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Tim Loughton wears it pink for breast cancer fundraiser

Tim Loughton MP (East Worthing & Shoreham), has dressed in pink to lend his support to Breast Cancer Now’s flagship fundraiser, wear it pink, which will see thousands of people across the UK adding a splash of pink to their outfits on Friday 20 October and raise vital funds for breast cancer

The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill: Great Repeal Bill

The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill, more commonly known as the Great Repeal Bill, is a Bill to repeal the European Communities Act 1972 and place all EU law brought in over the past 44 years into domestic UK law.

Herald column 7th September 2017

Parliament returns this week after the summer recess and hopefully that marks the end of the ‘Silly Season’ as well. Clearly I didn’t missing anything when I took a family holiday in France at the end of August.

Meeting with Equal Civil Partnership

This week I met representatives from Equal Civil Partnership to discuss my Private Members Bill that will create equal civil partnerships and correct the current inequality within the law that prevents heterosexual couples from entering into civil partnerships.

WASPI Bill

Delighted to have handed in cross-party #Waspi APPG Bill with colleagues yesterday. The Bill is being presented today. The fight continues #NotGoingAway. The Bill is what is known as a Presentation Bill and can be tabled at any time by a MP.

Child Sexual Exploitation - Prime Minister Questions

As Home Secretary, the Prime Minister was one of the first to appreciate the alarming extent of child sexual exploitation. She responded to calls from many, including from me when I was Children's Minister, to set up the historic abuse inquiry.

Brexit Position Paper 10: The exchange and protection of personal data

As the UK and the EU build a new, deep and special partnership, it is essential that we agree a UK-EU model for protecting and exchanging personal data which allows free flows of data to continue between the EU and UK, and provides for ongoing regulatory cooperation and certainty for businesses a