Westminster News

Cyberbullying Debate

Amid all the sound and fury about Syria and anti-semitism this week I led a debate in Parliament about cyberbullying of young people. It might sound like a niche issue, but over the last two years I have learnt from speaking to teenagers in Cheltenham’s schools that it is hugely important.

Cheltenham MP Builds Parliamentary Pressure for Action on Cyber Bullying

Cheltenham MP Alex Chalk will lead a high profile debate in Parliament on cyberbullying on Monday 16th April.  The debate builds on the findings of his cross-party Parliamentary Inquiry into the impact of cyberbullying on children and young people’s mental health.  The Inquiry took evidence from

Success for Alex Chalk’s GP Indemnity Campaign

Alex Chalk MP has warmly welcomed the decision of Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt to develop a state-backed indemnity scheme for GPs to protect them from the soaring costs of clinical negligence claims.