Home Office

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 2017 – Refugee Family Reunification

Thank you for contacting me about reuniting refugees with family members. The UK strongly supports the principle of family unity, and there are already legal routes […]

October 2017 – Assaults on Emergency Workers

Thank you for contacting me about protecting emergency service workers. We owe emergency service workers a debt of gratitude for the courage, commitment and dedication they […]

August 2017 – Asylum for torture survivors

Thank you for contacting me about asylum for torture survivors. You are right that granting protection to those who genuinely need it and refusing those who […]

July 2017 – Puppy Smuggling

Thank you for contacting me about puppies being smuggled across borders. I share your concern about this crime, and am grateful to the Dogs Trust for […]

July 2017 – “United Against Terror” Campaign

Thank you for contacting me about the recent terror attacks. I have been deeply shocked and saddened by the recent terrorist attacks in London and Manchester. […]

March 2017 – EU nationals in the UK – UPDATE

Thank you for contacting me about the status of EU nationals in the UK.  This is an issue I have written about previously, here. Securing the […]

February 2017 – Refugee Children (Greece & Italy)

Thank you for your recent email regarding the relocation of unaccompanied children from Europe, in particular Greece and Italy. Britain has a proud record of helping […]

December 2016 – Refugee Children

Thank you for contacting me about the transferal of refugee children. While the decision and the timing of the operation to clear the migrant camp was […]

October 2016 – Child Refugees in Calais

Thank you for contacting me about asylum claims, child refugees, and Calais. First let me assure you that the Government supports the swift processing of asylum […]

September 2016 – Animal testing at Grimston

Thank you for contacting me about animal testing and the facility at Grimston.  I appreciate your concerns regarding this issue. I am, as many know, a dog […]