Food Waste on Farms

I appreciate your concern about this issue. Preventing food waste at all stages in the supply chain is an important objective for the Government, which it is working on alongside the Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP) and the food industry.

Food Waste Campaign

Thank you for contacting me about food waste. Preventing food waste is an objective the Government is working on, together with WRAP, food retailers and industry.  I am pleased that Parliament had the opportunity to discuss the issue recently in a Westminster Hall debate.

Student Finance

Thank you for contacting me about student finance.with the potential to benefit from a degree should be able to do so. I understand that there are questions about recent changes and would be happy to clarify a few things.

Work Support and Mental Health

Thank you for contacting me about back to work support and mental health. As an established champion of mental health issues, Mind raises a number of important issues about how we can best support those with mental health difficulties in the workplace.