Tag Archives: European Union

Lincoln campaigners raise awareness of “reprehensible” EU trade deal

Gary Hewson, Labour councillor (Boultham ward)

Campaigning organisation 38 Degrees took to Lincoln’s High Street today in order to protest the controversial Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership (TTIP).

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Universities concerned over stricter student visa regulations

Universities have concerns over the new student visa rules, which could have an negative effect on the much-needed funding from international students.

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European journalism conference coming to Lincoln

The Forum for European Journalism Students (FEJS) will come to Lincoln from the 2nd to 7th of April, hosting lectures and workshops on the topic of Transferrable Media. Guest speakers from various media outlets, including the BBC and the Guardian, will share their knowledge of the industry with journalism students from across the EU.

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ID cards arrive for overseas students

Eleven nations in the European Union now have some form of ID card, even if they are not compulsory. Apart from the UK, the only members without any form of identity card scheme are Ireland, Denmark, Latvia and Lithuania.

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