In yesterday's Urgent Question debate on HS2 in Buckinghamshire, the Government turned down the request from Buckingahsmhrie County Council and other councils to halt construction work until the Notice to Proceed is issued.
Following the letter from the Home Office on 19th March concerning the appalling attack in New Zealand, please find attached a letter from the Home Secretary, Sajid Javid regarding Places of Worship and Protective Security Funding.
I have tabled a request to Mr Speaker for an Urgent Notice Question to halt construction work on HS2. If granted, the request would mean that a Government minister must come to the House of Commons to answer the Urgent Question on Monday 29 April.
Public concern about climate change is growing to unprecedented levels as the threat of global warming has never been more apparent. However, we should all be proud of the UK'S world-leading role in tackling climate change and the transition to Clean Growth.