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JAMES CARVER MEP THANKS LOCAL POSTMEN AND WOMEN AS THEY DELIVER A FIRST CLASS CHRISTMAS

JAMES CARVER MEP THANKS LOCAL POSTMEN AND WOMEN AS THEY DELIVER A FIRST CLASS CHRISTMAS

by Michael Wrench, 4 months, 3 weeks ago

James Carver MEP visited the Worcester 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 … Continue Reading »

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FIGURES SHOW GOVERNMENT FAILING ON IMMIGRATION

FIGURES SHOW GOVERNMENT FAILING ON IMMIGRATION

by Michael Wrench, 4 months, 3 weeks ago

Latest figures showing that net migration has remained near record levels  shows the government has failed miserably in its promises to cut immigration, said local UKIP MEP James Carver today.

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James Carver appointed as UKIP’s Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs spokesman

James Carver appointed as UKIP’s Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs spokesman

by Michael Wrench, 4 months, 3 weeks ago

James Carver MEP said, "I'm honoured by the appointment to the extended role of UKIP's Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs spokesman, and am very conscious of the fact that our Foreign Affai… Continue Reading »

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James Carver MEP - Christmas Appeal

James Carver MEP - Christmas Appeal

by Michael Wrench, 5 months, 1 week ago

It’s hard to believe that across the UK thirteen million people are living below the poverty line.

The Trussell Trust is working to stop UK hunger and poverty. Their network of over 400 … Continue Reading »

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ANGER OVER CHAGOS ISLANDS DECISION

ANGER OVER CHAGOS ISLANDS DECISION

by Michael Wrench, 5 months, 1 week ago

UKIP MEP James Carver reacted angrily today to the government’s decision not to allow former residents of the Chagos Islands to return back.

“It is an absolute disgrace and the governmen… Continue Reading »

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WEST MIDLAND MEP TO ATTEND BIRMINGHAM BREXIT MEETING

WEST MIDLAND MEP TO ATTEND BIRMINGHAM BREXIT MEETING

by Michael Wrench, 5 months, 1 week ago

Following Brrexit the UK will be a stronger and more successful vibrant country, West Midlands MEP James Carver is to tell a meeting in Birmingham later this week.

Mr Carver, UKIP Euro-M… Continue Reading »

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The establishment are going against the will of the people to stop BREXIT

by Michael Wrench, 5 months, 3 weeks ago

Today’s High Court ruling calling for a Parliamentary vote on triggering Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty sadly comes as no surprise, said local UKIP MEP James Carver.

“The Establishment … Continue Reading »

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Time to right one of the terrible wrongs and allow exiled islanders to go back to their home.  Chagos Islands National Day on Friday 4th November

Time to right one of the terrible wrongs and allow exiled islanders to go back to their home. Chagos Islands National Day on Friday 4th November

by Michael Wrench, 5 months, 3 weeks ago

As someone who’s campaigned for over 20 years against the UK’s membership of the EU, the issue of sovereignty is, naturally, a subject very close to my heart. Since the Brexit vote in June, the … Continue Reading »

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MEP ANGER OVER FOOTBALL POPPY BAN

MEP ANGER OVER FOOTBALL POPPY BAN

by Michael Wrench, 5 months, 3 weeks ago

The decision to ban England and Scotland football players from wearing poppies in  their World Cup qualifier is “disgraceful,”  said local MEP James Carver today.

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Worcestershire MEP backing Somaliland's bid for "re-recognition"

Worcestershire MEP backing Somaliland's bid for "re-recognition"

by Michael Wrench, 5 months, 3 weeks ago

(by Tom Edwards - Worcester News)

A WORCESTER-BASED UKIP politician has spoken of his visit to Somaliland speaking to desperate people.

James Carver, an MEP representing the West… Continue Reading »

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JAMES CARVER MEP SUPPORTS LEADERSHIP CONTENDER PAUL NUTTALL

JAMES CARVER MEP SUPPORTS LEADERSHIP CONTENDER PAUL NUTTALL

by Michael Wrench, 6 months ago

West Midlands UKIP MEP James Carver has thrown his full support behind Paul Nuttall’s bid to lead the party.

Mr Nuttall has announced that he is standing to be leader and Mr Carver is am… Continue Reading »

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Controversial 'EU army' plans savaged by Worcestershire MEP

Controversial 'EU army' plans savaged by Worcestershire MEP

by Michael Wrench, 6 months ago

(Tom Edwards - Worcester News)

A WORCESTERSHIRE MEP has savaged calls for an EU army - saying it is another reason why voters were right to back Brexit.

UKIP's James Carver has attack… Continue Reading »

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Statement by James Carver MEP regarding Steven Woolfe MEP

Statement by James Carver MEP regarding Steven Woolfe MEP

by Michael Wrench, 6 months, 3 weeks ago

Statement by James Carver MEP regarding Steven Woolfe MEP

Following the collapse of UKIP MEP Steven Woolfe in Strasbourg today his West Midlands MEP colleague James Carver, said his thou… Continue Reading »

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LOCAL MEP WELCOMES PROPOSED AUSTRALIAN TRADE DEAL

LOCAL MEP WELCOMES PROPOSED AUSTRALIAN TRADE DEAL

by Michael Wrench, 7 months, 2 weeks ago

Plans for a “very strong, very open” trade deal with Australia have been warmly welcomed by local MEP James Carver.

Australian prime minster Malcolm Turnbull has spoken of planning for a… Continue Reading »

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BIN POLICE SLAMMED BY MEP

BIN POLICE SLAMMED BY MEP

by Michael Wrench, 8 months ago

Stoke-on-Trent Council’s costly ‘bin police’ team has come under fire from local UKIP MEP James Carver.

                          

“Im told this project costs £100,00 a year. Never mind th… Continue Reading »

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Proud to be British

Proud to be British

by James Carver, 8 months ago

I’m always proud to be British but now more than ever following our brilliant results in the Olympics.

Our athletes did fantastically well and they have lifted the spirits of so many peo… Continue Reading »

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VOTE RIGGING REPORT MUST BE ACTED UPON, SAYS UKIP MEP

VOTE RIGGING REPORT MUST BE ACTED UPON, SAYS UKIP MEP

by Michael Wrench, 8 months, 2 weeks ago

Proposed radical measures to tackle the issue of vote rigging in Muslim communities must be introduced as a matter of urgency, said West Midlands MEP James Carver today.

The call for cha… Continue Reading »

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No Racism please - We're British

No Racism please - We're British

by Michael Wrench, 8 months, 2 weeks ago

Following the UK vote to leave the European Union, there were reports of an upsurge in both verbal and physical attacks on people who are either EU nationals, or British from an ethnic backgroun… Continue Reading »

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TRIBUTE PAID TO NIGEL FARAGE

TRIBUTE PAID TO NIGEL FARAGE

by Michael Wrench, 9 months, 3 weeks ago

James Carver, UKIP MEP for the West Midlands, has paid tribute to Nigel Farage, who has today announced that he is standing down as UKIP leader.

"There can be little doubt that Nigel's i… Continue Reading »

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James Carver MEP condemns the continuing moral injustice against our Chagossians

James Carver MEP condemns the continuing moral injustice against our Chagossians

by Michael Wrench, 10 months ago

The Supreme Court today has ruled against the Chagossian people's desire to resettle in the British Indian Ocean Territory.

Following that verdict, James Carver MEP stated;  "I'm dismayed by … Continue Reading »

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WE DID IT ! - Thank You

WE DID IT ! - Thank You

by Michael Wrench, 10 months ago

I'm writing to pay tribute to the strength of conviction shown by those West Midlands residents who voted to Leave the EU in last week's referendum.

I know that they thought lon… Continue Reading »

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Whatever the referendum result, British politics will never be the same again.

Whatever the referendum result, British politics will never be the same again.

by Michael Wrench, 10 months, 1 week ago

Irrespective of the result of Thursday’s EU referendum, there is already much chattering and forethought about the political fallout from the result. 

Neither side has the confidence to … Continue Reading »

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The clock is ticking down to the most important day in this country’s calendar in more than 40 years.

The clock is ticking down to the most important day in this country’s calendar in more than 40 years.

by Michael Wrench, 10 months, 1 week ago

The clock is ticking down to the most important day in this country’s calendar in more than 40 years.

 

No one can have failed to notice that Thursday is the EU referendum and wit… Continue Reading »

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FORMER CONSERVATIVE MAYOR JOINS UKIP

FORMER CONSERVATIVE MAYOR JOINS UKIP

by Michael Wrench, 10 months, 2 weeks ago

In a surprise move prominent Conservative member, Bob Dhillon, a former mayor of Warwick, has joined UKIP.

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