With five weeks to go until voters head to the polls, Nessa Childers – the only elected MEP running in the three-seat Dublin constituency – has revealed for the first time her influential substitute list: Dr Tom Clonan and Glenna Lynch, both of whom joined her for photographs at a sunny Merrion Square this morning.
We don’t always know what we’re eating – and Europe is failing to protect consumers from foods secretly laced with GM strains, Nessa Childers MEP warned today from Strasbourg. Read More
From killer shrimp to Japanese knotweed and harlequin ladybirds – a host of foreign invaders with the capacity to wreak havoc on native species have been creeping towards these shores in recent times. But now, after years of uncertainty, they are to be officially banned from Europe. Read More
Trucks on Irish roads are about to get bigger and heavier – but new design modifications agreed by MEPs in Strasbourg today will actually save lives, Nessa Childers MEP has said. Read More
Independent MEP Nessa Childers has said that the Government will never achieve its renewable targets unless it improves both ‘its approach to public consultation and the planning laws in place to protect local communities and the environment’. Read More