Commenting on news that the Swindon Honda car plant will close with the loss of 3,500 jobs, Molly who is MEP for the region, said: “If true, this news represents a terrible day for the 3,500 workers at the Swindon plant and their families and my thoughts are with them at this worrying time. Concerns … Read more
Having joined a cross-party group of MEPs visiting the port of Ghent, Molly warned 3,600 jobs are at risk at the Honda plant in Swindon, if a hard Brexit or no-deal Brexit go ahead.
Molly is to visit the Honda car plant in Swindon, one of the West country’s largest and most important employers, where she will discuss the implications of Brexit on the business.
Molly reflects on the decision by Honda, one of the region’s most important employers, to close their Swindon factory with the loss of 3,500 jobs.
Molly has expressed surprise at the muted response from Brexiters to the signing of the EU-Japan trade deal, named JEFTA.
On Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th June, MPs will debate and vote on 15 Lords amendments to the EU Withdrawal Bill. The government has allowed MPs just 12 hours to make some of the most important decisions of their political lives. The stakes couldn’t be higher. It is therefore crucial that MPs hear the voices … Read more
Molly has responded to Jeremy Corbyn’s Brexit speech in which he said Labour will seek to keep the UK inside a customs union deal post-Brexit.
Molly writes for Business Green on the importance of our membership of the EU for UK manufacturing businesses.
Writing for Business Green, Molly argues that the UK must stay inside the single market if we want to deliver a truly green economy.
Molly believes that her primary responsibility is to represent her constituents and so she is likely to have less time for meeting lobbyists than some other MEPs. At present lobbyists are all considered equivalent, so that somebody paid to ensure that the financial services sector faces less pressure to operate for the common good is … Read more