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Jessica wins Westholme essay prize and a week work experience in Brussels

In September, Sajjad visited Westholme School in Blackburn as part of their European Day of Languages celebrations.Sajjad Karim spoke to three groups of students about his early life and how he came to be elected as a Member of the European Parliament, his role as MEP and the workings of the European Parliament and EU institutions.


Cheshire MEP, Sajjad Karim joined the Prime Minister on his visit to Vauxhall’s plant at Ellesmere Port yesterday.David Cameron’s visit followed the announcement this week that the new Astra has been voted European car of the year. Six out of ten Astras manufactured at Ellesmere Port are exported to the wider European market.

Draft new deal for Britain in Europe

The Prime Minister has been re-negotiating Britain’s relationship with Europe.with his European counterparts for several months and following key discussions this week a draft new deal for Britain in Europe was published today, delivering that substantial change. Of course, there is still more detail to be worked on, but the Prime Minister has made real progress.

Sajjad's Europe Direct discussion in Salford

Salford Conservatives have hosted a Europe Direct meeting with local MEP Sajjad. The popular meetings provide a forum for Conservatives to discuss the thony issues around Europe and to express their views direct to Sajjad.