Westminster News

Stuart held 'hostage' at Buckingham Palace

As part of Stuart’s duty as Vice Chamberlain of Her Majesty’s Household, he was recently taken hostage during the State Opening of Parliament to ensure the safe return of Her Majesty the Queen.

Stuart hosts first Enviro-Forum

Following the climate change protests that many young individuals participated in around the country, Stuart reached out to all the schools in the constituency to invite them to an Environmental Forum, the first of which was hosted on Friday 6 September.

Stuart welcomes funding boost in Spending Round

Stuart welcomed the recent Spending Round which ensures that all government departments have the funding they need to deliver on our priorities.

As part of the Government’s commitments to fund the nation’s priorities, the Spending Round confirmed:

Stuart continues to stand up for the Greenbelt in Pudsey

Following the recent news of the publication of the Inspectors Report after the recent Leeds Site Allocation Plan inquiry and also of the proposed South East Bradford Link Road, Stuart has taken steps to protect the greenbelt in Pudsey, Horsforth and Aireborough.

Stuart welcomes the progress of the LGBT Action Plan

Stuart was delighted to attend a Pride Reception at Number 10 Downing Street to celebrate the progress being made of the first twelve months of the Government’s four-year LGBT Action Plan.

Achievements within year one include:

Stuart shares delight as Palliative Care funding is boosted

Following on from the #fundnotfail campaign from Together for Short Lives earlier in the year that called for an increase in statuary funding for children’s palliative care, it has been confirmed that an increase in funding has been granted.