Yesterday I requested an update from the Foreign Secretary about what actions the government is taking in Yemen, and what is being done to stop the repeated Houthi attacks on civilians in Saudi Arabia.
The unanimous decision by all eleven judges on the Supreme Court is unprecedented. The highest court in our country has ruled that the Prorogation of Parliament by Prime Minister Boris Johnson was “unlawful, void and… Read More »Congratulations to the Supreme Court
In light of a number of messages I have received on this subject I feel it is necessary to provide the following statement: I would like to start by highlighting that planning issues are the… Read More »My Statement on the Potential Development of Goodmayes Tesco
The recent events in Kashmir are of great concern. They pose a risk of further inflaming the already tense relationship between two nuclear armed neighbouring states and also increasing tensions between Hindu and Muslim communities… Read More »My Statement on the Ongoing Situation in Kashmir
In light of the ongoing protests in Hong Kong, I would like to highlight my comments in Parliament on the situation from June. I urge the government to make clear to China that they must… Read More »My Comments on the Ongoing Situation in Hong Kong
We all want our children to grow up into happy and well-rounded individuals who know how to deal with the challenges of the modern world. The world has changed a lot in the 19 years… Read More »My Statement on Relationship Education in Schools
I am supporting amendments supported by MPs from across parliament designed to ensure that the UK upholds our international human rights obligations in relation to abortion. 1,053 women and girls travelled from Northern Ireland to… Read More »My Statement on the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation and Exercise of Functions) Bill
There has been some speculation about how long Kim Darroch will remain in his post. Given his excellent record, and the fact that he is clearly talking truth, regardless of the possible implications for the… Read More »My Comments on British Ambassador to the United States Sir Kim Darroch