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Soho Residents' Update

As the balmy days of what seemed like one of our hottest summer recesses in recent years fades into memory, Parliament is again in session and gearing up for what will be a crucial few months in the Brexit saga.

Access to Cannabis-Derived Medical Products

In March, I was contacted by a longstanding constituent with whom I have been in correspondence over the years on a range of both local and national issues. What we discussed this time, however, was something far more personal and of an importance unlike anything previous. 

Westminster City Council Highways Maintenance 2019/20

Westminster City Council is developing its maintenance plan for roads, pavements, drains and street lights for 2019/20. If your local area is in need of upgrades or repairs they want to hear from you.

Ministerial Update August 2018

As Parliament rises for the Summer Recess, I would like to take this opportunity to provide a brief overview of some of my recent work and overseas visits I have undertaken in my role as Minister for Asia and the Pacific at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

Update on the Windrush Compensation Scheme

Following the coming to light of the Home Offices' severe mishandling of the immigration statuses of a number of Windrush migrants and, it must be said, others, the Head of MP Engagement at UK Visas and Immigration recently offered the below information on the compensation scheme which is soon to

Heathrow Expansion

Once again the House sits to consider airport expansion in the south-east, a matter which has been kicked into the long grass by successive governments of all colours for close to half a century.

Clean Air Day and the Fight Against Air Pollution

Despite World Cup fervour gripping the country, I am sure it will not have escaped your attention that today is Clean Air Day! To mark the occasion, I thought I would share some recent thoughts on a subject very close the hearts of many residents and one which I am regularly asked about.