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WATCH: Local Charities Anticipate Tidal Wave of Debt, Mental Health Issues

Wera hosted her latest public Zoom meeting on “Covid Consequences” on 16th September. 


Wera Champions Bath, Offers to “Work Together” with Ministers to Re-Build Tourism Sector

Last week local Wera spoke in the House of Commons, championing Bath’s credentials as an international tourism destination and outlining the challenges the city has faced since the onset of Covid-19.  


Wera Writes to Matt Hancock on Local Testing Fiasco

In a letter sent today to the Health Secretary, Wera Hobhouse asked for urgent action to ensure that anyone in Bath displaying symptoms of Covid-19 is able to get a test.


Wera: Odd Down Testing Centre A Positive Step Forward

Wera responded to the announcement of the opening of a new drive-in Covid testing centre in Odd Down.


Wera Calls for Walk-in Covid Testing Site in City Centre

Wera Hobhouse is calling on the Government to significantly increase the number of walk-in Covid testing sites for all university towns and cities across the country. She is also calling for an easily accessible, walk-in test site in the centre of Bath. 


Wera Takes On Justice, Women’s and Equalities Brief

With the election of Party leader Ed Davey and his appointment of his new Parliamentary team, Wera is taking over as Spokesperson for Justice, Women and Equalities, and as Shadow Leader of the House. 


Wera: Let’s Work Together for Progressive Liberal Politics

On Thursday 27th August, Sir Ed Davey was elected as the new leader of the Liberal Democrats.


Wera Concerned for Families in Private Rented Sector at Risk of Homelessness

Commenting on the Government’s announcement that it would extend the ban on evictions from 23rd August until 20th September, Wera Hobhouse said:


Campaigners Thank Wera for Championing Community Energy

The campaign group, Power for People, has thanked Wera Hobhouse for supporting a new Bill in Parliament that would help rebuild local economies whilst increasing clean energy generation.


Wera: Government Has Let Thousands of Young People Down

Wera took the Government to task it for its disastrous assessment of A-levels, which saw nearly 40% of teachers’ recommended grades marked down. Subsequently BTec grades were withdrawn the night before they were meant to be released.


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