Speeches in Parliament

Working to best support our brave Armed Forces veterans:

During questions to the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government, I raised the issue that a lack of knowledge of the Armed Forces Covenant, and of joined-up working in some cases, is one of the key barriers to veterans getting the help that they need - a challenge I have been consc

NHS staffing and the rights of EU citizens in the UK:

Following an earlier completely erroneous question, I made the point that the Government are currently making millions of pounds extra available for the NHS, and that all EU nationals who are currently here are welcome to stay - indeed, the Government’s policy on this is clear.

Emergency Summit on Knife Crime:

During the Emergency Summit on Knife Crime Urgent Question, I asked the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department, that having heard much about the immediate measures that are being taken from the Government and in the media, this summit will focus a little more on longer-ter