Westminster News

Child health high on the agenda

Children’s doctors say they are “witnessing a hugely welcome shift towards the prioritisation of child health” but warn child poverty, cuts to public health services and uncertainties about Brexit pose substantial threats to progress.

Chichester MP signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment

This week Gillian Keegan signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging her commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly to

APPG Meeting on digital skills

Gillian Keegan MP chaired a meeting of the Apprenticeships APPG in parliament where discussions focused on digital skills and its uptake in schools, especially amongst girls.

Gillian promoted to PPS to Secretary of Defence

Gillian Keegan MP has been promoted to Parliamentary Private Secretary (PPS) to the Secretary of State for Defence, Gavin Williamson CBE MP. The Chichester MP was asked to serve the Secretary in December and will begin her duties in the New Year.

Gillian is backing the PM

I will be supporting the PM as we need to focus on getting the right outcome for the country at this critical time. This is a distraction in my view and does not solve the parliamentary arithmetic which means too many people can play politics with our country’s future.

Chichester Rotary Club visits Parliament

Chichester MP, Gillian Keegan hosted the Chichester Rotary Club in Parliament for a question and answer session after the group enjoyed a tour of the Palace of Westminster. The questions and discussions were lively with a focus on the UK's progress with leaving the European Union.

MPs celebrate 100 years of women in the Commons

Gillian Keegan MP invited Julia Hixson a friend and local party organising secretary to Parliament to celebrate the centenary of women being eligible to stand as members of Parliament for the first time. The event gathered together female MPs and other leading women within politics together.