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My question to the Education Secretary regarding online learning

I'm delighted to learn that some of our local schools are being trained to teach live online lessons to support work set online. I look forward to learning more from the Education Secretary next week about getting all children back to school in a safe manner.

Whipsnade SOS

For weeks now I have been in almost daily contact with Dominic Jermey the Director General of the Zoological Society of London which owns Whipsnade Zoo and with the Government to try to get Whipsnade reopened and to make sure that the ZSL remains capable of continuing its outstanding global conse

Inexcusable and sickening death of George Floyd

Like people all over the world, I have been sickened by the inexcusable death of George Floyd. I look forward to justice being done in the US courts as swiftly as possible. We are all made in the image of God which is why racism is always unacceptable.

Supporting democracy in Hong Kong

We, the co-signed, write to express major concerns about the unilateral introduction of national security legislation by Beijing in Hong Kong. 

Call to recognise the Three Tier school transition years

South West Bedfordshire MP Andrew Selous  has called on the government to show flexibility and give headteachers discretion about which year groups should be going back to school from the 1st of June.  Alongside children in nursery, Reception and Year 1, the government has asked schools to welcom