Westminster News

The protest that came to Parliament

Gillian Keegan MP met with members of the Extinction Rebellion group in Parliament. The Chichester MP asked to address the group to discuss their movement. Gillian spent over an hour hearing and debating almost 50 of the protestors who were present.

Gillian's Statement on the Indicative Votes

Further indicative votes were held on Monday 1 April, I voted against the Common Market 2.0 , Confirmatory Public Vote and Parliamentary Supremacy motions.

DfE response to written question: PE curriculum

Question: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of adding football to the PE curriculum for girls.

Answer: Nadhim Zahawi:

DfE response to written question: higher education

The Department for Education has provided the following answer to your written parliamentary question (909698):

Question:
To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps his Department is taking to improve quality and choice in higher education. (909698)

MP calls for access to Orkambi

Gillian Keegan MP is supporting calls from the Cystic Fibrosis Trust to urge NICE, NHS England and the pharmaceutical company Vertex to reach a deal on the cost of life transforming cystic fibrosis drugs and make them available on the NHS without delay.