Prime Minister Needs To Match Her Rhetoric On Climate Change

Jo Stevens MP secured a Westminster Hall debate on Wales and the Queen's speech. I took the opportunity to raise the issue of the tidal lagoon and when we are going to get the go-ahead from the Government. Continue reading

Steel Of UK Origin

  I tabled a written parliamentary question to the Ministry of Defence asking them about introducing a certificate of origin on steel used in construction, a call that was made in the Steel 2020 report. You can read their response below. Continue reading

Steel In Type 26 Frigates

I tabled questions to the Ministry of Defence on the steel that they are using to build the Type-26 frigates and below is the response that I received: Continue reading

Questions To The Ministry Of Justice On The Proposed Prison For Port Talbot

Following the General Election I tabled a series of questions to the Ministry of Justice on their proposals to build a prison on land in the Baglan Industrial Park, these included the criteria for choosing the land, the process for determining the category of prisoner, and whether the prison would be run by a public or private operator. You can read the questions and the responses I received below. Continue reading

My Life As A Bully Screened In Parliament

Youngsters from Dyffryn Comprehensive have visited Parliament for a special screening of My Life As A Bully. The event, hosted by local MP Stephen Kinnock, showcased the locally made film starring pupils from the school. The mockumentary deals with the issue of bullying and how it affected those who are exposed to it.  Continue reading

British Steel In The New Type 26 Frigates

During questions to the Ministry of Defence I asked them about the use of British steel in the new Type 26 frigates: Continue reading

What Is The Prime Minister Doing To Ensure China Starts Playing By The Rules?

The Prime Minster attended the House of Commons today to answer questions on the G20 summit that took place last week. I questioned her on her discussions with China's President Xi and action over Chinese steel: Continue reading

The Israeli government is in a state of denial

Today I took part in the debate on Israel and Palestine in the House of Commons. You can read my contribution below: Continue reading

Stephen Kinnock Calls For Inquiry In To Contaminated Blood Scandal

  Stephen Kinnock MP has called for a full and open public inquiry into the contaminated blood scandal. The Aberavon MP joined with campaigners outside the Department of Health to demand justice for the thousands of people affected when they were multiply-infected with blood-borne viruses, including Hepatitis C and HIV, via their treatment with contaminated blood products. Continue reading

Proposed Prison In Port Talbot

In the final Welsh questions before the election I questioned the Secretary of State on the decision to site a category C prison at Baglan Industrial Park. Continue reading