Some 754 MEPs, 3,000 staff and 25 trucks leave Brussels destined for Strasbourg every month and Conservative MEPs want it to end. Conservative MEP Ashley Fox writes for for the website publicserviceeurope.com on his campaign to reduce the costs of the European Parliament's 'Travelling Circus'.
The question of where the European Parliament should sit has been an ongoing debate for many years. The EP is the only assembly in the world...
Boost in campaign for EU Volunteering recognition
Conservative MEP s are behind a campaign that would see the EU officially recognising the importance of volunteering by enabling and supporting a European Year of Volunteering.
The campaign has already received a boost when fellow MEPs gave their full support to the plan in Strasbourg.
Our Volunteers are often unsung heroes. They make an immeasurable impact on people's lives, not only to those who they help but also to those...
Protecting the environment for a greener future
Conservative MEPs are committed to tackling climate change and enhancing the quality of the environment in the UK, Europe and the wider world. We are working towards a truly low carbon economy and are committed to increasing energy efficiency and improving our energy security.
Climate change requires action at all levels of society, from governments, international corporations, local councils and individuals. We have...