Westminster News

Back British Farming Day

Yesterday was Back British Farming Day and I was keen to champion the crucial role farmers play in producing food for the nation and caring for the countryside.

A Level and GCSE Results Day

This has been a very difficult year for everyone, but in particular those facing important public exams. I share the disappointment of so many who worked so hard towards exams they were unable to take because of the coronavirus outbreak.

150th Anniversary of the Palace of Westminster

This summer marks the 150th Anniversary of the Palace of Westminster. Home to the House of Commons and the House of Lords, Westminster is a symbol of British Government and democracy.  

Victoria responds to Trade Bill questions

I know many of my constituents are keen to understand my position following votes on the Trade Bill on Monday evening. I welcome the opportunity to clarify the Government's approach to this important issue. 

Lockdown restrictions eased

PM announces easing of lockdown restrictions: 23 June 2020 

On 23 June 2020 the Prime Minister announced further restrictions are being eased across England from the 4 July 2020. The announcement can be read here. 

Victoria Prentis Makes Statement on MPs For a 'Deal'

Last week I met the Prime Minister and he assured me that he was working hard for a Deal and expects to bring that back to Parliament when we return in mid-October.  Today, with colleagues from across the political divide I launched “MPs for a Deal”, which is exactly that; we wish the Prime Minis