Westminster News

Comment on the General Election

I welcome the PM's decision to call an election and to give the country a chance to choose between a Conservative Government led by Theresa May, and a Labour or coalition Government led by Jeremy Corbyn.

Dog Fighting Sentencing Bill Blocked


Last Friday, local MP Kevin Foster had hoped to see his Animal Fighting (Sentencing) Bill pass its Second Reading in the House of Commons, however it unfortunately did not get any time for Debate in the Chamber.

Torbay MP In Falklands Visit


Torbay MP Kevin Foster recently visited British Forces in the South Atlantic to meet those tasked with protecting the Falkland Islands and to hear more about their day to day work.

Torbay MP votes to trigger Article 50

MP’s yesterday voted by an overwhelming majority of 498 to 114 to back the European Union Bill, which gives Parliament’s consent to trigger Article 50.

Prime Minister confirms further details on Brexit

Local MP Kevin Foster was in the House of Commons Chamber today as the Government spelt out further details of their plans to implement the outcome of the EU Referendum and negotiate for the UK to leave the EU.