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MEP accuses Conservatives of betraying Cornwall over EU replacement funds

Molly has accused the Conservative government of back peddling on funding for Cornwall.

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‘String vest’ Budget; Brexit has stolen all the clothes, says Green MEP

Molly responds to the 2017 Budget.

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Brexit will hit Leave voters hardest, not ‘metropolitan elite’, new academic study finds

New research has found that regions of the UK that voted strongly for Leave are also those regions with the greatest levels of dependency on European Union markets for their local economic development.

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MEPs challenge government on post-Brexit investment in clean energy

A cross-party group of MEPs has written to Nick Hurd, Minister for Climate Change and Industry demanding to know how the government plans to fund investment in clean energy post-Brexit.

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The South West has the country’s top rated beaches, but MEP warns against ‘watering down’ clean beach standards post-Brexit

Molly has said she is delighted, but not surprised, that a new survey has found seven of the ten best UK beaches are in the South West, with the top spot going to Weymouth and second place to Fistral beach in Cornwall. The survey by Trip Advisor also names two other Cornwall beaches in the […]

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