Westminster News

Alex Chalk launches Bill mandating the UK reduce carbon emissions to net zero

Alex Chalk, Member of Parliament for Cheltenham, will be tabling a 10 Minute Rule Bill on the 30 April mandating that the UK reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050. Alex has today launched his Net Zero Bill with a video for social media (below) explaining his campaign and why it's important that

Online Giants Must Pay Their Fair Share to the UK Tax Bill

Cheltenham's MP, Alex Chalk, has challenged the Treasury to set out the Government’s plans “to ensure that online digital market places, social media companies and search engines should pay their fair share of tax”.

Cheltenham MP backs Review of Firework Regulations

Cheltenham’s MP, Alex Chalk, has called in Parliament for a review of current firework regulations.  Mr Chalk was speaking during a debate on the sale of fireworks to the public.

MP’s Campaign for Tougher Terror Sentencing Becomes Law

Cheltenham MP, Alex Chalk’s campaign to increase the maximum sentence for terror offences and address online radicalisation has become law.  The Cheltenham MP has repeatedly called for a toughening of “toothless sentencing” for terrorist acts.  The Government included the measures as a key part o