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Dan wins reprieve for trail bikes and mobility scooters

West Midlands MEP Daniel Dalton today secured endorsement from the European Parliament for plans to ensure trail bikes and mobility scooters can continue in production whilst new environmental standards are developed.

EU single market in services remains "a mirage"

A European Commission report released Thursday (22nd November) on the Single Market exposes the reluctance of some countries and political groups to support the EU's flagship project.

Brexit Briefing 60: Deal or no deal? (or no Brexit?)

There is a tentative deal. After nearly two years of negotiations, the white smoke finally emerged in Brussels not by way of a big announcement, but by an exclusive from the Irish broadcaster RTE.

Brexit Briefing 55: Rumours swirl around Brexit deal

It has been a rollercoaster few months laden with speculation on which way the Brexit winds were blowing. Earlier this week was no different. On Monday and Tuesday, diplomats were briefing that a deal was tantalisingly close to being agreed.

Plans for Stronger Consumer Rights Launched

Preserving the consumer's right to return goods and an App providing a single source of advice and dispute resolution were at the centre of new EU consumer protection rules unveiled today by West Midlands MEP Daniel Dalton.