WATCH: Liberal Democrats Autumn Conference 2016

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Quitting Europol would undermine fight against ivory poaching

Quitting Europol would undermine fight against ivory poaching

Quitting the EU’s main crime-fighting agency, Europol, would deal a damaging blow to the fight against poaching and wildlife-trafficking, Liberal Democrat MEP Catherine Bearder has warned.

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WATCH: Liberal Democrats Autumn Conference 2016

WATCH: Liberal Democrats Autumn Conference 2016

The Liberal Democrats are the real voice of opposition to this Brexit government and will continue to fight to ensure that Britain is open, tolerant and united.

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MEPs call for an end to the ivory trade in historic vote

MEPs call for an end to the ivory trade in historic vote

The European Parliament has voted to support a global ban on the ivory trade ahead of a major international conference that will discuss how to save elephants from extinction.

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Bid to save easy travel to continent for millions of holidaymakers in Kent

Catherine Bearder MEP will be fighting to ensure British holidaymakers still enjoy free, visa-free travel across Europe.

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Australian Trade Minister tells MEPs EU trade deal prioritised over UK

Australian Trade Minister tells MEPs EU trade deal prioritised over UK

Australian Trade Minister Steven Ciobo has today told MEPs that a free trade deal between Australia and the EU will be prioritised over any trade negotiations with the UK. He said he expects trade negotiations to begin with the EU in the second half of next year, whereas discussions with the UK a...

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Liberal Democrats launch plan for Britain in Europe

Liberal Democrats launch plan for Britain in Europe

The Liberal Democrats today demanded that the British people be given the right to vote on the government’s negotiated Brexit deal, making them the only party with a comprehensive plan for Britain’s relationship with Europe.

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About Catherine

Catherine is known all over the south east region as a passionate campaigner and hard-working activist. A former local government councillor and development officer in major national charities, she has a long record of fighting for local people and the issues that concern them. Read more