1st July 2010


A local Wiltshire Conservation Group is just one step away from receiving EU money to help support the re-introduction of the worlds largest flying bird back to the Salisbury Plain. The Great Bustard Group hopes to bring back their one metre high namesake 170 years after they moved into the pages of British History.

Read more ...

23rd June 2010


Dear Sir,

This coming Saturday is Armed Forces Day, this is an opportunity for all of us as a nation to rally behind the men and women serving in the British Armed Forces, for their families left behind and for the veterans who have served in the past.

Read more ...

18th June 2010


Dear Sir,

It is a real shame that £10million for the proposed new visitor centre at Stonehenge has had to be cut. It is just one of a dozen projects and schemes promised funding by the Labour party in the dying days of its Government as they recklessly embarked on a spending spree to try and shore up their vote.

Read more ...

16th June 2010

 

Dear Sir,

I am deeply concerned about the recent misleading statement made by the European Council President, claiming that Member States agreed to submit their budgets to the Commission in advance of their national parliaments.

Read more ...

18th May 2010

 

South West Conservative MEP, Ashley Fox, is leading a charge to try and cut back the travelling circus that is the monthly movement of the European Parliament from Brussels to Strasbourg.

Read more ...

22nd April 2010


Dear Editor,
Next month the EU accounts will be coming before the European Parliament for approval, despite the fact that these have not been signed off by the auditors for the last 15 years.

Read more ...

20th April 2010


Dear Sir,


I was concerned to learn that the EU now wants to ban 95% of rodent poisons. This ban will harm the businesses that make these poisons and those who work in pest control.  It will also make life more difficult for people, farms or other businesses who need to deal with rats and mice.

Read more ...

7th April 2010


Dear Sir,


I am delighted that my Conservative colleagues in the House of Commons have forced the Labour Party to back down from introducing their proposed Cider Tax.

Read more ...

26th March 2010


Dear Sir,

I am dismayed that once again West Country drinks seem to be in the Labour Party’s firing line both at European and National Level.

Read more ...

16th March 2010

 

The Labour Government will shortly be facing further damning criticism of its handling of the national debt and its proposals to cut the deficit. Gordon Brown may believe that he has saved the world, but the EU does not agree that he is saving our Economy.

 

Read more ...

26th February 2010


I am dismayed that the European Parliament’s Committee on Agriculture has supported the re-introduction of laws which would place restrictions on the size and shape of fruit and vegetables sold in our shops.

Read more ...

Go To Top