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The 2014 European Elections: who won, how, why and with what implications for Britain and Europe?

A panel of experts give their analysis and answer the audience's questions about what happened at the European elections 2014 and what it means for the UK. www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b045p8gf

Europe Direct Information Centre User Survey - please use this link to give your views.

An independent market research organisation, 'Creative Research' are carrying out a survey to find out about local awareness and usage of Europe Direct Information Centres aross the UK.  If…

Register now for Mock Council of the EU, 11th September, Cardiff Bay

Schools across Wales are inivited to participate in a mock council of the EU, where pupils aged 16-18, with an interest in politics or current affairs will have the opportunity to learn about how the EU…

Events

European Christmas Tree Decoration Exchange 2014 now underway!

About a month ago, we invited all Europe Direct Information Centres (EDICs) across the EU an invitation to take part in our annual European Christmas Tree Decoration Exchange project. The response has…

European Day of Languages celebration, 22nd September at Llangollen Pavilion

Once again this year, we have invited all primary schools across Denbighshire and Flintshire to celebrate the European Day of Languages with us at Llangollen Pavilion.  On 22nd September, schools…

Erasmus + Youth Chapter Workshop, Glyndwr University, Wrexham, 27th June, 1-4pm

Do you want to find out more about the Erasmus + Youth Chapter? Erasmus + , the new EU funding programme for training, youth and sport from 2014 -2020 provides many opportunities for youth exchanges, projects…

Welcome to EUROPE DIRECT Information Centre - Llangollen

If you live in Denbighshire or Flintshire, and have any questions related to Europe or the EU, visit, phone, email or write to EUROPE DIRECT Information Centre - Llangollen, today, FREE OF CHARGE.
 


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Click on the image below to connect with the EU using social media, read and contribute to blogs, join discussions and voice your opinion in consultations.  You can also find out how to contact your MEPs and other EU representatives.
 

You can set the agenda! 

In 2012, the EU citizens agenda was launched, allowing one million EU citizens to participate directly in the development of EU policies, by calling on the European Commission to make a legislative proposal. find out more by clicking on the image below:
 

Did you know that...
  • The right to move and reside freely within the territory of the EU Member States is one of the most highly valued rights granted by EU law and it is enshrined in the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union?
 
  • In 2009, an estimated 11.9 million EU citizens were living in another member state than their own. 1.4 million of these were UK citizens living in another EU country.

For advice on all aspects of moving about in the EU (travel, work and retirement, vehicles, education, health, shopping, living abroad and family), click on the image below to visit 'Your Europe'.