The end of an ‘amazing but frustrating’ five years

Jill Seymour officially leaves the European Parliament on July 1, and has been reflecting on her rollercoaster five years in office. She was one of three UKIP candidates elected as an MEP to represent the West Midlands in the 2014 election,...

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Brexit Party is the answer to the public’s despair

Telford’s Tory MP Lucy Allan acknowledges that the Brexit Party is putting forward ‘some fantastic candidates’ for the European elections. What’s the big scandal? It’s true. Lucy sees how the public has reacted over the past months over parliament’s inability to...

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Jill resigns from the UK Independence Party

This morning I have announced my resignation from UKIP, and will sit as a Brexit Party MEP for the remainder of my mandate. This is the official announcement, below: PRESS RELEASE, April 15, 2019 West Midlands MEP Jill Seymour has resigned...

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Another ‘project fear’ claim proves to be unfounded

Speaking from the European Parliament today, Jill said: "I was pleased to vote to ensure that, in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a Withdrawal Agreement on 29th March 2019, services will continue.   "Over the last couple...

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We need a genuine Brexiteer to lead from the front

With Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal rejected by 230 votes - the largest defeat for a sitting government in history - Jill says: “This would have been the worst deal in our country’s history, and was quite rightly...

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Jill Seymour resigns as UKIP Transport spokesman

Jill Seymour MEP has resigned her position as UKIP Transport spokesman, with immediate effect. The West Midlands MEP has held the post since being elected to the European Parliament in 2014, but says she is ‘struggling to be loyal to...

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Rail fare rises: Will they lead to more broken promises?

UKIP’s transport spokesman Jill Seymour has condemned the latest inflation-busting rise in rail fares, describing them as the fore-runner for another year of broken promises. The price of a train ticket in Britain will go up by an average of...

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EU road charging on HGVs will only push prices up

The EU's plans for road charging on heavy goods vehicles will only push prices up. That's what Jill Seymour told the European Parliament during a debate in Strasbourg.

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Charity should begin at home for bankrolling road repairs

UKIP transport spokesman Jill Seymour is calling on the Government to stop bankrolling investment in overseas roads – when so many parts of the UK’s own surfaces are in such a bad state of repair. She was responding to a...

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Royal wedding critics have their priorities all wrong

West Midlands MEP Jill Seymour has slammed critics of today’s royal wedding who have branded it a waste of taxpayers’ money. And she accused the Daily Star newspaper of spiteful and appalling behaviour by handing out souvenir sick bags “for...

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