Westminster diary – 01.08.19

On Sunday I’ll be fundraising for Myton Hospice in a 50km cycle ride. If you’re able to sponsor me I’d really appreciate it. Please donate online at justgiving.com/fundraising/matt-western17 Elsewhere, Boris Johnson is now Prime Minister. There is widespread concern about...

Westminster diary – 20.07.19

THIS week marks the end of the academic year for most of our schools. I’ve spoken several times recently in the commons on the topic of education cuts. I questioned the prime minister about 18-year-old constituent Sian and her fellow...

Westminster diary – 06.07.19

LAST Saturday was Armed Forces Day and I was pleased to be able to attend the event held at St John’s Museum in Warwick. A good number of stalls featured including those for the cadets and Royal Logistics Corps based...

Westminster diary – 20.06.19

Parliament is currently paralysed by the Conservative Party leadership contest determining the next Prime Minister. It is not an edifying spectacle nor is it helping us address pressing challenges. The candidates appear to be engaged in a race to the...