European News

Leaving the EU Update  - 17th May 2019

It now seems clear that there will be no cross-party agreement with Labour on leaving the EU. The Government intends to put the Withdrawal Agreement back to Parliament in early June.

EU Withdrawal Update - 2nd May 2019

I regret that I cannot bring you a meaningful update because, like you, I am waiting for talks to conclude between the Government and representatives from the Leader of the Opposition.

EU Withdrawal Update

This latest EU update comes after the Prime Minister’s announcement that she will step down and my belief that if Parliament cannot deliver what we promised, then, with enormous disappointment, we need to look for another solution.

Watch: BBC Newsnight Interview

Following the second round of indicative votes last night, I was invited on to BBC Newsnight to discuss why I voted for a confirmatory public vote. 

Watch the interview below (Credit: BBC): 

Watch: Speech on Indicative Votes

Yesterday, in a second round of indicative votes I set out my reasons for voting for the Kyle-Wilson amendment, which would involve putting the Prime Minister's Withdrawal Agreement to a public vote.

Update on EU Withdrawal 27 March 2019

I am receiving a lot of correspondence from constituents on the UK's withdrawal from the EU on which the outcome is yet to be determined. I have therefore written this update with an invite to my constituents to a public meeting to come and hear more and have your say. 

European Union Withdrawal Update February 28th 2019

Over the past few weeks I have received a large volume of correspondence from constituents expressing various views on Brexit and how they wish for me, as their local MP, to represent them in the House of Commons.

European Union Withdrawal Update February 2019

Over the past few weeks I have received a large volume of correspondence from constituents expressing various views on Brexit and how they wish for me, as their local MP, to represent them in the House of Commons.