13th August 2015

Local MEP, Ashley Fox (Conservative), met with Dr Bryan Carroll this morning at Bristol Zoological Society’s Wild Place Project just North of Bristol to hear of the exciting developments planned over the coming years. The new wildlife park has expanded considerably since opening two years ago with wolves, cheetahs, red river hogs and meerkats all being recent additions. Now Dr Carroll has his sights set a little higher and is hoping to introduce giraffes within the next two years.

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8th July 2015


The Greek prime minister should concentrate on taking his country out of the euro in an orderly way – not engineering an expulsion to play the martyr.

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7th July 2015

 

One of Somerset´s leading artisan cider producers has met with local MEP Ashley Fox to discuss new tax measures he says could send him out of business.

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18th June 2015

 

The Navitus Bay project will 'desecrate' Dorset's Jurassic Coast and do 'irreparable' damage to an economy dependent on tourism.

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16th June 2015

 

Much has been said recently about the decision by the EU Commission to order the British governmnet to end its tax relief for small cider producers in the South West.

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9th June 2015

 

Europe's drive for energy security must include shale gas and nuclear power, MEPs were warned today.

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4th June 2015


Conservative MEPs have criticised a ruling by the European Court of Justice today banning Britain from cutting VAT on energy-saving materials.

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27th May 2015

 

Europe speaks with one voice as MEPs call on German government for justice for thalidomide survivors

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20th May 2015

 

Small cider makers under serious threat from the European Union (EU), which has demanded the UK Government remove its tax exemption for small producers. Ashley Fox, Conservative MEP for the South West of England, is supporting CAMRA's (Campaign for Real Ale) campaign to reverse this dangerous ruling.

 

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28th April 2015

 

Conservative MEPs today (Tues) are opposing EU legislation which would force all cars to include controversial satellite-tracking technology that broadcasts a locator signal in the event of an accident.

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16th April 2015

 

Ashley Fox, MEP for the South West of England & Gibraltar, is supporting a campaign by the wildlife charity Born Free to end the illegal trafficking in animals.

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