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McIntyre honoured and delighted to become Conservative Vice Chairman (23rd September 2016)

Conservative MEP and businesswoman Anthea McIntyre has been appointed Vice Chairman of the Party.  The Prime Minister has also appointed her to the Party Board. Anthea will take special responsibility for training and will focus on making improvements to the training provided for the voluntary party including activists and young people. As Conservative MEP for the West Midlands since 2011 Miss McIntyre is the Party’s Employment spokesman in Europe and sits on the European Parliament's Agriculture and Employment and Social Affairs Committees. She has drafted Parliamentary reports on...


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McIntyre backs airport expansion initiative (23rd September 2016)

West Midlands MEP Anthea McIntyre is backing moves for a major expansion of Birmingham Airport. Miss McIntyre, Conservative spokesman on employment in the European Parliament, has joined other politicians and business leaders in signing a letter to Prime Minister Theresa May backing expansion. And this week she took a delegation from the European Parliament to the airport to hear the growth plans outlined. She believes increasing traffic at the region's main airport can be key to boosting jobs and growth. Signatories are asking the Government to back a competitive...


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Barnier a man we can work with (27th July 2016)

Conservative MEP Anthea McIntyre has welcomed the appointment of France's Michel Barnier as the European Commission's chief negotiation on Brexit. The MEP for the West Midlands said the move was "broadly a positive". Miss McIntyre said: "Michel Barnier has worked well with Britain before; I believe we can work well with him now. "As Commissioner for the Internal Market, he co-operated very closely with my West Midlands colleague Malcolm Harbour who was chairman of the Internal Market Committee. He is a straight dealer and a decent man.  "We should take this broadly as a...


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We must together condemn Kashmir oppression (16th August 2016)

Britain and the EU must both increase pressure on the Indian Government to end human rights abuses in Kashmir, a seminar in Birmingham heard last night (Mon).   Anthea McIntyre, Conservative MEP for the West Midlands, listed recent instances of violent oppression including rape, arrest, murder and indiscriminate use of birdshot against protesters.   She said: “We in Birmingham send a message of condemnation over what is happening and call on the government of India to end this occupation, to stop the persecution and, crucially, to remove the immunity of its military from prosecution...


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McIntyre: Brexit negotiatior announcement must be challenged (8th September 2016)

An attempt to declare Belgian federalist Guy Verhofstadt as the European Parliament's Brexit negotiator should be challenged and put to all 751 MEPs, a West Midlands MEP said today. Conservative MEP Anthea McIntyre spoke out after the parliament's President Martin Schulz today tried to appoint the leader of the fourth largest group in the parliament as the institution's sole negotiator on Britain's EU departure. Mr Verhofstadt, former Liberal Prime Minister of Belgium, is well known for demanding that the EU should be turned into a fully-fledged federal United...


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