The Rights of the Windrush Generation

This week, the Home Secretary released an unequivocal statement on the right of the Windrush generation to remain here in the UK.

Syria Vote

Yesterday, the House voted in favour of military action in Syria following the chemical weapons attack that took place in Douma on 7 April. This was a barbaric attack, costing the lives of up to 75 people, including young children, with as many as 500 further casualties.

One year until the UK’s departure from the European Union

As we are now only 365 days away from the UK’s departure from the European Union and as negotiations between both sides continue apace, I was minded to recall an article I wrote for the Daily Telegraph one year ago in which I contemplated the potential direction of travel during the course of neg

The Opportunities are Endless for UK Firms that Head Down Under

Mark wrote the below piece which featured in yesterday’s City AM following his recent visit to Australia and New Zealand on behalf of the Government. You can find the piece on City AM’s website by clicking here or you can find it pasted below.


Ministerial Update February/March 2018

I thought I may take this opportunity to highlight some of my recent work and visits I have undertaken in my role as Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office for Asia and the Pacific during February and this early part of March.