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.
13th April 2015
Ashley Fox, Conservative MEP for the South West of England & Gibraltar, visited the newly expanded state-of-the-art production facility, that also doubles as a visitor centre, at the Healey’s Cyder Farm in Cornwall. The new facility cost approximately £3.4m and was part funded by a grant from the European Agricultural Fund.
31st March 2015
Ashley Fox, Conservative MEP for the South West of England and Gibraltar, has warmly welcomed the latest investment by Honda into its Wiltshire based facility. Honda have revealed that they intend to develop the next generation of the Honda Civic in its Swindon plant with a projected investment of £200m.
26th March 2015
Ashley Fox, Conservative MEP for the South West of England & Gibraltar, has welcomed an assurance from a leading EU Commissioner over the party's campaign to ensure new VAT rules do not have an adverse impact on micro-enterprises.
11th March 2015
Ashley Fox, Leader of the Conservatives in the European Parliament and MEP for the South West of England & Gibraltar, has called on the Chancellor of the Exchequer to back Britain’s beer and pub sector by cutting beer duty for the third time in the Budget on 18th March.