For three years I have worked with like-minded colleagues in Parliament to faithfully follow the clear instructions given to us by the majority of the British people. I have voted against the Prime Minister’s Withdrawal Agreement twice. I voted against taking No Deal off the table and I voted against extending article 50 and changing [...]
We live in the best country in the world. A country where you can petition your parliament. I respect all those who want to revoke Article 50 and have signed the petition. I hope they will show me the same respect for keeping my promises to my constituents.
More good economic news! The number of employed people in the UK has risen again, to a new record number of 32.7 million people between November and January, figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show. The 76.1% employment rate is the highest since records began in 1971. Unemployment fell by 35,000 to 1.34 [...]
In 2015, I was elected on the Conservative Manifesto which promised to deliver a referendum on our future relationship with the European Union. In 2016, I joined 544 other MPs in the division lobbies to vote to legislate for that referendum. I then voted with 498 MPs to trigger Article 50 and for the Withdrawal [...]
On average 5 babies die suddenly and unexpectedly, every week in the UK and no cause will be found. This is known as Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Increased awareness of safer sleep practices has led to a significant reduction in the number of deaths and rates have fallen by 80% since the 1991 Back [...]