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South West MEP supports Truro’s bid to become the European Capital of Culture in 2023

At the end of last year, the Government announced the launch of a nationwide competition to find the 2023 European Capital of Culture. Every year, two cities are designated Capital of Culture by the European Union and organise a series...
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Dr Julia Reid MEP celebrates the launch of the University of Bath’s new centre in London

The University of Bath have launched their new Pall Mall base in London as part of their long-standing commitment to innovation and outreach. With the university’s new Pall Mall base, they hope to create a platform for engagement with Whitehall...
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Ukip’s environmental spokesperson condemns Bath & North East Somerset Council’s decision to pave over Bathampton Meadows

Bath and North East Somerset Council have decided to go ahead with plans to build the city’s fourth park and ride following the cabinet members meeting at the Guildhall, despite the overwhelming opposition to the proposal. In response to the...
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UKIP South West Conference 2017 – Weymouth

  UKIP South West would like to invite you to our annual conference in Weymouth on Saturday 4th March 2017. Our regional conference is a wonderful opportunity to meet like-minded people, discuss the future and learn how you can help UKIP...
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Over 200 jobs secured as the Ministry of Defence secures £269m helicopter surveillance system deal

Dr Julia Reid MEP, who represents the South West Counties & Gibraltar, welcomes the news that a new Ministry of Defence deal for a helicopter surveillance system will sustain 210 highly skilled British jobs. The £269m deal with Lockheed Martin...
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400 jobs are secured as the MOD signs £410m contract for maintenance of the RAF’s new Atlas A400M aircraft

Dr Julia Reid MEP, who represents the South West Counties & Gibraltar, welcomes the news that the Ministry of Defence (MOD) has finished negotiating the £410 million contract with Airbus to support production for the Atlas A400M aircraft. The contract...
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South West constituents take the opportunity to say their goodbyes to the European Parliament before we officially end our EU membership

Last week, Dr Julia Reid MEP enjoyed hosting her local South West constituents during an informative tour of the European Parliament in Strasbourg. Dr Reid, who represents the South West counties, said: “I really enjoyed conversing with the local constituents...
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UKIP MEPs condemn proposed cuts to Torbay rail services

The train operator, CrossCountry, have laid out plans to reduce the number of daily trains operating between Paignton, Birmingham, and Manchester, to just one, which will leave the Bay at 7am on weekdays. However, a significant number commuters in the...
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Dr Julia Reid MEP thanks local postmen and women as they deliver a first class Christmas

Dr Julia Reid MEP visited the Melksham Delivery Office to thank local postmen and women for their hard work during Royal Mail’s busiest period This year Royal Mail has been celebrating its 500thanniversary, with this festive period marking half a...
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