Westminster News

Jo Churchill MP supports Baby Loss Awareness Week in Parliament

On Wednesday 12th October, Jo Churchill MP attended a Parliamentary Reception held by the All Party Parliamentary Group for Baby Loss. The event was in support of the annual Baby Loss Awareness Week, this year held from Sunday 9th October- Friday 15th October.

Jo Churchill MP delighted by “swift” Government microbeads ban

Jo Churchill MP has expressed her “delight” with the announcement on Friday 2nd September by the Government to introduce a nationwide ban on the sale of tiny plastics, more commonly known as microbeads, in cosmetic and personal care products by 2017.

Jo Churchill MP welcomes new microbeads ban report

On Wednesday 24th August, the Environmental Audit Committee released its latest report into the study of microbeads and its environmental impact. Microbeads, a form of microplastic, are small plastic particles commonly found in cosmetic products.

Jo Churchill MP: “We must support our universities and students to thrive”

On Tuesday 19th July, Jo Churchill MP spoke in the second reading debate of the Higher Education and Research Bill in the House of Commons. Brought forward by the Minister for Universities and Science, Jo Johnson MP, the Bill intends to introduce a range of measures including: increasing competition and choice within the higher education sector, raising standards and, through universities and higher education, strengthening the UK research and innovation.