The plan to declare Europe Day – May 9 – a Bank Holiday across the European Union has been described as “a bribe”. MEP Jonathan Arnott, who hit out at the plan ahead of today’s vote by the European Parliament, said it was “to bribe voters with a holiday to like the European Union more. […]
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A concession that the North East’s fishermen would gain in the event of a no-deal Brexit, made by an EU Commissioner, has been welcomed by a local MEP. Speaking to the EU Budget Committee in response to questions from Jonathan Arnott and others, Commissioner Oettinger said: “Fishermen from France, Ireland, Germany, Denmark fish in UK waters […]
I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve heard people claim that old people are the cause of Brexit. It’s become a favourite mantra of those who would like to re-introduce ageism into our society and consign anyone over the age of 60 to the scrapheap. I believe in equality. I believe that an […]
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For the last three years, one thing has dominated the news. Many people, whichever way they voted, are sick of hearing the word Brexit. They’re bored. They want to move on. And here I am, writing another article about it. Whenever I write on important issues from sexual abuse to charity, from religious freedom to […]
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