Myth 1: The Government cutting school funding
Today we announced our intention to ban the sale of plastic straws, drink stirrers and cotton buds, and called on other Commonwealth countries to join us.
Reporting back on the meeting between West Sussex MPs and the new Education Secretary, Damian Hinds, as promised, continuing the fight to secure additional funding for our schools in West Sussex.
I was happy to support Stephen Kerr MP's Ten Minute Rule Bill on the subject of nuisance phone calls in the House recently.
The Bill seeks to do three things:
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.
Tim Loughton MP (East Worthing & Shoreham) is supporting Bowel Cancer UK and Beating Bowel Cancer’s campaign to help raise awareness of bowel cancer symptoms, as part of Bowel Cancer Awareness Month this April.
Tim Loughton MP for East Worthing & Shoreham met with older people from across the country at an event in Parliament organised by the charity Age UK.
The event focused on older people’s views of social care and is part of Age UK’s campaign for a better social care system.
I wanted to provide an update on three important WASPI topics:
1) WASPI survey
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.
Thank you for those who emailed me regarding the recent announcement about the contract for the new UK passport.