Robert Sturdy

Conservative MEP – UK Eastern Region.

A unique seminar took place at the European Parliament in Brussels on Tuesday March 18 on the topic of land management in the EU – including lessons from the past, concerns for the present and hopes and ambitions about the future. A number of MEPs held a constructive and fruitful debate together with hunters, farmers, private landowners and […]

Conservatives welcome historic Canada trade deal(0)

The UK Conservatives in the European Parliament warmly welcome the conclusion of the EU-Canada negotiations for a Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA). A deal is expected today. This comes after four years of hard work on this agreement following the launch of negotiations in May 2009. We appreciate the hard work and effort of […]

Fenland celery given EU protected status(0)

Brussels, October 15th 2013 – Today the European Commission approved the awarding of Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) status to Fenland celery.  A great British product from the East of England region, grown in the Fenland area in parts of Cambridgeshire, Suffolk and Norfolk. This is the second product in the East of England region to receive this […]

Russia must now play by the rules(0)

The European Commission’s decision to launch an investigation against Russia for breaching the terms of its membership of the World Trade Organisation was welcomed today by senior Conservative MEP Robert Sturdy. Mr Sturdy, MEP for the East of England and Conservative spokesman on international trade, was speaking after Commissioners announced their planned action against Russia, […]

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