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Dan secures priority for cyclist safety measures

Strasbourg, 16th April - Two important changes to new vehicle safety regulations, secured by West Midlands MEP Dan Dalton, will help cut cyclist deaths and safeguard Britain's niche car manufacturers.

Brexit Briefing 79: Groundhog Days

Every week for the past two months we have been waiting and expecting the decisive breakthrough. The expectation has been, week after week, that finally the hard choices would be taken and that the ultimate path of Brexit would become clear.

Tory MEP slams Spain over Gibraltar stance

A European Parliament vote today (April 4) calling for a "solution" to the sovereignty of Gibraltar undermines the EU's position as a defender of democracy, self-determination and human rights. 

Brexit Briefing 78: Charting a new path?

For the last two years, this was due to be the week when the UK left the European Union. As such, the fact that the British Parliament was still voting to indicate what that departure should look like was extraordinary in its own right.

Brexit Briefing 77: Getting over the finish line?

 

It was another momentous week in the Brexit negotiations, when ancient parliamentary precedents were invoked and there was final confirmation of what has been clear for months, that March 29th 2019 would not be Brexit day after all.