Representation in United Kingdom
News
26/07/2017

UK consumers are the most confident online shoppers in the EU and amongst the savviest about their EU consumer rights, according to the latest data published by the European Commission. 

Europe House
21/07/2017

Each week we sum up Commission news of particular interest for the UK while also summarising UK events on EU-related subjects. All comments welcome at COMM-UK-PRESS@ec.europa.eu 

This is the last weekly round-up of this summer. We will resume beginning of September. In the meantime, the London press office is available as usual for media queries.

Events
Signatures

Kihnu, an Estonian island in the Gulf of Riga, situated an hour’s ferry ride away from the coast, has thanks to its women retained a culture that has cemented its position as part of UNESCO’s list of intangible cultural heritage since 2003. This unique European and Baltic culture is thus now officially acknowledged and protected. Whereas Kihnu’s men – for the most part sailors and fishermen – brought innovation and novelty to the island, the women, that we could qualify as ‘cultural guardians’, where more conservative and tended to the affairs of the island.

Date:
19/07/2017 - 15/09/2017
Time:
10:00 - 18:00

VEO Europa is an Erasmus+ funded project using an innovative mobile app for video enhanced observation to support teacher training and continuing professional development

Date:
13/07/2017
Time:
12:00 - 19:00