Local UKIP MEP Paul Nuttall has called for St George’s Day to be declared a Bank Holiday. “It should not only be celebrated but marked as a national holiday. This is not the first time I have called for this but it would be fantastic to think it will be the last and my more »
21/04/2014 16:45 - rss
European President Manuel Barroso has been accused of using the deaths of millions in the two World Wars as propaganda for the failing EU. “He is seeking to claim that 100 years on from WW1 the European Union has ‘organised life in such a way as to ensure that there is much more decent more »
21/04/2014 16:43 - rss
Dear Editor, Proposals set up by Bolton Council that could see charity fundraisers, or ‘chuggers’ face tougher restrictions on when and how they conduct business is welcome news for high street shoppers and retailers. The number of chuggers on the high street seems to have rocketed out of control and every day there seems to more »
Telecoms package finally makes it past the post. MEP Catherine Trautmann joined us for a chat about the new improved package. Another burning issue of the day was the preparations for Copenhagen with some MEPs still refuting the facts.