.

Wednesday, 02 December 2015 Written by: William Dartmouth Posted in: Press releases, 2015, Newsroom, December, International Trade , William Dartmouth