Westminster News

Share a Million Stories for World Book Day

I am supporting World Book Day’s national ‘Share a Story’ campaign, calling on parents and carers to read with their children for ten minutes a day.

Supporting people with rare diseases

Today I attended an event in Parliament hosted by Genetic Alliance UK to show my support for people living with rare diseases.

Improving at-home care for patients

Today I signed a campaign pledge at an event at the House of Commons to enhance community rehabilitation across the UK.

Calling for an end to the exploitation of cocoa’s invisible women

Today I joined fellow Members of Parliament and Peers with the Fairtrade Foundation in calling for urgent action to end the exploitation of women cocoa farmers at a reception to mark the start of Fairtrade Fortnight in Parliament on 26th February.

Supporting the fight against liver disease

The British Liver Trust held an event in Parliament today, which I was glad to attend, to highlight liver disease and its impact on Carshalton and Wallington.