Information Age: EU Data Protection

Thursday, 18 July, 2013 - 23:00

Chris Grayling has claimed that EU data protection plans will cost British Jobs. In response to Grayling's comments, Pirate Party UK leader Loz Kaye said that UK government's policy on data protection is being shaped by its attititude towards Europe.

"Once again we can see how the government's continuing political difficulties on the issue of the EU is leading to them letting UK citizens down," Kaye said. "It's vital that we positively engage to protect British people's information and rights over how it is used.