It was wonderful to read about the unveiling of a sculpture of Nottinghamshire's first woman MP Florence Paton, on International Women's Day.
It was interesting to note that on International Women's Day, I read a report from the Office of National Statistics, which stated that the gender pay gap still exists.
The surge in knife attacks has shocked and appalled us all and it is time the Government took action to tackle the causes of this awful crime and hand out tougher sentences too.
MARGOT Parker MEP has backed International Women's Day and called for further steps to be made to achieve equality at home and abroad.
We should all be extremely concerned at the latest reports of how the EU is quietly seizing control of members states' finances with its drive towards central taxation.
Margot Parker is also a Catholic MEP, but she is a member of the pro-Brexit UKIP. She takes the opposite view to her fellow Catholic MEP Tannock.
I hope Lincolnshire councillors who are writing to the Prime Minister to raise "serious concerns" over the continued overnight closure of Grantham A&E get some satisfactory answers.
As we approach March 29 and the planned date for Brexit we should look closely at exactly what we are achieving.
Margot Parker MEP interviewed by Sputnik.
It was heartening to read that Rolls-Royce in Derby has landed orders to supply engines to the Emirates airline.