Western in Westminster
Out and about
Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) public meeting
Parents from across Warwickshire have gathered in Leamington to discuss what many are calling a “national crisis” in funding for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). The public meeting at the town hall was part of a campaign for more funding and support for SEND children and preceded a rally, which will take place in […]
Clublands community building tenancies
Last Friday Matt Western, MP for Warwick and Leamington, met with representatives from the Ahmadiyya mosque, Royal Leamington Spa Canoe Club (RLSCC) and Leamington LAMP to discuss the long-term future of their venues, and others including the St. Patrick’s Club, located...
Westminster diary – 28.02.19
Like many in Parliament, I have completely lost faith in the Prime Minister’s handling of the Brexit negotiations and her failure to try and bring this country back together. Her priority appears to be maintaining her Party while all the...
10 minute bus hours rule bill
On Wednesday 13th February Matt Western, MP for Warwick and Leamington, introduced a Parliamentary Bill that seeks to limit the driving hours worked by bus drivers on local routes, to prevent bus crashes caused through driver fatigue. The Bill has...
Westminster diary – 14.02.19
On Wednesday I presented a Bill that seeks to limit the driving hours worked by bus drivers on local routes. If implemented, I hope it will go some way to preventing a repeat of the Coventry bus crash in 2015...