Pressure on UK Government to ban single-use coffee cups

Responding to the news that the Scottish Government has banned single-use coffee cups in their buildings, the Liberal Democrats have called for the UK Government to match the commitment.

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Lib Dems: Staggering NHS deficit a red flag for Government

Responding to the news that the NHS deficit is double the expected amount, Liberal Democrat MP Tom Brake, said:

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Nurses’ Day 2018 - a day to celebrate

Carshalton & Wallington MP Tom Brake met frontline nurses in Parliament on last month to draw attention to the RCN’s International Nurses’ Day celebrations. This day of celebration took place on 12th May.

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Brake backs Nature Recovery Network

Earlier this month, Tom Brake MP attended an event hosted by The Wildlife Trusts to show his support for the creation of a Nature Recovery Network.

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Tom Brake calls on government to Feed People First

Carshalton & Wallington MP Tom Brake is calling on the Government to introduce a £15m fund to tackle hunger by redistributing surplus food to charities rather than landfills.

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Brake: Ban on tenant fees 'just the beginning'

Speaking ahead of the second reading of the Tenant Fees Bill, Liberal Democrat MP Tom Brake, said:

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‘Designate Largest Marine Reserve in the Atlantic Now’ says Brake

Tom Brake MP is pressing the UK government to become a world leader in protecting the oceans.

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Lib Dems: 'Upskirting' Bill set to receive MoJ support

Liberal Democrat MP Wera Hobhouse and campaigner Gina Martin have today announced that they are working with the Ministry of Justice to make 'upskirting' a specific sexual offence.

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Tom Brake MP Champions Christian Aid Week

Tom Brake, Lib Dem MP for Carshalton and Wallington, last week attended a Christian Aid Big Brekkie event in Parliament, to show his support for Christian Aid Week (13-19 May, caweek.org).

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Brake Gets His Hands on New Electric Taxi

Last month Tom Brake MP met with Steve McNamara, General Secretary of the Licensed Taxi Drivers’ Association (LTDA) in Westminster to test out the new, fully electric black cab.

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