Speeches in Parliament

MP champions women in business

Mid Worcestershire MP, Nigel Huddleston, has pledged to be a strong advocate for supporting women in businesses and has used the first Women and Equalities questions in the House of Commons as his opportunity to raise this issue with Government ministers. 

Robin Walker speaks up for faster rail service at PMQs

Worcester’s MP, Robin Walker brought the Worcester Fast Track campaign to the chamber of the House of commons with a question to the Prime Minister, which celebrated the County’s world class performance in recent growth figures but pointed out more progress needs to be made on reducing journey times to get there.

MP quotes Shakespeare in Thornberry van question

Stratford on Avon's Conservative MP Nadhim Zahawi, referred to a picture tweeted by the former shadow attorney general on polling day in Rochester and Strood when he quoted Shakespeare's Richard ll to the Prime Minister at Question Time in the House of Commons.

Nadhim Zahawi MP asks the Prime Minister about a ‘Rigby Rule’ and English Patriotism

Yesterday the Parliamentary Intelligence and Security Committee published its report into the murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby. One of the Committee’s conclusions was that the one piece of information that could have made a difference was an online exchange in December 2012 between Michael Adebowale and an extremist overseas, in which Adebowale expressed his intent to murder a soldier.