Speeches

More Support for Low Emissions Vehicles

On his first full day back in Westminster after hip replacement surgery, Neil made a speech calling for greater support for Ultra Low Emissions Vehicles. The speech can be read below:

 

South Wales Conservative Policy Forum

Neil spoke at the Conservatives South Wales Policy Forum. From farming to tourism and local infrastructure to broadband, South Wales and the South West have many common policy concerns.

After the event, Neil said:

Neil Parish welcomes Owen Paterson's speech on GM

Neil Parish, MP for Tiverton and Honiton, has welcomed a speech made by The Rt Hon Owen Paterson MP, the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, in which he makes the case for Genetically Modified (GM) food technology and for an open science-led approach to food security.

Neil Parish welcomes Government's decision on badger cull

Neil Parish welcomes the Government’s decision to go ahead with the badger cull and he cites the experience in Ireland where the Republic conducted a cull and the number of cases of bovine TB fell, yet in Northern Ireland the number of cases doubled over the same period.| Parliament TV