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Giving up plastic for Lent!

From tissues to toothpaste to buying flowers for my daughter-in-law - never has the abundance of one-use plastic become more obvious than during the past week when I have been trying to give it up.

Pauline Latham welcomes funding settlement

On Wednesday 7th February the House of Commons voted to approve the funding settlement for English local authorities that will see a real terms increase in available resources over the next two years and give them access to over £200 billion from 2015 to 2020 to deliver the high-quality services

Pauline welcomes China's ban on Ivory

Pauline Latham OBE MP showed her support for WWF’s campaign to end the illegal wildlife trade by attending a charity event in the Houses of Parliament last week to celebrate China’s ivory ban, which came in to force this month. 

Speaking with Active Citizens

Active Citizens is a social leadership training programme run by the British Council which promotes intercultural dialogue and community-led social development.  The programme intends to bring together people with different beliefs and perspectives to learn from and share with each other.  Partic

Pauline Latham backs the ‘Count Them In’ campaign

Pauline Lathan OBE MP recently met with representatives of The Royal British Legion and David, a veteran, to discuss the Royal British Legion and Poppy Scotland’s ‘Count Them In’ campaign. 

Pauline backs the 'Keep Britain Tidy' Campaign

Pauline Latham OBE MP has expressed her support for the Keep Britain Tidy Campaign and has joined the Tidy Britain APPG.  The APPG will meet to discuss innovative solutions to design out avoidable waste and change behaviour, enabling the public to take part in the national litter reduction projec

Pauline Latham OBE MP host Meet Your MP session in Belper

On Friday 19th January 2018 Pauline Latham OBE MP hosted a 'Meet Your MP' session at the Strutts Community Centre in Belper.

The purpose of the event was to give Mid-Derbyshire constituents an opportunity to hear more about her role as an MP.

William Gilbert Endowed Primary School visit Parliament

Pauline Latham OBE MP was delighted to welcome ‘William Gilbert Endowed Primary School’ from Duffield to Parliament last week.  

The pupils enjoyed a study afternoon at the Houses of Parliament, which included a presentation and a tour of the Palace of Westminster.