An MEP will take a jump in a river and calls on other politicians to join him. Alyn Smith is taking part in an extreme river challenge to raise money for Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team.Read more
After long and complex negotiations, the European Parliament and Council have today reached an agreement on Horizon 2020, the EU's Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, 2014-2020.Read more
SNP MEP Alyn Smith to address Scotland Goes Global 'Investing in Scotland's Future - Developing Global Graduates for a Global Economy' conference.Read more
SNP politicians Alyn Smith MEP and local MSP Bill Kidd have praised the excellent work done by The Prince's Trust at Anniesland College.
Alyn Smith, SNP Member of the European Parliament, visited Queen Margaret University this week to discuss future EU funding opportunities, primarily through a programme called ‘Horizon 2020’ which will run from January next year.Read more
The SNP have selected their candidates to fight next year’s European election which is set to take place just a few short months before the Independence referendum.Read more
Linda Fabiani, MSP for East Kilbride, welcomed Member of the European Parliament, Alyn Smith, back to the town last week. Alyn used his time in East Kilbride to visit the Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre to discuss European funding and to hear of their ongoing work as well as recent projects such as the carbon dating of bone from the exhumed Richard III of England.Read more
SNP MEP Alyn Smith is urging Scots to grab the opportunity on offer to shape the future of Europe’s research funding. The European Commission has opened applications for a body of experts to guide Horizon 2020, the European Union's future funding programme for research and innovation.Read more