On Wednesday 10th October I hosted a ‘Taste of Derbyshire’ event in Parliament. I was supported by a number of my fellow Derbyshire MP’s including Lee Rowley, Nigel Mills, Ruth George and Toby Perkins.
Last week Pauline Latham attended an event in Parliament which was to raise awareness of stem cell donations, especially for those from Asian or other ethnic minority backgrounds, who can find it particularly difficult to find matches.
Pauline Latham supports the new Plastic Bill which is to be presented by Geraint Davies MP. The aim of the bill is to ensure that all plastic is recyclable by 2025. The Bill also endevours to make producers pay for the cost of recycling.
Pauline Latham OBE MP, who is a long time campaigner against the Ivory trade, welcomes the Ivory Bill, which is to be introduced to Parliament today. This legislation will be the toughest in Europe and indeed one of the toughest in the world.
Pauline Latham is delighted with the Government’s announcement that they will be introducing a deposit return scheme for single use bottles, subject to consultation later this year. Pauline has been campaigning on this issue for some time.