What do the European Elections mean for London?

Article published on March 7, 2009
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Article published on March 7, 2009
The European Elections in June come in the thick of the financial and economic crisis. What prospects can the main parties offer to lift the UK and other EU member states out of the morass? Specifically what will the Elections mean for London? What do Londoners expect from their MEPs?
Come to meet those MEPs who are standing again and also some candidates new to the European scene at a "HUSTINGS" in the St. Bride Foundation, 14 Bride Lane off Fleet Street. EC4Y 8EQ on FRIDAY 27th MARCH at 5.30 pm.

Labour, Conservative, Lib Dem, Green and UKIP representatives will each set out their stall and answer questions from an audience drawn from the media and the City. SPEAKERS:

Gerard Batten (UKIP MEP) Jonathan Fryer (Lib Dem candidate) Jean Lambert (Green MEP) Kevin McGrath (Labour candidate) Dr Charles Tannock (Conservative MEP – tbc) MODERATOR: Steve Oram, Chairman of the London Press Club

Followed by wine and refreshments

To reserve a place, please register by emailing


This event is supported by the Central London European Group