Category Archives: Europe

How Europe works

An overview of how the European Union’s key parts are appointed and their links back to the union’s states and people. Commission President: José Manuel Barroso (Portugal, pictured) UK Commissioner: Baroness Catherine...

Reviewing CAP

Richard Halleron explains the forthcoming changes in funding and farmers’ reasons for concern. The Common Agricultural Policy, or CAP, underpins the finances of farming in Northern Ireland and the rest of the...