Delivered Brexit

Burnley and Padiham overwhelmingly voted to leave the EU in 2016. To take back ctonriol over our laws, our money and our borders. And as your elected representative that's exactly what I voted to happen. When I said I would Get Brexit Done I meant it! 

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Antony backs Priti Patel’s New Plan for Immigration

Antony Higginbotham MP has backed Priti Patel’s overhaul of the UK’s approach to asylum, which will deter illegal entry and break the business model of people smugglers.
For first time, how people enter the UK will directly impact the status of their asylum claim and right to stay.

1 January 2021: Down to the wire

Negotiations with the EU have always been known to go down to the wire and this year was no different, with the Prime Minister announcing on Christmas Eve that a deal had been reached.

Negotiation Coming to an End

I am a staunch free trader. I believe that the economy works best when countries can trade freely one another.

I will always back the British Union

This week Parliament has been debating the UK Internal Market Bill, a flagship piece of legislation that protects and strengthens the union of the UK, backs the PM and our EU negotiating team, and supports UK businesses.

Delivering on your priorities

Two weeks ago marked a year since Boris Johnson took over as leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister of the country. And what a year it has been.

Global Marketplace Awaits

This week the Trade Bill came to Parliament for its Second Reading; an important moment representing a major step on the UK’s journey to reclaim its role as an independent, global, trading nation – delivering on a pledge I made to you, and that this Government made to the country.