Campaigns

Local housing allowance rates

It is my view that housing allowance rates are of great help to many people in our country and I know that out government is committed to building a secure long-term funding framework for the sector and encouraging further development in the sector.

Lung disease

At the moment, there are no plans to set up a taskforce on lung health. However, NHS England has been instructed by the Government to reduce the number of avoidable deaths by 2020, which includes deaths caused by lung disease.

Protecting bees from neonicotinoids

The Animal Welfare Act 2006 is still in effect and ensure a robust legal framework to tackle animal cruelty, by making it an offence to cause unnecessary suffering to animals.
 

United against terror

The recent attacks in London and Manchester were deeply shocking and tragic events that have, once again, put us in alert of the current state of the world.

Helping save the lives of people with blood cancer

I am pleased to inform you that NHS England recently confirmed that three new specialised treatments will be made available for patients in England. These include second stem cell transplants for blood cancer patients who have relapsed.

My maiden speech

Andrew Lewer MBE MP

Maiden Speech

Word count: 923 words = 7.1 minutes

 

Thank you [relevant speakers]………………..………………………………………..and may I thank [previous speaker]…………………………… for his speech, heartfelt but obviously rather different than mine.