Opinions

Brexit Update

Yesterday, with regret, I resigned from my position as Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Ministry of Justice. Having read the draft Brexit deal put before Cabinet yesterday, it is not something that I can support.

Ranil Jayawardena MP Opinion Piece—September 2018

Summer recess is always a great time of year for me, because I get to spend more time across our constituency, speaking with constituents. It’s even better this summer, as I’ve launched my new ‘Recess Pub Tour’ too!

Ranil Jayawardena MP Opinion Piece—July 2018

I care passionately about education and schools in North East Hampshire. As you may know, I grew up here and I was lucky to get a good education in local state schools—at Hook Infants, Hook Juniors and at Robert May’s in Odiham.

Ranil Jayawardena MP Opinion Piece—June 2018

Since my election in 2015, I have received almost 10,000 pieces of casework—ranging from animal cruelty to the Yemen. Almost none have been as ongoing and persistent, however, as concerns over unauthorised traveller encampments and the behaviour in and around them.