Conservatives in Government


Preserving our precious marine life

Under the Conservatives, Britain is taking a global lead in marine conservation - helping to protect ocean territory the size of India.

PM's open letter to EU citizens in the UK

Ahead of EU Council, Theresa May wrote directly to EU citizens in the UK.

As I travel to Brussels today, I know that many people will be looking to us – the leaders of the 28 nations in the European Union – to demonstrate we are putting people first.

We're investing £25 million in 5G technology

We’re investing £25 million in 5G technology because we’re determined to be one of the first countries in the world to use the cutting edge technology. Not only will it mean faster internet speeds on your phones, it’ll improve productivity and connectivity for businesses.

Banning microbeads & exploring a deposit return scheme

Conservatives in government are acting to stop plastic entering our oceans, by banning microbeads and exploring a deposit return scheme for plastic bottles.

I am so proud of what we have done over last few weeks to secure better animal welfare both at home and abroad.

Banning the sale of ivory in the UK

In government the Conservatives are banning the sale of ivory in the UK to help protect the world's elephants and rhinos.

This is an issue lots of constituents have contacted me about and as an animal lover I welcome this fantastic move.

Opt-out system for organ donation

500 lives a year lost because a suitable organ is not available.  The Conservatives in government will look to create an opt-out system for consent – rather than the current opt-in system – that will make it easier people who are willing to be an organ donor to be one, to help increase the number