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Herald Column: June 13

So, the Conservative Party leadership race finally kicked off formally this week, although to many it seems to have been going on for months already!

Carers Week 2019

I pledged my support to unpaid carers across East Worthing and Shoreham as part of Carers Week 2019, running from 10-16 June.

Weekly look ahead: 11th June

A rundown on the leadership race, a meeting with Extinction Rebellion and the Worthing Children's Parade all feature in my weekly video.

Summer Reading Challenge

I’m supporting a campaign run by charity The Reading Agency to encourage all primary school children to take part in this year’s Summer Reading Challenge. The Challenge launches across England and Wales on Saturday 13 July (although regional variations may apply).

Herald Column: June 6

No, I still haven’t thrown my hat in the ring for the Conservative Party leadership though the Westminster hat seller must be running rather low on stocks as the tally of contenders reaches 13 at the time of writing and nominations don’t actually close until Monday.

Weekly look ahead: 4th June

In a week dominated by the Trump visit and the leadership race - my weekly video, where I discuss boat blessings, Shoreham Fort, climate change petitions and more.

COP 26 Climate Change Conference 2020 Petition

Climate change is a serious and pressing concern. I know that many East Worthing and Shoreham residents care deeply about our environment. The UK has a leading role to play in tackling climate change. However, this also needs urgent attention from the Governments of the world.

Herald Column: May 30

So not a lot to report from Parliament in the last week then – just a Prime Ministerial resignation and a cataclysmic result for the main parties in the European elections that nobody really wanted to take place.

Weekly look ahead: 28th May

From a dark Chapel of St Mary Undercroft beneath Westminster Hall, my weekly video. This week, I talk about the European elections, a climate change petition, the leadership race (I'm not running), and more.

UNICEF Great Big Kickabout

On Monday 20th May, I attended an afternoon reception at the Houses of Parliament to learn more about Soccer Aid for Unicef and the Great Big Kickabout.