15th March 2017

Today the European Chemicals Agency’s Risk Assessment Committee concluded that the widely used herbicide glyphosate should not be classified as a carcinogen.

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3rd February 2017

Cancer is a vile disease that shatters families and destroys lives. If we are to tackle it then we all need to work together, sharing expertise, research and funding. This is the message from Cancer Research UK as they and fellow cancer charities prepare for World Cancer Day on 4th February 2017.

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13th January 2017

Ambitious plans to make the EU a global leader in cloud computing are being jeopardised by a failure to take a market-led approach.

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2nd December 2016

Ashley Fox MEP, Leader of the Conservatives in the European Parliament and MEP for the South West of England, is supporting Airbus’s calls for action to be taken against Boing after the World Trade Organisation (WTO) criticised ‘illegal’ subsidies given to the American aircraft giant.

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15th November 2016

Thalidomide survivors in the South West who have been campaigning to access a ‘survivors fund’ in Germany are being supported by local MEP Ashley Fox.

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15th November 2016

Brexit minister to hold regular meetings with Conservative MEPs

Minister for Exiting the European Union David Jones said today he wanted to hold regular meetings with Conservative MEPs as the Brexit process moves forward.

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9th November 2016

South West MEP Ashley Fox is calling on farmers to be ‘front and centre’ of Brexit negotiations and has today launched a consultation with the NFU in the region for ideas on the future of farming.

Ashley Fox said, “The South West produces more food than Scotland, twice as much as Wales and has over 25,000 commercial agricultural holdings. It is the most rural region in England and its agricultural powerhouse.’

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31st October 2016

Responding to the news that the CETA EU-Canada trade deal has finally been signed, the South West MEP Ashley Fox said: "CETA is one of the highest quality agreements ever negotiated, with a country that has values and standards very similar to our own.”

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12th October 2016

Britain's world class universities will continue to welcome EU students despite the Brexit vote, Conservative MEPs' leader Ashley Fox stressed today.

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2nd October 2016

People should not focus on a "hard" or "soft" exit for Britain from the EU but instead concentrate on securing a good exit, Conservative MEPs leader Ashley Fox told the party's conference this afternoon.

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28th September 2016

The Conservative Leader and Gibraltar MEP Ashley Fox is to tell the new Secretary for Exiting the European Union that Gibraltar and its border with Spain must be central to any new agreement with the EU.

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