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MEPs inspect West Midlands car industry

Influential MEPs considering the EU response to the Volkswagen emissions scandal have visited two car manufacturers in the West Midlands.

The delegation, led by West Midlands MEP Daniel Dalton, visited Jaguar Land Rover in Solihull and Aston Martin in Gaydon.

Anthea McIntyre MEP becomes Vice Chairman of the Conservative Party

Congratulations to Anthea McIntyre MEP on being appointed Vice Chairman of the Conservative Party with responsibility for Training and will focus on making improvements to the training provided for the voluntary party including activists and young people. The Prime Minister has also appointed her to the Party Board.

A Charter for the future of the BBC

Nigel Huddleston, MP for Mid Worcestershire and a member of the Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee has welcomed the Government’s draft BBC Charter which builds upon the BBC White Paper and subsequent Select Committee report.

Building an economy that works for everyone

Today’s employment statistics show that with 31.77 million people in work, employment remains at a record high of 74.5%, while unemployment stands at 4.9%.

Britain is open for business

The 2015/16 Inward Investment Report shows that the UK remains the best place in Europe for business to invest.