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.
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.
18th June 2015
The Navitus Bay project will 'desecrate' Dorset's Jurassic Coast and do 'irreparable' damage to an economy dependent on tourism.
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.
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.
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.
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.