National Issues and Campaigns

Championing West Dorset in Westminster, representing the views of constituents in matters of national and global interest. Speaking in Parliament.

News

Plan to end live animal exports is announced

West Dorset MP' Chris Loder has achieved a victory for animal welfare today (3 December), as the Government announces its plan to end live animal exports. Read Chris Loder's Press Release on this news. Read more on the Government Consultation on the ban of live animal exports

 

Changes needed at the BBC

Following my letter to the new Director-General last weekend, the BBC has today, 2nd September, announced a U-Turn on its decision regarding the Last Night of the Proms.

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Funerals in church: The Times

Archbishop Welby must lift the ban on funerals in church

Chris Loder MP Friday April 24 2020, The Times

 

Safe passage for refugee children

I have been contacted by a number of constituents asking about the Withdrawal Agreement Bill’s amendment to section 17 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, on the question of family reunification of unaccompanied asylum-seeking children.