Westminster News

Westminster Hall Debate on Defence Capability

On Thursday, Jack spoke in a Westminster Hall debate where he stressed the importance of adequate funding in ensuring that we maintain our defence capability as a free, independent, sovereign nation.

Fair Tax on Flying Campaign

On Wednesday, Jack met with representatives from the Fair Tax on Flying campaign to push for a cut in Air Passenger Duty (APD) in the Autumn Statement.

General Debate on Gypsy, Travellers and Local Communities

On Monday, Jack spoke in a General Debate about gypsies and travellers where he shared his thoughts on how he believes failings in provision, enforcement & oversight intensified the incidents that occurred at Forty Acres in Stoke Gifford and The Tumps in Patchway over summer

NFU's Back British Farming Reception

Jack has recognised the vital role that South West farmers are contributing to the economy, the countryside and food production as hepledged to Back British Farming at an event in Westminster. 

22Q11 Syndrome All Party Parliamentary Group AGM

In September, Jack handed over the chairmanship of the All Party Parliamentary Group for 22q11 syndrome to David Duguid MP after nearly three years leading the APPG from its inception.

Holocaust Memorial Day 2018 Launch Reception

Jack listened to Dr Martin Stern who survived the Holocaust as a child and met Laura Marks OBE, Chair of the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust, at the launch event in Parliament for Holocaust Memorial Day 2018.