MEP Midlands North West
August 30, 2022
EU price cap needed to address soaring energy bills
A European Union-wide cap on electricity prices and major reform of the EU’s electricity market...
July 25, 2022
Science and solutions lacking in emissions debate
Fine Gael’s Colm Markey has criticised the recent debate around carbon emissions for being too...
July 20, 2022
EU gas plan should be a wake-up call for Ireland
Ireland’s reliance on gas from UK pipelines leaves us exposed this winter according to Fine...
July 18, 2022
Older people should have free access to smart technology
Grant schemes for older people should be modified to include access to assistive technology according...
July 12, 2022
Cyber security could be new peacekeeping role for Irish Defence Forces
Fine Gael MEP Colm Markey has said Ireland could play a leading EU role in...
July 7, 2022
EU’s door open to next British Prime Minister
The resignation of Boris Johnson as British Prime Minister should mark the start of a...
July 4, 2022
EU advice clears the way for Lough Funshinagh de-designation
MEP Colm Markey has called on Minister for State Malcolm Noonan to stop hiding behind...
June 25, 2022
Rural Ireland being left behind by Dublin-centric transport policies
Rural Ireland is being left behind by a Dublin-centric approach taken by successive Transport Ministers...
June 13, 2022
Markey slams ‘reckless’ UK move on Protocol
The UK Government’s ‘reckless’ plan to override parts of the Northern Ireland Protocol breaches international...
June 1, 2022
An Bord Pleanála ‘not fit for purpose’
The massive opportunity for offshore renewable projects in Ireland could be lost due to delays...
May 31, 2022
No Céad Míle Fáilte for tourists to Ireland this summer’
Ireland’s status as a favourable tourist destination could be derailed by a range of issues...
May 30, 2022
Putin’s war chest continues to grow due to EU inaction
Fine Gael’s Colm Markey has called on EU leaders to stop dragging their feet and...
May 30, 2022
‘Pointless’ EU wide rail traffic system could cost Ireland €200m
Fine Gael MEP Colm Markey has slammed a proposal for Ireland to sign up to...
May 24, 2022
Markey welcomes EU cash to revive Irish potato sector
Fine Gael MEP Colm Markey has welcomed Cabinet approval of a new scheme to revive...
April 11, 2022
April 5, 2022
EU emissions proposal ‘a bureaucratic nightmare for farmers’
The European Commission’s proposal to update the Industrial Emissions Directive is a bureaucratic nightmare for...
March 24, 2022
Europe is at your feet. Take the first step…. With DiscoverEU!
Europe is at your feet. Take the first step…. With DiscoverEU! What is DiscoverEU? DiscoverEU...
March 23, 2022
€500m EU package for farmers ‘not enough’
The European Commission’s €500 million support package for farmers is not enough to tackle the...
March 11, 2022
Ukraine: What you can do to help
The European Union (EU) has put in place a Temporary Protection Directive to allow Ukrainian citizens and...
February 22, 2022
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