There is good news for smartphone users heading to the continent this bank holiday weekend.Read more
The IUCN, an independent body that assesses the status of endangered species, has called on the EU to step in and protect turtle doves in Malta in an unprecedented move.Read more
South East Liberal Democrat MEP, Catherine Bearder, has called for clean air zones to be introduced in cities across the South East, after MPs said urgent action is needed to tackle the health crisis being caused by air pollution.Read more
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has today agreed a £1 billion loan for affordable housing, supporting the building of 20,000 homes, but has warned that leaving the EU could put its future investment in the UK at risk.Read more
South East Liberal Democrat MEP Catherine Bearder has called on governments across the EU to do more to protect human trafficking victims, in a European Parliament report voted on today.Read more
David Cameron has been urged to support EU plans put forward today that will require large multinational companies to be more transparent over their tax affairs including the use of tax havens.
South East MEP Catherine Bearder has urged local apprentices and students to take advantage of EU exchange programmes that allow them to study or train abroad.Read more
Liberal Democrat MEP Catherine Bearder has called for stricter EU limits on farming emissions to reduce episodes of deadly smog like the one forecast to hit many parts of the UK this week.Read more
Commenting on this morning's events in Brussels, Liberal Democrat MEP Catherine Bearder commented:
"My team and I are safe but feeling shaken after the horrific events in Brussels this morning.
"My heart goes out to all the victims of these cowardly attacks and their loved ones, as well as all those who rushed to help them.
"In these difficult times, the UK must stand in solidarity with Belgium and offer any assistance we can."
A new legal challenge has been launched by ClientEarth against the UK government due to its repeated failure to tackle dangerous air pollution levels that are breaching EU limits.Read more