Tag: Jill Seymour MEP

Shropshire Star survey finds increase in support for leaving the EU

Despite being shared around pro-EU activist groups, a survey on the Shropshire Star website has found that support for leaving the EU has increased since the referendum. Shropshire – and Telford & Wrekin in particular – was one of the most eurosceptic

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Jill Seymour MEP defends Telford lorry driver fined for illegal immigrants breaking into his lorry

Listen to Jill Seymour MEP on BBC Radio Shropshire standing up for Telford lorry driver, Jim Rushton, who has been fined £10k after illegal immigrants were found after he’d been through one of the British government’s machines that’s supposed to find them.

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The SayNoToEU tour comes to Telford

Jill Seymour MEP is hosting a public meeting tomorrow night at the Whitehouse Hotel as part of the SayNoToEU tour. The meeting is organised by the Europe of Freedom & Direct Democracy group which UKIP is a member of in the

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UKIP will fight all Telford & Wrekin Council seats

UKIP’s new Telford & Wrekin branch chairman says the party intends to field candidates in all 54 seats at next year’s borough council elections. Councillor Stuart Parr, a parish councillor for Brookside, and town councillor for Woodside, took over the

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Newport supermarket plans – a scandalous waste!

Shropshire’s UKIP MEP Jill Seymour has condemned the ‘scandalous’ waste of taxpayers’ money on failed supermarket plans in Newport – and urged voters to remember it when they next go to the polls. Mrs Seymour, who will be fighting The

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Jill Seymour to fight The Wrekin seat for UKIP

UKIP has today unveiled its candidate to fight The Wrekin constituency seat at next year’s general election. Jill Seymour, the party’s front bench transport spokesman who was elected to the European Parliament in May, will take on sitting MP Mark

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The winning team …

Thank you to everyone who voted UKIP last week in the EU elections and helped the party achieve a historic victory. This is the first time since 1910 that Labour or the Conservatives have failed to win a national election

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