Tag Archives: West Midlands

Measles Outbreak in West Midlands and 4 Other Areas of England

Outbreaks of measles have been confirmed in the West Midlands and four other areas of England with a total of more than 120 cases. Public Health England says the cases in the West Midlands, West Yorkshire, Cheshire and Liverpool, Surrey … Continue reading

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New Rules to Prevent another Car Emission Scandal Approved

West Midlands MEP Daniel Dalton won backing yesterday from the European Parliament for new measures that will ensure vehicles continue to meet emissions and safety standards once out of the showroom. The revised rules aim to prevent another vehicle emissions … Continue reading

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Work Continuing to Repair One of Britain’s Iconic Road Structures

Highways England recently lifted full weekend closures of Spaghetti Junction sooner than anticipated, which opened up an opportunity to reduce the overall duration of the ongoing work to replace waterproofing and repair damaged concrete on the road. By extending the … Continue reading

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Local Conservative MEP Launches Report Aimed at Helping Small Businesses to Trade in Europe

West Midlands Conservative MEP Daniel Dalton has launched his report aimed at tackling non-tariff barriers within the EU at a public hearing in the European Parliament. The draft report highlights areas where small businesses trying to trade in another member … Continue reading

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JLR’s Confidence is a Badge of Honour for the West Midlands

Anthea McIntyre, West Midlands Conservative MEP, today welcomed reports that Jaguar Land Rover is planning a massive £500 million investment in new premises in the region. Press reports suggest the luxury motor giant is set to announce the building of … Continue reading

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Local MEP Hails EU’s Huge Hospital Investment

West Midlands MEP Anthea McIntyre has welcomed a decision by the European Investment Bank to pump 108 million pounds into the building of a new major hospital in the West Midlands. Once open in three years’ time the brand new … Continue reading

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Conservative MEP Secures Deal Allowing British Workers First Chance at British Jobs

Tens of thousands of jobs will be advertised only to workers in Britain under changes agreed in Brussels today. Conservative Employment spokesman Anthea McIntyre has been instrumental in securing the key amendment to regulations governing EURES, a website used by … Continue reading

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