MP leading automotive group in Parliament responds to industry’s “devastating” figures, calling for Government support

Matt Western, Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Motor Group, has responded to the news that the automotive industry’s production has slumped to the lowest since 1954, according to the industry's trade body, SMMT. The MP for Warwick and Leamington has...

MP calls for an urgent inquiry into Covid-19 deaths locally

Matt Western has described the need for an ’interim and urgent’ investigation into the deaths, particularly in care homes, in Warwickshire as a result of Covid-19.   Speaking in Parliament on Wednesday (22nd July) before the summer recess, the Warwick...

Westminster Diary – 16.07.20

The Chancellor delivered his emergency financial statement last week. Britain should have had a Back to Work Budget, but the announcements fail to face up to the scale of the challenge our country faces. Whilst I welcome the schemes to...

Westminster Diary – 02/07/20

The last couple of weeks have been crucial in beginning to re-start our economy. Earlier this week I participated in the debate on new laws that will allow cafes, pubs and restaurants to offer additional seating outside. I welcome this...