Westminster News

Government backs Zac’s bill to protect girls from FGM

The Government has announced that it will provide parliamentary time for debates and votes on a bill proposed by Richmond Park and North Kingston MP Zac Goldsmith to protect girls at risk of female genital mutilation (FGM).

Zac Goldsmith MP letter on Heathrow

Dear Resident,

Heathrow Airport is running a consultation on the use of airspace, to inform their proposals both for the operation of three runways if expansion goes ahead and for two runways in any case.

Government announces ocean protection in response to Zac's call

The Government has announced that it will extend protections to the waters around the British Overseas Territory of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands following a campaign by NGOs, scientists and Members of Parliament including Richmond Park and North Kingston MP Zac Goldsmith.

Zac hosts Somaliland event

Zac joined with Somaliland’s Mission to the UK to bring together Somaliland’s Liban Yusuf Osman - Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Minister for Environment and Rural Development,  Shukri Haji Ismail Bandare, and environmental experts from Kew Gardens and the Aspi

Zac highlights importance of pig welfare

Zac joined campaigners Tracy Worcester, Gizzi Erskine, Philip Lymery, actor Jerome Flynn as well as animal welfare NGOs at a parliamentary event he hosted on pig welfare.

Conservative Friends of India Celebrating the Festive Season

The Conservative Friends of India, (CF India) hosted its Festive Season Drinks Reception on Monday 26th November 2018 at the Taj Hotel, London. It was the perfect occasion celebrating the diversity of Britain and the contribution of the Indian diaspora in the UK.