Britain has now left the Single Market and Customs Union. Piles of Brexit bureaucracy are having a devastating effect on a wide range of businesses and customers. Fishing businesses face ruin, delays and costs are being imposed on deliveries to and from the EU, manufacturers face falling orders, Ireland is bypassing the UK, and GB-NI … More Brexit Reality – January 2021
The government looks set to break Vote Leave promises to farmers. 2016 Boris Johnson said ‘we want to fund and support agriculture’ Vote Leave promised farmers will be better off 2020 On 25th February 2020, the Financial Times reported that ‘English farmers face subsidy cuts up to 25%’ Minette Batters, president of the National Farmers … More Brexit Reality – March 2020
A post-Brexit trade deal with the EU has been agreed and at midnight, December 31st Central European time or 11pm over here, the transition phase which allowed the UK to remain in the Customs Union and Single Market will end. The deal has been celebrated as ‘glad tidings of great joy’ by Prime Minister Boris … More Is the Post-Brexit trade deal a great deal for the UK?
Join us to raise a glass together, enjoy some festive food and games, see old friends and possibly meet new ones. We’re holding our St Nikolaus Day gathering in lieu of our monthly Pulse of Europe/EUcafe. Traditionally, in German households, St Nikolaus leaves small presents such as chocolate, fruit or coins on the night … More CELEBRATE ST NIKOLAUS DAY (Nikolaustag) with Bath for Europe, Sunday, December 6th from 3pm on Zoom.
Bath for Europe is delighted to welcome back Caroline Voaden, who will be in conversation about her time at the European Parliament. Caroline was the leader of the Liberal Democrat MEPs until January 31st this year. She was one of two Lib Dems, and six MEPs, to represent SW England and Gibraltar after last year’s … More Online event with Caroline Voaden, ‘Life in a Proportional Parliament’, Wednesday 28th October, 18.00 to 19.30
This month’s Pulse of Europe/Euro Cafe will feature guest speaker Ped Asgarian, who will talk about ‘Propagating a New Food System: for People and the Planet.’ Brexit will have a profound impact on food and farming in the UK, particularly as it coincides with other challenges facing food production including environmental factors and climate change. … More Online Euro Café, Guest Speaker Ped Asgarian, Propagating a New Food System: for People and the Planet, Sunday 6th September, 2pm