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GILES QUESTIONS MINISTERS ON UNIVERSAL CREDIT

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has questioned Ministers from the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) on financial support for vulnerable universal credit claimants. This took place at DWP questions on 13th May, the transcript of which is below:

Giles Watling MP

GILES BACKS CAMPAIGN TO TACKLE PLASTIC POLLUTION

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has lent his support to a campaign by the National Federation of Women’s Institutes (NFWI) and Friends of the Earth to dramatically reduce plastic pollution and the amount of plastic we use.

REACTION TO LOCAL ELECTION RESULTS

I would like to, firstly, express my disappointment at the local election results in our area and I am saddened that we have lost so many hard-working councillors.

CARADOC SHOWS SIGNS OF IMPROVEMENT

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has welcomed the news that Caradoc Surgery is showing signs of improvement for patients, according to testimony from a recent patient.

GILES WRITES TO CHANCELLOR SEEKING BEER DUTY CUT

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has once again written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, to request that Beer Duty is cut in the Budget later this year.

GILES QUESTIONS MINISTERS ON TOURISM

Giles Watling, MP for Clacton, has questioned Ministers from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) on the attractiveness of the UK as a visitor destination.

This took place at DCMS questions on 11th April, the transcript of which is below: