Today Oxford Rugby League joined the three other southern-based Championship One sides Gloucester All-Golds, Hemel Stags and London Skolars in a visit the Houses of Parliament to discuss the development of professional rugby league in the south of England.
“A sadly missed opportunity” was how Andrew Smith MP described the outcome of the Commons vote on clean power target. “Lots of constituents made strong arguments for this, and I very much agree with them.”
Yesterday, Andrew Smith MP took part in a key debate in parliament to discuss growing concerns about restrictions to student visas.
Andrew Smith MP today handed over the fruits of Oxford Labour’s food drive in support of the Oxford Community Emergency Foodbank (CEF).
On Friday, Andrew Smith MP met with local charity Pond Conservation to celebrate a welcome funding boost for the preservation of the county’s ponds and wildlife.
I am shocked and horrified at these awful crimes. The guilty must be punished and feel the full force of the law. The victims, children who should have been protected and cared for, have been very brave in giving their evidence. We owe it to them and all who might be at risk to make a mighty effort to prevent such abuse in future.
On Saturday, Andrew Smith MP joined environmental campaigners in Oxford to promote the Bee Cause campaign.