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Daniel probes EU on airport queues

As thousands of West Midlanders are caught in travel misery at European airports West Midlands MEP Daniel Dalton has questioned the European Commission on its responsibility for the chaos.

Daniel backs new labelling rules

West Midlands MEP Daniel Dalton is backing new labelling rules to help customers choose low-energy “white goods” such as cookers and fridges.

The new rules making energy–labelling much more simple and clear were voted through by the European Parliament in Strasbourg.

Dan launches plan for safer roads

Brussels, 22nd June - Using the digital revolution, closing loopholes in existing rules, rapid recall of faulty vehicles and ensuring new requirements don't make cars unaffordable are at the heart of a new Road Safety plan launched by West Midlands MEP and Consumer Spokesman Dan Dalton in the Eur

Good news for travellers as roaming charges end

On the day roaming charges ended, West Midlands MEP and Consumer Spokesman Daniel Dalton welcomed the end to shock phone bills for people travelling to other EU countries from the UK.

Dalton: Court opinion could spell end for Uber and Airbnb

West Midlands Conservative MEP Dan Dalton is warning that the future of internet-based services such as Uber and Airbnb has been thrown into doubt by an opinion issued today by the European Court of Justice.
  

What are your passenger rights?

Following the news that United Airlines forcibly removed a passenger from an overbooked flight, Consumer Spokesman Dan Dalton MEP looks at how passengers are protected in the UK under current EU passenger rights rules.

Could this happen in the UK and the EU?