Westminster News

Mid Derbyshire MP supports Baby Loss Awareness Week

This week (9th – 15th October) is Baby Loss Awareness Week. Pauline Latham OBE MP attended a drop-in session in Parliament held by the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Baby Loss.  This event was held to help raise awareness of pregnancy and baby loss internationally. 

Pauline Latham Raises Oakwood Travellers’ Damage in Parliament

Mid Derbyshire MP Pauline Latham brought up the issue of the soiling of green spaces in Oakwood by Travellers on Monday 17th July in Parliament, in a bid to try and draw attention to the damage done and prevent further such instances occurring.  

Mid Derbyshire MP Commemorates WWI Dead from Belper

Pauline Latham, Mid Derbyshire MP, commemorated those from Belper who gave their lives for their country on 13th July during a debate in Parliament commemorating Passchendaele, the third battle of Ypres, during WWI.

Dissolution of Parliament

From 00:01 on Wednesday 3rd April 2017, Parliament will be dissolved ahead of the forthcoming general election on June 8th. Between this period, there will not be any MPs and Parliament does not actually exist.

Pauline Latham presses Government to act over Ban on Ivory Trade

Mid Derbyshire MP Pauline Latham has again called on the Government to step up its efforts towards a ban on ivory sales in the UK.

In the parliamentary session for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs questions on Friday, April 21, Pauline pressed junior minister Thérèse Coffey MP.

Film the House Competition

There is a great opportunity for constituents to enter a prestigious Parliamentary-situated film and script-writing competition for student and independent filmmakers based in the UK.

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.