Speech to the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

Thank you Chairman.

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.

Statement on resignation of David Davis

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.

Article 13

If you are interested in the new Copyright proposals, I appreciate your concerns regarding the new Copyright reform proposals.

East Midlands MEP visits Siemens in Lincoln

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.