Mike in Parliament

Transport Questions – 22nd October 2020

Yesterday morning I was back at the dispatch box for Transport Questions as Shadow Minister for Aviation, Maritime and Security. You can see text of my question to the Minister below. Brexit talks between the Prime Minister and the maritime sector this week have been poorly received and it is a failure of statecraft that […]

Tier 3 Restrictions – Greater Manchester

Yesterday afternoon I took part in the Opposition Day debate on fair economic support for areas facing additional Covid-19 restrictions. What we have seen in these last couple of weeks has been nothing short of chaos and incompetence by this Government. There’s now widespread fear that Tier 3 is the worst of all worlds: it […]

Covid-19 Update – 15th October 2020

Yesterday I spoke during the Ministerial Statement from the Secretary of State for Health on Covid-19. You can find the Hansard transcript here. As you can see from the clip above, I’m furious on behalf of local residents and businesses who are being told one thing one day with a ‘leak’ then the Government are […]

Blog Update – 8th July 2020

Apologies for the length of this message, it’s one I wanted to send so you can get a flavour of what I’ve been doing lately; We have, as an office, been so busy across the board with increased numbers of emails about housing, healthcare, welfare and immigration and the like but in this post I’m […]