News & Views - November, 2016
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The End of the Jungle Last month saw the destruction by the French Police and Security forces of the so-called ‘Jungle’ in Calais. I always hated that name, used by sections of the British media to suggest that those seeking refuge there were little better than animals. Certainly the residents… Read more
Larium On October 27th I took part in the Westminster Hall debate on the use of the Anti-Malarial drug Larium by the Army. I had been asked to represent the Shadow defence team on this occasion. This is an important issue as the side effects of this drug, which can… Read more
New Surgery Venues I try to select venues for advice surgeries which reflect the needs of constituents. We are seeking to establish a new surgery venue at Waitrose supermarket from the new year. We also have a new venue in Oakwood Library. We made the move from Andrew’s United Reformed… Read more