I would like to congratulate the rapporteur on his draft opinion. We hope that a compromise can be reached swiftly to send clear instructions to REGI regarding our key priority areas, such as digital and energy.
MEP for the East Midlands, Rupert Matthews, spent a day in South Kesteven last week (19 July) to meet local businesses, hear about their growth plans and find out what challenges and opportunities Brexit might pose for them.
I am sorry to hear the news that David Davis has resigned as Brexit Secretary. I know that he has the best interests of our country at heart and the decision he has made would have been very difficult one.
Rupert Matthews, who is one the Members of the European Parliament for the East Midlands has visited the Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery site in Lincoln. The visit came about after Rupert read an article about Siemens investing £35m on expanding their Lincoln base.