Phil Hogan questioned by Carthy and Flanagan at EU parliament hearing

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EU Commissioner in waiting Phil Hogan is appearing before the European Parliament Agriculture Committee.

He's facing some tough questions, not least from two of the three Midlands North West MEPs on the committee, Independent Luke Ming Flanagan and Sinn Fein's Matt Carthy.

Here are two of the exchanges during this morning's hearing, first, with Matt Carthy.....

And this one with Luke 'Ming' Flanagan.......