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Anna McMorrin MP SERA Article: The Business of Becoming a Sustainable Nation

December 21, 2017

The Business of Becoming a Sustainable Nation     Ahead of the long-awaited publication of the Government’s Clean Growth Plan, Anna McMorrin, MP for Cardiff North, looks at how one country can lead the way to a greener, more prosperous future. The effects of climate change and resource depletion…

Wales Online Article: Interviewing Alun Cairns at Welsh Affairs Committee

December 20, 2017

Yesterday (19th December 2017) , during the Welsh Affairs Committee, I got to question Secretary of State, Alun Cairns MP about his commitment to Wales. Wales Online covered the interview in an article available here: http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/politics/alun-cairns-swansea-lagoon-embarrassed…

Anna McMorrin MP Response to Amendment 7

December 13, 2017

During the EU (Withdrawal Bill) debate, I voted in favour of Amendment 7 , and was very pleased that we won this crucial vote to ensure that Parliament has a meaningful vote on the final Brexit deal. It was an important vote to ensure that a small group of ministers cannot make crucial decisions on…

Anna McMorrin MP calls for Global Ban on Cosmetics Testing on Animals

December 12, 2017

I have signed EDM437 calling for the UK to lead a global ban on cosmetics testing on animals. Please join me in supporting the Cruelty Free International campaign - it’s time to end this practice worldwide and forever. Thank you to everyone who has written to me about this issue. The UK was one of…

Press Release: Anna McMorrin and Jeremy Corbyn call for MPs Pension Fund to go Fossil Free

December 11, 2017

Anna McMorrin, MP for Cardiff North, is among a cross-party group of 100 MPs and former MPs who demand that their £612 million MPs’ Pension Fund removes its substantial holdings from fossil fuel companies to reflect their concerns about climate change. The fund currently holds a £5.6 million stake i…

Ocean Conservation - #BacktheBlueBelt

December 6, 2017

I am glad that the international community is beginning to wake up to the fact that the world’s oceans are in crisis. Initiatives such as the United Nations first Ocean Conference, in June 2017, are a positive step towards increasing international cooperative effort to tackle the issues of ocean co…

Press Release: Anna McMorrin MP against puppy smuggling

December 5, 2017

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ANNA MCMORRIN MP HELPS DOG WELFARE CHARITY IN FIGHT AGAINST PUPPY SMUGGLINGAnna McMorrin MP highlights plight of smuggled puppies imported to fuel the Christmas puppy tradeThis week (5th December) Dogs Trust, the UK’s largest dog welfare charity – invited a host of MPs and Peers, including Anna McMo…

94 MPs signed my letter asking Gove to guarantee animals as Sentient Beings post Brexit.

November 26, 2017

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Date/ Dyddiad: 22nd November 2017 Dear Mr Gove, I am writing to you, with support of other members of the House of Commons, in your capacity as Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, to demand that you reconsider the decision to exclude animal sentience from the EU withdrawa…

Letter to Hammond: Autumn Budget

November 17, 2017

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Dear Chancellor, I am writing to you in your capacity as Chancellor of the Exchequer, on behalf of my constituents and Wales more widely, ahead of the Autumn Budget announcement next week. I have received extremely high volumes of correspondence from my constituents whom have raised concerns regar…

Protecting the legal status of animals in the UK after we leave the European Union.

November 16, 2017

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I have received a lot of emails from Cardiff North constituents urging me to protect the legal status of animals in the UK after we leave the European Union. Although the Government claims that the EU (Withdrawal) Bill will keep all elements of European legislation that apply to the UK and that no…


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