Westminster News

Extra protection for police and service animals.

The Environment Secretary has recently announced a new bill which will help to better protect police and service animals.

This law will make it a specific offence to attack police or prison officer dogs or police horses, closing a legal loophole.

The Future of Parliament

Today Westminster faces a choice about its future. At first this choice may seem to be the most tedious, naval gazing of decisions for a political class that are all too often accused of being inward looking and insular.

Statement on the EU (Withdrawal) Bill

On Wednesday, I voted for amendment 7 to the EU (Withdrawal) Bill, which ensures that Parliament will get a say on the final deal that we achieve with our European partners.  I understand and appreciate the high level of interest that constituents have in the legislation and would like to set out

Eddisbury MP welcomes England’s best ever reading results

Eddisbury MP Antoinette Sandbach has welcomed yesterday’s announcement that national curriculum reforms have seen the best reading standards in England for over 15 years with thousands more pupils in the constituency benefitting.