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Gina Dowding MEP

Our new MEP Gina Dowding, elected in May, took up her seat in the European Parliament on 1st July.  It’s been a big learning curve for her, and for the other new UK Green MEPs, but that hasn’t stopped her providing regular updates on what’s happening; these are currently best seen here: (apologies to non-Facebook users) 

Here’s an example of a recent speech in the Parliament:  

August is a recess in the workings of the Parliament, so Gina will spending time doing liaison work around the region.  She is also still both a Lancashire County Councillor and a Lancaster District Councillor, so has plenty to keep her busy!  We are of course all hoping the her MEP tenure extends beyond the current Brexit deadline of end October. 

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