Westminster News

Baby Loss Awareness Week 2018

For too long baby loss has been a taboo subject but bereaved parents should not have to suffer in silence.

Pledge to back a law to end unsafe pavement parking

I spoke with the charity Guide Dogs at the Conservative Party conference about the challenges pavement parked cars create for blind and partially sighted people, who may have to risk their safety by walking into the road just to get by.

Alzheimer's Society stand: Party Conference

For all those constituents who urged me to visit the Alzheimer's Society stand and Party Conference: this ones for you! They do great work in Worthing and yet again supported our recent Pensioners Fair. 

Trip to Tibet

One of my Parliamentary roles that is perhaps less directly relevant to the East Worthing & Shoreham constituency is as co-chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Tibet.

Schools funding update

We all know that schools in West Sussex receive less funding than other areas in the country, which has resulted in school budgets being strained and savings having to be found. 

Showing my support for British farming

I was delighted to be able to show my support for British farming at Back British Farming Day in Westminster this week, recognising the crucial role farmers play in producing food and caring for the countryside.