I hold puppy smuggling debate

I have called another parliamentary debate on puppy smuggling, due to take place on Tuesday, 2nd April. I previously held a debate on this issue in 2017 and I have long been an active campaigner in Westminster on issues relating to animal welfare.

Comment following indicative votes

On 27th March 2019 I participated in the first round of indicative votes on Brexit. In a constitutional first, backbench MPs took control of parliamentary business and voted on a series of options for how the UK could proceed with Brexit.

Statement on calls to revoke Article 50

Brexit is an issue which people continue to have very strong views on and it is, unfortunately, an issue which continues to divide the country.

Seasonal Workers pilot

I welcome the news that operation of the ‘Seasonal Workers Pilot’ has commenced.

The Great British Spring Clean in Evesham

On Saturday, I joined 40 other local residents from the Evesham Anti Litter Group to help with The Great British Spring Clean and was thrilled to hear this was the biggest turn-out they've had with people wanting to get involved to #KeepBritainTidy.

Question on A46 investment

Today during Oral Questions to the Department for Transport, I asked Minister Jesse Norman about the Department's plans for further investment in the A46 and how it is working with Midlands Connect to unlock the corridor's potential. 

Boost Your Broadband campaign

I recently joined Ofcom at an event about its ongoing campaign which could help constituents get faster broadband, for the same or less money than they pay now.

New Delay Repay Scheme for GWR

I welcome the announcement that Great Western Railway will be introducing a Delay Repay scheme for passengers.  This long-awaited improvement to GWR’s compensation scheme is due to launch on 1st April 2019 and means that customers with single, return or weekly tickets will be able to claim compen