Campaign Responses

Please find below responses to campaigns which Darren has received which he believes should be available for everyone to see:

Protecting the Oceans

Oceans are currently facing unprecedented challenges, including climate change and over-fishing and it is more important than ever that we take action to protect our seas.

The Environmental Impact of HS2

It is wholly important that HS2 balances both the needs of affected communities and the environment, along with the long-term needs of the country as a whole.

Climate Change

Climate Change is one of the greatest global challenges we face, and I wholly recognise the need for public debate on this issue. Indeed, the threat posed by global warming has never been clearer, taking into account the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s special report.

Caroline Lucas amendment.

I did not support the amendment tabled by Caroline Lucas to the European Union Withdrawal Agreement Billand it was defeated by 251 to 347 votes.

Child Refugees

Firstly, I want to set out that I fully support the Government in their commitment in ensuring that unaccompanied children who are seeking protection in an EU Member State can continue to be reunited with specified family members who are in the UK, as well as children in the UK with family in the

Assisted Dying

Living with terminal illness is distressing and straining for both the patient and their families and my utmost sympathy goes out to all those suffering with debilitating illnesses. 

Macmillan Cancer Support

This an important issue to me and therefore I saw it vital to attend the drop-in event on
Wednesday 22 nd January.
Meeting the Macmillan Cancer Support Team there, I was able to discuss and further understand the