31st March 2016

The South West MEP Ashley Fox is calling on the EU Commission to do more to protect Europe's declining Tuttle Dove population.

The MEP was responding to Malta's decision to allow 5000 of the doves to be shot next month as they pass over the island on their migratory route. Although their initial plans were to allow 11,000 to be hunted.

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30th March 2016

South West MEP and Conservative Leader Ashley Fox has met with members of the Greensleeves Shooting Club in Bishop’s Cleeve near Tewkesbury to discuss changes to European gun laws.

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22nd March 2016

Dear Reader,

The primary reason why I will be voting for the UK to remain in the European Union is the importance of the Single Market for British businesses. Our membership of the EU allows us unrestricted access to this market of over 500 million people. This is vital for the British economy. Were we to leave, I doubt we would be able to sign a satisfactory trading agreement with the EU.

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17th March 2016

The South West MEP and European Conservative Leader Ashley Fox has welcomed a deal reached to remove women’s sanitary products from VAT.

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11th March 2016

One of the South West MEPs will continue to oppose measures he says threatens to turn back the clock at British ports.

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24th February 2016

The Devon MEP Ashley Fox is welcoming the resumption of trade talks that will benefit Devon's oyster industry.

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24th February 2016

The South West’s small cider producers will not be forced to pay extra duty following a campaign led by South West MEP Ashley Fox.

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22nd February 2016

Britain's interests will be best served by remaining in the European Union believes Ashley Fox, leader of Conservative MEPs at the European Parliament.

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20th Februry 2016

Prime Minister David Cameron's successful renegotiation of the UK's European Union membership has been welcomed by the leader of Conservative MEPs in Brussels.

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17th February 2016

A major UK initiative to help detect missing children is being backed by South West MEP Ashley Fox, who said it could also assist the 1 million young people who go missing across Europe each year.

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8th February 2016

News that the European Union could open new anti-dumping investigations into Chinese steel products has been welcomed Conservative MEPs, although they are critical it has taken Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom three months to respond to their calls for action.

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