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A threat to peace in Europe?

A threat to peace in Europe?

by , 2 years, 3 months ago

Jim Carver MEP recently spoke in the European Parliament raising his concerns about the Association agreement between the European Union and the Republic of Moldova. Jim suggested this agreement may simply result in the enlargement of the European Union with an eastward European expansion.

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'You can achieve anything if you try'

'You can achieve anything if you try'

by , 2 years, 3 months ago

Jim Carver MEP recently attended a debate at Rugby High School to answer questions from a lively group of inquisitive 6th form pupils. Jim, along with representation from other political groups,… Continue Reading »

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'We believe in Devolution working properly' says Jim Carver MEP

'We believe in Devolution working properly' says Jim Carver MEP

by , 2 years, 3 months ago

In a recent debate on a Midlands Today Special, 'More Power to the West Midlands', West Midlands UKIP MEP Jim Carver gave the UKIP position on ensuring proper powers are devolved to the respecti… Continue Reading »

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MEP visits two 'Thankful Villages' in Hereford to honour the brave

MEP visits two 'Thankful Villages' in Hereford to honour the brave

by Craig Winyard, 2 years, 3 months ago

UKIP MEP James Carver, who lives on the outskirts of Ledbury, has visited two Herefordshire villages where thankfully, every man returned home after fighting in the First World War.

The West Midl… Continue Reading »

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'There is a better option for Britain' says Jim Carver

'There is a better option for Britain' says Jim Carver

by , 2 years, 3 months ago

Following a recent new report in Der Spiegel (German Magazine) that German Chancellor Angela Merkel had expressed her ‘fears’ about the UK staying in Europe, Jim Carver recently gave a numbe… Continue Reading »

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“I would rather have Dracula in charge of a blood bank” says MEP following latest EU Budget hypocrisy

“I would rather have Dracula in charge of a blood bank” says MEP following latest EU Budget hypocrisy

by Craig Winyard, 2 years, 3 months ago

Issue date: Thursday, November 6 2014          



West Midlands MEP James Carver says he would rather have Dracula in charge of a blood bank than "the accounting wizards" unable to magic up a bala… Continue Reading »

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MEP plea over rural emergency services

MEP plea over rural emergency services

by Craig Winyard, 2 years, 4 months ago

West Midlands UKIP MEP James Carver is calling for the region’s rural emergency services to be protected, and also reinstated where they have been closed down, following the release of stark n… Continue Reading »

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EU emissions tests for petrol mowers should be “kicked into the long grass"

EU emissions tests for petrol mowers should be “kicked into the long grass"

by Craig Winyard, 2 years, 4 months ago

Petrol mowers could be in line for the chop despite a pledge by Brussels Eurocrats to cut red tape.

West Midlands MEP James Carver believes EU moves to cut emissions from combustion engines in … Continue Reading »

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Calls for legal highs to be banned welcomed by West Midlands MEP

Calls for legal highs to be banned welcomed by West Midlands MEP

by Craig Winyard, 2 years, 5 months ago

West Midlands MEP James Carver has welcomed calls for so-called "legal highs" to be banned.

UKIP MEP James Carver has backed a push by the Local Government Association (LGA) for all psychoactive,… Continue Reading »

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Letter to the editor, RE Referendum in Scotland

Letter to the editor, RE Referendum in Scotland

by Craig Winyard, 2 years, 5 months ago

Date: Tuesday, September 16th 2014

Dear Sir,
The rude awakening of the three main Westminster parties, by the steady surge in support for the "Yes" campaign, ahead of this week's referendum on Sco… Continue Reading »

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INTERVIEW: BBC Hereford & Worcester - James Carver MEP comments on why the EU should be toast

INTERVIEW: BBC Hereford & Worcester - James Carver MEP comments on why the EU should be toast

by Craig Winyard, 2 years, 5 months ago

James Carver MEP appeared on BBC Hereford & Worcester this morning on the topic of EU interference. Eurocrats are now recommending how we should cook our toast!!!


Please click on the link below. The interview starts at aroud 1 hour 52 minutes in.

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Patronising EU guidance should be toast

Patronising EU guidance should be toast

by Craig Winyard, 2 years, 5 months ago

West Midlands MEPs James Carver and Bill Etheridge say the meddling EU are cooking up trouble in the kitchen after issuing advice on how to cook toast.

The UKIP MEPs say interfering Eurocrats are… Continue Reading »

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Carswell's "honourable" decision to fundamentally change the shape of British politics

Carswell's "honourable" decision to fundamentally change the shape of British politics

by Craig Winyard, 2 years, 5 months ago

UKIP West Midlands MEPs James Carver and Bill Etheridge believe the face of British politics has been changed forever following news that a senior Eurosceptic Tory MP has defected to UKIP.

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MEP writing to police chief over multi-million pound outsourcing contract

MEP writing to police chief over multi-million pound outsourcing contract

by Craig Winyard, 2 years, 6 months ago

West Midlands UKIP MEP James Carver is writing to Labour's newly-elected Police and Crime Commissioner challenging him to look into the recent completion of a multi-million pound contract outsou… Continue Reading »

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UKIP Leader issues rallying call to voters ahead of West Midlands PCC election

UKIP Leader issues rallying call to voters ahead of West Midlands PCC election

by Craig Winyard, 2 years, 6 months ago

UKIP Leader Nigel Farage MEP has issued a rallying call to West Midlands’ voters ahead of the Police & Crime Commissioner election.


The party’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) campaign is… Continue Reading »

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James Carver's reaction to findings of damning report on mass immigration

James Carver's reaction to findings of damning report on mass immigration

by Craig Winyard, 2 years, 6 months ago


Newly-elected West Midlands MEP James Carver says the serious consequences of the British Government’s weakness and inability to stand up to the EU, have been vividly highlighted in a damning … Continue Reading »

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