MPs blast Strasbourg ruling on whole-life terms

One-Minute Read
Tue 9 Jul, AT 13:06

Curtail ECHR's role in the UK says minister after court ruling challenges whole-life sentences


In defence of Strasbourg: a French city under siege again

Fri 31 May, AT 07:41
Nigel Horne

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

Can 1m people stop the gravy train?

First Post
Fri 12 May, AT 11:28

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

How to end the Strasbourg ritual

Point of View
Wed 26 Apr, AT 11:19

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

How the EU could save €1.2bn: shut down Strasbourg circus

First Post
Wed 28 Nov, AT 08:20

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


Green Party's anti-GM stance is just kneejerk technophobia

Opinion digest
Fri 25 May, AT 11:07

Opinion digest: the Green's GM problem, prisoner voting, and America's attack on privacy

Visions of Ecstasy

Easter week release for banned nun-meets-Jesus film

First Post
Mon 2 Apr, AT 09:09

Visions of Ecstasy, only film ever banned on blasphemy grounds, finally released – but why in Holy Week, asks MP

Nicolas Bratza

Strasbourg question: time to quit human rights court?

Talking Point
Wed 25 Jan, AT 12:56

Reforming the European Court of Human Rights is one thing – but threatening to leave it is alarming