Westminster News

Cancer Patient Travel Times

Yesterday, in a Westminster Hall debate about travel times for cancer patients, I highlighted the fantastic work of CLIC Sargent who assist families and young cancer patients in our area.

Samaritan's Christmas Pledge

This week I joined my parliamentary colleagues in signing the Samaritan’s Christmas Pledge to support suicide prevention in 2018.

Energy Switch Guarantee

I recently attended an event in Parliament hosted by the Energy Switch Guarantee where Which Switch? demonstrated how companies are making it simpler to switch energy supplier to help save the consumer money.

Manufacturing NI at NI Committee

This morning, Jonathan McAlpin, Stephen Kelly and Richard Hogg of Manufacturing NI appeared before the Northern Ireland Select Committee to dicuss Bombardier, one of Northern Ireland’s largest employers.

Bristol Airport Expansion

This week I met Janis Kong from Bristol Airport to discuss their exciting plans to expand capacity and deliver more jobs and investment for our region.

Fair Fuel UK

Yesterday, I joined motoring journalist Quentin Wilson and Fair Fuel UK campaigners in Parliament to urge the Government to cut the fuel duty in the upcoming Autumn budget.

Worshipful Company of Glovers of London

Jack welcomed the Worshipful Company of Glovers of London and their exhibition on High Performance Handwear to Parliament this week to discuss how their trade has adapted over their nearly seven hundred year history and what opportunities they foresee for post Brexit trade.

Scrap NHS England Car Parking Charges

Today I am supporting Robert Halfon’s Ten Minute Rule Motion to abolish hospital car parking charges for patients, visitors and staff.

Love Your Firefighters Reception

Jack met firefighters in Westminster last night to recognise and celebrate the invaluable work firefighters do keeping our communities safe. 

‘Love Your Firefighters’, hosted by the Fire Brigades Union (FBU), was attended by more than 60 MPs, who met firefighters and union officials.