Campaign Responses

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.

June 2016 – Tax Treaties

Thank you for contacting me about tax treaties. A major focus of the UK’s G8 Presidency was tax transparency and combatting offshore tax evasion. This is why […]

June 2016 – Abortion in Northern Ireland

Thank you for contacting me about the woman who has been charged for purchasing abortion medication on behalf of her daughter in Northern Ireland. Unfortunately, due […]

June 2016 – Cost of Pharmaceuticals to the NHS

Thank you for your recent email regarding the cost of pharmaceutical drugs to the NHS. I fully appreciate your concerns and I would like to assure […]

June 2016 – Andargachew Tsege

Thank you for contacting me about the detention of Andargachew Tsege. It is deeply concerning that British national Andargachew Tsege remains in detention and that the […]

May 2016 – Bees & Neonicotinoids UPDATE

I thought it might be useful to update you on the Government’s position regarding this issue, on which I previously posted a response in April. We […]

May 2016 – Assistance Dogs and Taxis

Thank you for contacting me about assistance dog owners and taxis. I know that taxis and private hire vehicles (PHV) are essential for many disabled people, […]

May 2016 – Green Belt/National Planning Policy Framework

Thank you for contacting me about development on the Green Belt. I am exceptionally fond of the British countryside, and we are fortunate to have some […]

April 2016 – Junior Doctor Strike Action

Thank you for contacting me about the latest junior doctor strike action. As you will know, the BMA  called an all-out strike on 26th and 27th […]

April 2016 – Migrant Detention Times

Thank you for getting in touch about a detention time limit for migrants. I agree with the Government’s position, which is that a time limit on […]

April 2016 – Meningitis B Vaccines

Thank you for contacting me about the Meningitis B vaccination. I understand that meningococcal infections can be very serious, causing meningitis and blood poisoning, and this is most […]