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Reports into Investigatory Powers

Mark Field (Cities of London and Westminster) (Con): It would be remiss of me not first to apologise to you, Mr Speaker, and to the Home Secretary for my absence for the earliest part of this debate; I had a long-standing constituency engagement—an occupational hazard of representing a central Lo

Parliament Dissolved for the General Election

This website was established when I was the Member of Parliament (MP) for the Cities of London & Westminster. As Parliament has now been dissolved there are no MPs until after the General Election on 7 May 2015.

Superfast Broadband Coverage in Central London

The release last week of the seat by seat breakdown of superfast broadband connectivity underlined the extent of the problem we face in central London. With a coverage level of just 31% my constituency has by far the lowest superfast broadband connectivity in the whole of the UK.

Never Such Innocence & Marylebone Boys School Launch

Today Mark officially opened the brand new Marylebone Boys School and helped launch the poetry and art competition of Never Such Innocence, a charity dedicated to educating young people about the First World War.

Mark turns postie for day in Westminster

Mark experienced what is involved in delivering the post when he joined local postman Gary Watson on his delivery round in Westminster this morning.

United community campaign saves Lupus Street Post Office!

Great news for residents of South Pimlico! The Post Office have overturned their decision to close the Crown Post Office on Lupus Street following a strong community campaign led by Mark alongside Westminster City Council and local activists.

Short Lets

New measures are to be introduced in the Deregulation Bill to end rules from the 1970s preventing London residents from renting out their own homes on a short-term basis to visitors.

Finance Bill

Mark Field (Cities of London and Westminster, Conservative)

Pedicab Update

I have enormous sympathy with residents in the West End and beyond who detest the noise and disruption caused by unlicensed pedicabs.