28th October 2015

Under new European rules passed today, travellers putting together their own package holidays online will get the same protection as those buying from traditional travel agents.
South West MEP Ashley Fox said, “These new rules bring our consumer rights further into the digital age and will reassure holiday makers when they book "

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28th October 2015

A report from a group of MEPs on bringing in common EU rules for European Parliament elections has been branded "interfering and unnecessary" by the leader of the Conservative delegation in the European Parliament, Ashley Fox.

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27th October 2015

Huge telephone bills ruining your holiday budget, an internet connection not delivering on its promises and an end to small start ups being penalised in favour of large companies: these experiences will be soon old memories. 

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17th September 2015

The leader of the Conservative delegation in the European Parliament, Ashley Fox, has warned that proposals for compulsory relocation of refugees and migrants will do nothing to solve the current crisis.

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11th September 2015

South West MEP Ashley Fox has welcomed confirmation that the European Commission is to bring in an exemption from EU VAT rules for microbusinesses.

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11th September 2015

The sovereignty of Gibraltar will not be discussed by the EU’s Council of Minister after Gibraltar MEP Ashley Fox and his colleagues persuaded fellow parliamentarians to delete a needless reference to Gibraltar in a report on EU transport policy.

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1st September 2015

The EU Commission has signalled it will consider allowing a tax exemption for the South West’s small cider and perry producers.

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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.

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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.

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7th July 2015

 

One of Somerset´s leading artisan cider producers has met with local MEP Ashley Fox to discuss new tax measures he says could send him out of business.

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18th June 2015

 

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

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