Westminster News

Bill introduced to commit Government to Net Zero emissions target

As a member of the Environmental Audit Committee I am thrilled that the UK has announced it's plans to achieve Net Zero, the first (hopefully of many) country to do so. Please find below some information about this change. 

What does this mean? 

Matt Hancock's Response

Following my letter to a future leader which asks the Conservative MPs hoping to become Party leader and Prime Minister for their views on climate change I have received a response from the Rt Hon Matt Hancock MP. I have attached his response.

Mark Harper's Response

Following my letter to a future leader which asks the Conservative MPs hoping to become Party leader and Prime Minister for their views on climate change I have received a response from the Rt Hon Mark Harper MP. I have attached his response.

Rory Stewart's Response

Following my letter to a future leader which asks the Conservative MPs hoping to become Party leader and Prime Minister for their views on climate change I have received a response from the Rt Hon Rory Stewart MP. I have attached his response. 

Andrea Leadsom's Response

Following my letter to a future leader which asks the Conservative MPs hoping to become Party leader and Prime Minister for their views on climate change I have received a response from the Rt Hon Andrea Leadsom MP.

My letter to a future leader...

I will be writing the following letter to all Conservative leadership hopefuls to find out what they plan to do to commit to the fight against climate change and man made emissions. I hope to receive responses and be able to publish the content of replies.

Theresa May Resigns

Theresa May's resignation speech in full. 

"Ever since I first stepped through the door behind me as Prime Minister, I was driven to make the United Kingdom a country that works not just for a privileged few but for everyone, and to honour the result of the EU referendum.