In an answer to a parliamentary question submitted by London Conservative MEP Marina Yannakoudakis, the European Parliament revealed today that it had spent over £9 million (
€11.1 million) on EU orchestras.
EU support to thirteen separate orchestras cost the taxpayer at least £9 million over the past five years with spending highest in […]Continue Reading →
Plans to increase the European Union budget by more than five per cent - despite the financial crisis ravaging the continent - were condemned today by Conservative MEP for London Marina Yannakoudakis as economic madness.
Marina argued forcefully today for a freeze in the European Unions budget, to reflect the austerity measures being implemented […]