Conservatives in Government


UK Aid Match and SoccerAid for Unicef

Have you heard about the Soccer Aid Playground Challenge?

On Friday 8 June, thousands of pupils in playgrounds across the UK will kick, bounce or carry a ball around an obstacle course they’ve designed themselves.

Deposit return scheme in fight against plastic

A deposit return scheme to increase recycling rates and slash the amount of waste polluting our land and seas will be introduced subject to consultation later this year, it was confirmed today.

The Blue Belt Charter - #BackTheBlueBelt

I am delighted that in 2016 23 new Marine Conservation Zones were announced, bringing the number in English waters to 50. They cover an area roughly equivalent to the whole of Wales, in addition to 248 other marine protected areas that exist in the UK.

Free School Meals

Labour are saying that we are taking Free School Meals away from a million children, this is just not true.

£220m to support the mental health of our troops

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has pledged to increase funding for Armed Forces mental health services to £220-million over the next decade and launched the new 24/7 Military Mental Health Helpline so that all our courageous troops and their families know there is somewhere to turn in times o

Plastic whale outside Parliament!

Today I signed a pledge to #PassOnPlastic with Sky Ocean Rescue – a commitment to reduce single-use plastic consumption.

Animal Welfare Bill: Animal Sentience

I am delighted with the work Conservatives in government are doing to improve animal welfare. We are going FURTHER than EU law on animal welfare.

25 Year Environment Plan to eliminate all avoidable plastic waste

Launching the 25 Year Environment Plan, the Prime Minister has set out the government’s determination to leave our environment in a better state than we found it.

She has outlined steps for a cleaner, greener Britain – with avoidable plastic waste eliminated by the end of 2042.