P307 Teletext 307 Dec10 20:52:00         ————————————————————————————  PLANS FOR EU MEMBERSHIP   Six former communist countries were set firmly on the road to full economic integration with the EU on Saturday but told not to expect too much too soon. Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Bulgaria and Romania, are all eager to consolidate their links with the union. An EU summit in Essen, Germany, backed plans for the countries to join. ——————————————————————————————————1/2—— News headlines 300 News latest 302 gHAT'S THE LOCAL TRAFFIC LIKE? p193 Next page Headlines Regional TV Plus
P307 Teletext 307 Dec10 20:50:10         ————————————————————————————  EU PLEDGES CASH TO COUNTRIES   The EU has pledged a minimum of $6.6m over five years to help six former communist states to close the economic gap with the European Union. Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Bulgaria and Romania, are all eager to consolidate their links. Several of the nations hope to be members of the European Union by the end of the century. ——————————————————————————————————2/2—— News headlines 300 News latest 302 WHAT'S ON AT THE CINEMA? p610 C4 Next page Headlines Regional TV Plus