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Chris Loder's Animal Welfare Bill

Chris Loder, the MP for West Dorset, introduced his Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill in the House of Commons on 5th February.

Dorset County Hospital Plans approved

Dorset County Hospital multi-storey car park plans approved
Councillors overrule Council Planners' recommendation of refusal
West Dorset MP intervenes to save £62.5 million Government funding

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Defending the rights of small dairy farmers

PRESS RELEASE

Chris Loder MP appeals to farmers to get in touch if supermarkets are abusing their power

Government to protect small dairy farmers from predatory supermarkets

Rail enhancements beyond London

My article in The Times RED BOX 8th September 2020

(Written originally for the Railway Industry Association)

My speech on the Fisheries Bill

In Westminster, I returned to Parliament after recess on 1st September, with an immediate focus on the Fisheries Bill in which I was called to speak.

Changes needed at the BBC

02.09.20 Latest: BBC overturns its decision

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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Ofqual and exam results

My priority and focus this past week, has been to make sure that students get the grades that accurately reflect their ability and I’ve been in discussions with most headteachers to ensure this happens.