Westminster News

Alex Chalk intervenes on Elephant Poaching and the Ivory Trade

Cheltenham MP Alex Chalk has called for the Government to reassess the use of Foreign Aid  so that it can be used to support the war on elephant poaching and animal welfare.

Speaking in Parliament during a debate on the domestic ivory market Mr Chalk said:

Chalk backs World Cancer Day

Cheltenham's MP, Alex Chalk, has marked World Cancer Day by stepping up his campaign to secure new state of art cancer equipment at the town's hospital.

Alex Chalk MP backs “Costs of Medicine” Bill

In the week that drugs company Pfizer was fined £84.2m for overcharging the NHS for an anti-epilepsy drug, Cheltenham MP Alex Chalk has backed a Costs of Medicine Bill in Parliament.  The Bill will limit the cost of some medicines and ensure that NHS patients get better value for money from drug

Alex Chalk MP Welcomes Air Ambulance Success

Alex Chalk MP has welcomed confirmation from the Treasury that the Great Western Air Ambulance Charity (GWAAC) will be awarded £1 million. The grant will be made from the Libor funds following the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement.

Alex Chalk MP welcomes help for ordinary working families in Cheltenham

Alex Chalk MP has welcomed the Government’s Autumn Statement, which will help working families in Cheltenham finish bringing down the deficit so Britain lives within its means, and tackle the long-term challenges facing our economy so Britain is more productive and our economy is fit for the futu