The Spring Statement

Pauline Latham OBE MP welcomes the Spring Statement by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Phillip Hammond.

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