The Environment Bill

I am pleased that the Bill will ensure the environment is at the heart of all policy making and that this and future governments are held to account if they fail to uphold their environmental duties.

Protection of the Oceans

I have received a lot of emails about the protection of our Oceans, and would like to highlight what this Government is doing to conserve our marine environment. Oceans are currently facing unprecedented challenges, including climate change and over-fishing.

Lucy raises concerns about patient safety scandals

On Tuesday, the government issued a statement about the Paterson Inquiry, where a rogue surgeon was found to have initiated thousands of unnecessary surgical procedures on patients and was allowed to practice unchecked for years.