Posts Tagged ‘European Union’

European Election Day

June 4, 2009

Today over 375 million people are eligible to vote in the European elections. In fact it’s the largest trans-national election in history. Recent events here in the UK has caused a deep distrust of politicians but it’s still important to go and vote. Not voting may help extremist parties, such as the BNP, to gain more seats.  Find out more about why you should vote in the Euro election here

 http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/7819889.stm

and find out more about what the main parties would do with your vote below.

http://www.conservatives.com/Policy/European_Election_Manifesto.aspx

http://www.labour.org.uk/uploads/e0e9e2d5-1437-8734-6d4e-8084302a2346.pdf

http://europe.libdems.org.uk/

http://www.election09.ie/european-elections/manifesto

Europe Day

May 9, 2009

Love it or hate it, the 9th  May is Europe Day. It’s aim is to build a Europe which respects the freedom and the identity of all the people who live on this continent.

To find out more,  see the link below:

http://ec.europa.eu/unitedkingdom/whatsnew/europe_day/index_en.htm