European Parliament

US and EU flags
17 Jun, 2015

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership aims to create the world's biggest free trade zone

20 Jul, 2015

An in/out referendum on Britain's membership of the EU will be held in 2017 - if not before

Flags outside European Parliament
22 May, 2014

Upcoming vote will give people a chance to make their feelings clear about the EU and immigration

Nigel Farage
15 Apr, 2014

Ukip leader faces investigation into £60,000 of 'missing' European Union funds

Godfrey Bloom UKIP MEP
07 Aug, 2013

Bloom stands by his foreign aid remarks, saying it's 'what people at the cricket club think'

31 May, 2013

Tory MEP aims to persuade the EU to abandon the costly 'Strasbourg circus'. Shame, says Nigel Horne

12 May, 2006

As another trek to Strasbourg begins, Nigel Horne reports on a petition to halt the monthly ritual

26 Apr, 2006

Dan Hannan, one of the 732 MEPs who must go to Alsace every month, proposes a solution

28 Nov, 2012

A new campaign aims to stop costly monthly ritual whereby 754 MEPs and staff decamp from Brussels

Gherkin; City of London
08 Mar, 2011

Business digest: The move increases pressure on Brussels to consider the idea of a tax on bank transactions