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Candid Carver

Candid Carver

Commentary on political issues of the day from James Carver, MEP.

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No deal is better than a bad deal

No deal is better than a bad deal

The weekend’s Telegraph claims that the Government could pay up to £36 billion in a financial settlement with the EU if Brussels agrees to negotiate it “as part of a deal on future relations, in… Continue Reading »

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Reasons to be cheerful

Reasons to be cheerful

The International Monetary Fund’s latest prediction of solid global growth over the next two years has been welcomed by West Midlands UKIP MEP James Carver.

He said the significant increase i… Continue Reading »

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Call for price cap on energy prices

Call for price cap on energy prices

West Midlands MEP James Carver is urging the region’s MPs to support cross-party calls for the Prime Minister to keep her manifesto promise to cap the price of gas and electricity to stop energy… Continue Reading »

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The myth of the EU's "single voice"

The myth of the EU's "single voice"

The notion that the EU states will put up a unified block to Britain’s Brexit negotiations, forcing us to submissively settle for a less than acceptable outcome is simply a myth, says West Midla… Continue Reading »

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Foreign affairs committee: UKIP MEP James Carver questions Jordanian foreign minister

Foreign affairs committee: UKIP MEP James Carver questions Jordanian foreign minister

Published on 14 Jul 2017

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• European Parliament, Brussels, 11 July 2017

• James Carver MEP (West Midlands), UK Independence Party (UKIP), Euro… Continue Reading »

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EU-Africa Strategy: We can't have a one-cap-fits-all approach - James Carver MEP

EU-Africa Strategy: We can't have a one-cap-fits-all approach - James Carver MEP

Published on 14 Jul 2017

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• European Parliament, Brussels, 10 July 2017

• James Carver MEP (West Midlands), UK Independence Party (UKIP), Euro… Continue Reading »

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Sainsbury's urged to rethink ditching of Fairtrade tea

Sainsbury's urged to rethink  ditching of Fairtrade tea

A leading West Midlands politician is backing a national campaign calling on Sainsbury’s to reverse its controversial decision to drop Fairtrade tea. 

So far 90,000 people have signed an onli… Continue Reading »

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Report from Abu Dhabi's English language newspaper The National

Report from Abu Dhabi's English language newspaper The National

Supporters of the Southern Transitional Council attend a rally to demand the secession of south Yemen, in the southern port city on July 7, 2017.

A recent protest by tens of thousands of Yeme… Continue Reading »

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Backing campaign to save Kidderminster's green belt

Backing campaign to save Kidderminster's green belt

A battle to save green belt land on the edge of Kidderminster’s Spennells estate from development is being backed by West Midlands MEP James Carver.

Proposals to plough up productive barley f… Continue Reading »

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Turkey is incompatible with EU membership - James Carver MEP

Turkey is incompatible with EU membership - James Carver MEP

Published on 5 Jul 2017

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• European Parliament, Strasbourg, 05 July 2017

• James Carver MEP (West Midlands), UK Independence Party (UKIP), Eur… Continue Reading »

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Conservative Party and Erdogan's AK party sit in the same Pan-European party - James Carver MEP

Conservative Party and Erdogan's AK party sit in the same Pan-European party - James Carver MEP

Published on 5 Jul 2017

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• European Parliament, Strasbourg, 05 July 2017

• Bluecard Question: James Carver MEP (West Midlands), UK Independenc… Continue Reading »

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UKIP MEP James Carver urges France to resist pressure over permanent UN security council seat

UKIP MEP James Carver urges France to resist pressure over permanent UN security council seat

Published on 4 Jul 2017

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• European Parliament, Strasbourg, 04 July 2017

• James Carver MEP (West Midlands), UK Independence Party (UKIP), Eur… Continue Reading »

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Time the council turned over a new leaf

Time the council turned over a new leaf

Kidderminster-based MEP James Carver is calling for the town’s streets to be cleared of weeds and tons of sprouting greenery at the base of roadside trees to put “pride” back in communities and … Continue Reading »

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Death toll soars in Yemen's cholera outbreak

Death toll soars in Yemen's cholera outbreak

The people of Yemen are facing the worst cholera outbreak in the world, with 200,000 suspected cases, increasing at an average of 5,000 a day. 

In just two months, this killer disease has spr… Continue Reading »

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Backing bid to boost tourism in Sri Lanka

Backing bid to boost tourism in Sri Lanka

A bid to boost visitor numbers to Sri Lanka is being backed by West Midlands MEP James Carver.

He spoke at a European Parliament cross party event in Brussels this week, organised by the Sri … Continue Reading »

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We must ensure the rights of the Chagossians to return to their homeland

We must ensure the rights of the Chagossians to return to their homeland

Following the UN General Assembly's vote to refer the issue of the Chagos Islands to the ICJ in The Hague, West Midlands MEP, James Carver, a long -time advocate and supporter of Chagossians, wi… Continue Reading »

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Putting DY5 on the map

Putting DY5 on the map

Brierley Hill’s new business and innovation enterprise zone will be able to take advantage of Britain’s global place in the world free from the shackles of the European Union, said West Midlands… Continue Reading »

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The influence of the Muslim Brotherhood in Libya - James Carver MEP

The influence of the Muslim Brotherhood in Libya - James Carver MEP

Published on 20 Jun 2017

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• European Parliament, Brussels, 20 June 2017

• James Carver MEP (West Midlands), UK Independence Party (UKIP), Euro… Continue Reading »

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We don't need rage!

We don't need rage!

This so-called “Day of Rage” is, quite frankly, the last thing that our emergency services need to be dealing with, at this time of great uncertainty.

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Listen to South Yemenis' peaceful call for a say in their future - James Carver MEP

Listen to South Yemenis' peaceful call for a say in their future - James Carver MEP

Published on 13 Jun 2017

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• European Parliament, Strasbourg, 13 June 2017

• James Carver MEP (West Midlands), UK Independence Party (UKIP), Eu… Continue Reading »

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UKIP MEP James Carver highlights Scleroderma Awareness Month - June

UKIP MEP James Carver highlights Scleroderma Awareness Month - June

Published on 13 Jun 2017

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• European Parliament, Strasbourg, 13 June 2017

• James Carver MEP (West Midlands), UK Independence Party (UKIP), Eu… Continue Reading »

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Wasting more taxpayers money on dead-end EU projects - James Carver MEP

Wasting more taxpayers money on dead-end EU projects - James Carver MEP

Published on 12 Jun 2017

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• European Parliament, Strasbourg, 12 June 2017

• James Carver MEP (West Midlands), UK Independence Party (UKIP), E… Continue Reading »

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Call for action as drought-hit Somaliland is rocked by disease

Call for action as drought-hit Somaliland is rocked by disease

Drought-hit Somaliland is now struggling with a devastating outbreak of diarrhoea, leading West Midlands UKIP MEP James Carver to call for urgent action.

Mr Carver said latest figures reveal … Continue Reading »

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Delay in Sri Lankan counter-terrorist bill is justifiable - James Carver MEP

Delay in Sri Lankan counter-terrorist bill is justifiable - James Carver MEP

Published on 31 May 2017

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• European Parliament, Brussels, 31 May 2017

• Bluecard Question: James Carver MEP (West Midlands), UK Independence … Continue Reading »

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Tribute to a fine politician

Tribute to a fine politician

West Midlands UKIP MEP James Carver has paid tribute to former Hereford MP Paul Keetch who died on Wednesday, aged 56.

As a Liberal Democrat, he made his mark on public life by setting himsel… Continue Reading »

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