Westminster News

Why I Cannot Support the EU Withdrawal Agreement in its Current Form

UPDATE: I produced the below analysis over the course of the weekend as I prepared to speak in today’s debate on the Withdrawal Agreement, ahead of tomorrow’s vote.  However, earlier today, the Government took the decision to delay tomorrow’s vote and therefore cancel the debate in which I intend

Robert Presses Health Minister on New Cancer Strategy

Robert said: "I welcome the Government's important ambition to improve cancer survival rates through a new strategy to ensure three-quarters of cancer patients are diagnosed early. For this ambitious target to be met, it is vital that the NHS has the cancer specialists and experts it needs."

Robert Joins Lily Cole in Calling for Increased Climate Ambition

Robert has joined super-model and campaigner Lily Cole at a Parliamentary reception calling for increased ambition to tackle climate change.

Robert has added his name to a cross-party letter calling on the Prime Minister to back a UK net zero emissions target before 2050.

Robert Speaks in RAF 100 Debate

Robert spoke in the House of Commons debate to mark the 100 year anniversary of the Royal Air Force, championing the importance of RAF Brize Norton and paying tribute to all those who have served and continue to serve in the RAF.