Western in Westminster
Out and about
The Prime Minister’s Brexit deal has been voted down by the House of Commons, in the worst defeat ever suffered by a Government. MPs from across the House were united in voting against what is seen to be a disastrous proposal, not just the terms of the Withdrawal Agreement but because there is no detail […]
JLR announcement – my statement
I've just been interviewed by ITV Central News for this evening's programme, regarding the job cuts and transformation plan announced by Jaguar Land Rover this afternoon. Above all my thoughts are with the families and communities that could be impacted...
New Year Westminster diary
FIRSTLY, may I wish everyone a happy and healthy 2019. The year will clearly be an important one for both our community and the country. We are scheduled to leave the EU on March 29. This is fast approaching and...
My views on Brexit
I have always said and continue to believe that seeking to retain the benefits of both the Single Market and the Customs Union in the future is vital to protecting jobs, businesses and the economy. The Prime Minister’s deal does...
Riverside House public meeting and protest
Last week was also a big one for the campaign to stop Warwick District Council’s proposed new offices. The Council finally held a public meeting, something I have been calling for for several months. Around 350 local residents attended, with...