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By admin, posted on March 4, 2013

Baroness Ashton, our EU foreign minister who heads up the EU’s External Action Service, has been called “clueless” in a report examining the work of the EEAS. The Action Service is lambasted for being wasteful and disorganised. Ashton has previously complained that she needs a private jet to help her do her job ‘properly’. It… Read more

By admin, posted on March 1, 2013

71% say the government is powerless over Romanian and Bulgarian immigration. A ComRes poll commissioned by Get Britain Out has shown public disbelief in government assurances that they will deter a new wave of EU immigration from Romania and Bulgaria next year. Fifty-nine percent of the British public say that the government cannot meet its… Read more

By admin, posted on February 27, 2013

Surprise, surprise, the EU has voiced its opposition to yet another plan to limit immigration from the EU. Government proposals to force new EU migrants to pay £55 for an ID card have not been seen by the EU Commission. Yet a commission spokesman said it would be illegal for ID cards to be compulsory… Read more

By admin, posted on February 26, 2013

The European Union is to charge the UK £107.4m (€127.4 million) as compensation for errors in the allocation of Common Agricultural Policy payments. This is roughly the equivalent of just over 2 days EU membership costs. The UK will be fined €111.7m due to errors in the processing of applications, in administrative cross checks and… Read more

By admin, posted on February 25, 2013

The conclusion of the election in Cyprus has heralded talk of another Eurozone bailout. They just don’t get it. No matter how much money you throw at the Euro, it will still keep the Eurozone and the EU in economic malaise. It has destroyed a generation of young Europeans and the political class barely bat… Read more

By admin, posted on February 22, 2013

Yesterday the European Union announced it is taking the UK to the European Court of Justice over the Government’s 5% VAT rate on ‘energy saving materials’. This 5% rate is much lower than the standard VAT rate of 20%. The lower rate applies to energy saving materials including the installation of: controls for central heating… Read more

By admin, posted on February 21, 2013

Euractiv reports that the EU has gained yet more power over Eurozone budgets. From March Eurozone governments will send their draft budgets to the European Commission in preparation for 2014. This is quite unbelievable. It’s like having an arsonist give advice on fire safety. The EU accounts haven’t been signed off in 18 years. Billions… Read more

By admin, posted on February 20, 2013

Ofgem, the energy regulator, again warns of an impending energy crisis. We can put blame for this squarely at the door of the European Union. Their energy rules, emission targets and climate fundamentalism will turn off the lights. Their ruinous Large Combustion Plant Directive will lead to the closure of the plants that provide us… Read more