Speeches in Parliament

OUR PLAN: A superb education for everyone

Before Parliament was prorogued on Monday, I had the opportunity to ask a question to the Minister for Education, Nick Gibb, about the specialist maths school programme.

Backing Our Veterans

Today, in the House of Commons, I asked the Minister for Defence Veterans, Reserves and Personnel, Mark Lancaster, for assurances that our servicemen and women are not punished over alleged historical – and vexatious – allegations of crimes taking place during ‘The Troubles’ in Northern Ireland.

Ranil Jayawardena MP Asks About Whaling

Last week, I raised the issue of commercial whaling on the floor of the UK House of Commons. As Founder of the APPG for Endangered Species, I believe it is our duty to protect threatened species across the world, whether they be on land or in the sea.

Ranil Jayawardena MP Backs Our Servicemen and Women

Member of Parliament for North East Hampshire, Ranil Jayawardena MP, today presented to the House of Commons his petition calling for a Statute of Limitation on spurious and vexatious prosecutions of Servicemen and Women .