Further to the Oxfordshire Joint Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee's vote on 2nd February 2017, I know that this matter has now been officially referred by the Committee to Secretary of State for Health.
Robert today met with Standlake Parish Council. Robert said, "It was a really good opportunity to discuss the issues that matter on the most local level here in Standlake, and I thank all the councillors for their hard work on behalf of their community."
A call for evidence is launched today seeking views on a possible ban on third party sales, which would mean anyone looking to buy or adopt a dog will either deal directly with the breeder or with one of the nation’s many animal rehousing centres.
Robert Courts has joined Horton campaigners in welcoming the Oxfordshire Joint Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee's decision to refer the closure of Obstetrics at the Horton General to the Secreatry of State.