Lord Kirkhope presents Beer Award to Rt Hon Sir Greg Knight MP

Lord Kirkhope of Harrogate has presented a special award to East Yorkshire MP Sir Greg Knight, in recognition of his support for the ‘Long Live the Local’ campaign and for also helping to secure consecutive freezes in beer duty. 


European Border and Coastguard Regulation

Whilst the UK is not fully signed up to the FRONTEX Agency, or the new Border and Coast Guard; it has played an active and supportive role in the Agency’s operations over the years; and I very much hope this relationship can continue.

Speaking in Strasbourg on Europol

Europol needs new tools to face new challenges. Today - after a long period of negotiation - we are finally giving ourselves a renewed mandate to tackle the huge security challenges we face

We are Safer and more Secure in the EU

Building on our significant influence to shape legal and criminal enforcement, it is vital for our nation’s security that we remain a member of the European Union, argues Timothy Kirkhope MEP.