Environment, Food & Rural Affairs

If you have written to Nigel as part of a standard-letter campaign, such as those from 38 Degrees, you can find his responses on the issues here.

October 2018 – Horse Tethering

Thank you to those who have contacted me about horse tethering and the ‘#BreakTheChain’ campaign by the equestrian charity, HorseWorld. I support the highest standards of animal […]

September 2018 – UK’s future Agricultural Policy

Thank you to those who have contacted me about the possibility of using the UK’s future agricultural policy to support the development and maintenance of paths, […]

September 2018 – Fracking

Thank you to those who have me contacted me about Fracking and the upcoming debate in Westminster Hall. It is important to assure you that the […]

August 2018 – UK Environmental Law Post-Brexit (UPDATED)

Thank you to those who contacted me regarding the transfer of EU environmental law into UK law. I have always been clear on the need to ensure […]

August 2018 – Animal Testing and EDM 66

Thank you to those who contacted me about the use of animals to predict human responses. Members of the Government do not, by convention, sign any Early Day […]

August 2018 – Heathrow Third Runway

Thank you to those who have been in touch regarding the third runway at Heathrow. The Government’s decision to support a new runway at Heathrow in […]

July 2018 – Wild Animals in Circuses

Thank you to those who contacted me regarding wild animals in circuses. I know that the Government remains committed to introducing a ban on wild animals in […]

July 2018 – EDM 1095 and Food Labelling

Thank you to those of you who took the time to let me know of your concerns surrounding the labelling of food with details of the farming […]

July 2018 – Live Animal Exports

Thank you to those who contacted me regarding live animal exports. All animals deserve to be respected and cared for at every stage of their lives. […]

July 2018 – EDM 1138 and the Central Equine Database

Thank you to those who contacted me regarding the Central Equine Database (CED) and Early Day motion 1138.   I must advise that ministers consulted on changes to reflect the new […]