Westminster News

UK Internal Market Bill

I voted in full support of the UK Internal Market Bill in the House of Commons this week. It is a very important Bill that will protect the integrity of the Union that is the United Kingdom and ensure the preservation of the peace in Northern Ireland.

MP's Herald Column: September

As we move into Autumn, much of our thinking now is focused on the education of our young people. As schools have returned and as colleges and universities gear up to return in the coming weeks, we are gradually getting back to some ‘normality’ in terms of education.

MP's Herald Column: August

Readers may know that I am a veterinary surgeon by background, and I believe I may be the first vet to be elected to the House of Commons since 1884, when Sir Frederick Fitzwygram was elected as the Member of Parliament for Hampshire South.

MP's Herald Column: July

It is great to be able to contribute to our fantastic local newspaper in this new column. I am so pleased that the paper was put on a sure footing by its new owners after the uncertainty earlier this year.