Westminster News

Antony Supports Tougher Sentences for Dangerous Criminals

Government releases a new White Paper setting out the proposals for important changes to the sentencing and release framework in England and Wales.
The Justice Secretary is proposing criminals jailed for life should serve two-thirds of their sentences before being considered for parole

New UK Internal Market Bill Debated in Parliament

The UK Internal Market Bill ensures unfettered trade across the United Kingdom.
The Bill will put in place reasonable steps to create a safety net that ensures the Government is always able to deliver on its commitments to the people of Northern Ireland.

UK and Japan Agree Historic Free Trade Agreement

UK secures first major trade deal as an independent trading nation.
This deal is an important step towards joining the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) which will give UK businesses a gateway to the Asia-Pacific region

Debate on the Aviation sector

One feature of Parliament is that you’re not always sure whether you’re going to get called to speak in a debate – even if you’re down on the speaker list.

Antony Calls Out Criminal Activities of Extinction Rebellion

Today I was back in Parliament speaking about the unacceptable criminal actions of Extinction rebellion.

We all have the right to peacefully protest but XR seem intent on disrupting people's livelihoods and diverting public services away from where they are most needed.