Terrorism at Westminster - A Response

The British flag rightly flies at half-mast today in Parliament to commemorate the injured and the dead – as well as their poor friends and family – after yesterday’s senseless, depraved violence.

Mid Derbyshire MP welcomes Asterdale Primary School to Parliament

Pauline Latham OBE MP (Mid Derbyshire) welcomed Year 6 students from Asterdale Primary School to the Parliamentary Education Centre at Westminster on 16th March 2017, where she explained a bit about her job as an MP and answered a variety of imaginative questions.

Holocaust Memorial Designs - Submit Your Feedback

Ten great designs vying to be selected for the National Holocaust Memorial. If you can't make it to Parliament to see them in person then you can submit your feedback (which will contribute to deciding the eventual winner) here. 

Clarification regarding speech on 'Unaccompanied children in Greece and Italy'

Yesterday, during a speech in the chamber about refugees from Syria in Greece and Italy, I defended our Government – which has spent over £2.3 billion in the region to help the refugees fleeing from Syria.  The Government made that decision because they believe that those refugees are safer and h

Pauline Latham Supports Local Upcoming Arts Festival

If you have nothing planned for the 17 June then consider checking out the Furthest From the Sea Festival 17, taking place from 11:00 - 16:00 at Derby Market Place. 

There will be music, dance, art, comedy, spoken word, and lots more. Hopefully it will be a great event! 

Kings Cross Regeneration

Today I visisted a major regeneration, and got to see how Kings Cross have done it. I think there are lessons to be learnt here by others about how to have mixed use regeneration with a great overall design.

Mid Derbyshire MP gives speech in support of Homelessness Bill

Today Pauline Latham OBE, MP for Mid Derbyshire, gave a speech in the House of Commons expressing her support for the Homelessness Reduction Bill which was being debated: a new piece of legislation which aims to reduce the number of people who are homeless and give greater support to those who ar