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Ban All Plastic Waste Exports To The Developing World

Wera Hobhouse, MP for Bath, supports the call from campaign group A Plastic Planet for a total ban on plastic waste exports to the developing world...


Speech: Chinese Human Rights Abuses

The Chinese authorities like to say that what happens inside China is not the concern of people outside of China. But when human rights abuses in China are the norm, not the exception, the world needs to know...


Wera Visits YMCA Platform For Life

Wera Hobhouse recently visited the YMCA's Platform For Life programme to find out more about the initiatives in the city that are working to combat homelessness...


Make Funding For Higher Education Fair And Sustainable

Wera Hobhouse, MP for Bath, calls on the government to make funding for higher education both fair and sustainable...


Greater Renters’ Rights Agreed In Parliament

The Liberal Democrats have today secured measures in the Tenants Fees Bill to limit the fees that could be charged to a tenant...


Government Silent On Fate Of Bath Studio School

Children and families in the south west of Bath face ongoing uncertainty about the future of the Bath Studio School.The Department of Education (DfE) has remained silent after pre-approving termination of school's funding agreement. The plan would see the school close in August 2020...


Wera Supports Call For Increased Funding And Research Into Fibromyalgia

Wera Hobhouse, MP for Bath, has supported a call for increased funding and research into the disability fibromyalgia...


Women's Hour Upskirting Interview

Wera Hobhouse went on Women's Hour to discuss her 'upskirting' bill, which is just about to pass in to law. 


Upskirting Bill Set To Become Law

Wera Hobhouse's bill to make upskirting a specific criminal offence has passed it’s final Parliamentary hurdle, passing through its third reading in the House of Lords. The legislation now only requires the formality of Royal Assent in order to become law...


Speech: Brexit Will Be A Disaster For Our Environment

Wera Hobhouse made her speech against Theresa May's deal at 00:40 AM in the chamber last night...


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