Archives: SW events

South West MEP to join panel discussion on controversial TTIP trade deal

South West Green MEP, Molly Scott Cato, will join a panel discussion on the controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) EU-US trade deal in Bristol on Saturday.

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What is Europe doing for Cornwall?

During her October ‘constituency week’, Molly had an opportunity to visit a range of projects in Cornwall which have benefited from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) Convergence Programme.

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Green MEP asks what can Europe do for Plymouth?

Recently elected Green Party MEP, Molly Scott Cato, is to visit Plymouth on the first leg of a tour of the western part of the South West constituency. She has been invited to unveil a plaque marking the first Passivhaus retrofit in Plymouth and attend a questions and answers session on what Europe can do […]

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‘Renewables not nuclear’ tour of Somerset

‘Renewables not nuclear’ was the message Molly made during a tour of Somerset in late September. She joined a demonstration outside Hinkley nuclear power station before going on to speak at a Renewable Energy Fair. The demonstration at Hinkley came in the wake of reports that EU Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia would rule in favour of […]

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Bristol climate march

Molly took part in a climate march in Bristol joining millions worldwide in the largest climate mobilisation in history. Around 3000 South West residents marched on City Hall in Bristol where Molly was presented with a petition calling for 100% clean energy. The organisers also broadcast a phone call from Bristol’s Mayor, George Ferguson, who was at the People’s Climate March in New York City on the eve of an emergency summit of world leaders on climate change.

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