"Give us the internet we need"

I appreciate how important broadband is to both individuals and businesses. Reliable, fast broadband is now seen as the norm, not a nice-to-have. It underpins economic growth and allows homes to function in a digital age.

Dog meat trade in South Asia

Thank you for contacting me about the dog meat trade in East and Southeast Asia, which was debated in the House of Commons last year.

Hunting Act vote

I appreciate the strong feelings many people have on this issue and I share your concern for ensuring the welfare of animals.

Sports Direct and Zero Hours Contract

It is important workers get a fair deal. While not suitable for everyone, I know that some employees benefit from these types of contracts, as they offer a greater degree of flexibility.

Controlling the spread of bovine TB.

Bovine TB is the greatest animal health threat to the UK and causes devastation and distress for farmers and rural communities across the country. Dealing with it is costing taxpayers £100 million each year.

Rail Fares

Thank you for contacting me about rail fares.

Buzzard Control License

Thank you for contacting me about the licence issued by Natural England for the control of a small number of buzzards.

NHS Funding

Thank you for contacting me about future NHS funding.