Dutch MEP Annie Schreijer-Pierik on Thursday (13 July) welcomed her 2500nd participant of a group visit, only since her election 3 years ago. This comes down to a full bus almost every Brussels session of the parliament.

"This is most likely to be record for the current Members of Parliament", stated Mr Rolf Falter, Visits administrator of the institution.

The European Parliament welcomes over 600.000 visitors per year. "This seems much, but the US Congress welcomes about 2,5 million visit...

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