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.Read more
On September 3rd, I joined thousands of people at the March for Europe. Lib Dems believe it is vital to keep fighting for an Open, Tolerant and United Britain. We will be the real voice of opposition to the Conservative Brexit Government.Read more
Catherine Bearder MEP presented her report on the EU's Action Plan against Wildlife Trafficking to the European Parliament's Environment Committee.Read more
Liberal Democrat MEP Catherine Bearder has urged the government to protect bees and other pollinating insects by keeping in place an EU ban on neonicotinoids post-Brexit.
Every year in the UK 2.5 billion coffee cups are thrown away and only 1 in 400 of these recycled. Many of these discarded cups litter our streets, lay as waste in the countryside and even end up floating in the oceans.Read more
The Liberal Democrats have written to Andrea Leadsom the new Environment Secretary calling on her to introduce a ban on the use of microbeads in cosmetic products.Read more
Catherine Bearder MEP will be chairing a wildlife policy seminar in the European Parliament in Brussels on September 8th from 12:30 to 15:00.
Catherine Bearder MEP has drafted her report on the Commission’s Action Plan against Wildlife Trafficking.Read more
Liberal Democrat MEP Catherine Bearder gives a speech on Brexit at the European Parliament, 5th July 2016. The 48% must not be forgotten, the Liberal Democrats will keep fighting for Britain's place in the EU.Read more
The UK government has been urged to stick to a new EU air quality law that is expected to almost halve the number of premature deaths caused by pollution.Read more