Philip regularly writes for local publications including the Shropshire Star, Ludlow Advertiser and Bridgnorth Journal as well as a monthly piece for several parish magazines.
The growing and pressing threat Coronavirus (COVID-19) poses to the UK has led to significant high-level government contingency planning. I have been to three briefing meetings with the Chief Medical Officer for England in the past few weeks – unprecedented in my time as your MP. The number of new cases is rising, and is likely to continue to rise significantly.
This week the landmark Environment Bill returned to Parliament. It is a vital piece of legislation, upholding and enhancing our environmental protections as we leave the European Union, while ensuring the Government delivers its mission to leave the environment in a better state than it inherited.