I am one of ten Members of European Parliament for the South East England region of the United Kingdom, covering the Isle of Wight, East Sussex, West Sussex, Hampshire, Kent, Surrey, Berkshire, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire.
Recent posts and blogs
08Jun 15

From Sunny Eastbourne to Strasbourg

Well, this is my first entry from me, Diane James MEP! The intention is for anyone who is interested, to read a small regular snap shot of what I am up to on a fairly regular basis. The weekend 6th June 2015 brought the South East Region UKIP Conference to a very sunny and windy Eastbourne. 600 members came to support the conference and hear different members including Nigel speak. I attended the Gala dinner…

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06Jan 15

Diane selected as UKIP’s prospective parliamentary candidate for North West Hampshire

In December 2014, Diane was selected to fight the parliamentary constituency of North West Hampshire at the Thursday 7th May 2015 UKĀ general election. The North West Hampshire constituency, in the UK county of Hampshire, is focussed around the town of Andover and its economy has historically been build on the military research, building and operations in the area. Residents have good access to London, Basingstoke, Reading and the M25 Commuter Belt. Smaller towns in the…

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03Sep 14

European Arrest Warrant: A Blunt and Sinister Instrument that Hurts Us All

Prosecutors have gone to the High Court to withdraw the arrest warrant that enabled Spanish police to hold Brett and Naghemeh King in custody. I am very pleased that this family, at a time of great distress has been reunited. It was disgraceful that the parents of this poor child were dragged into police custody while he was suffering. The deployment of a European Arrest Warrant involving Ashya King is a clear cut case of…

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