About: Janice Atkinson

Extreme-right MEPs cost taxpayers one million euros a month

EXCLUSIVE / Extreme-right MEPs in the Europe of Freedom and Nations group have cost EU taxpayers more than an estimated €1 million a month since the European Parliament alliance was formed almost a year ago.

Dissolve the eurozone, says new extreme right group

Marine Le Pen has presented her new Polish and British allies, who will be propping up her group in the European Parliament. But the details of their political programme are yet to be defined. EURACTIV France reports
Brexit 24-03-2015

UKIP expels MEP Janice Atkinson

Britain's populist UKIP party said it has expelled Janice Atkinson, a member of the European Parliament, following her suspension last week over what it called "allegations of a serious financial nature", the BBC reported.
Brexit 20-03-2015

UKIP MEP suspended after expenses scandal

A UK Independence Party (UKIP) MEP was suspended yesterday (19 March), and barred from standing in May’s national elections, amid accusations of European Parliament expenses fraud.
Brexit 16-01-2015

UKIP blames MEPs and Verhofstadt for deaths of Ukrainians

MEPs “directly encouraged” the deaths of young Ukrainians by interfering in the Ukraine, a UK Independence Party politician told the European Parliament yesterday (15 January).