Westminster News

Ross Calls for an End to Puppy Smuggling

This week Ross Thomson MP attended an event hosted by Dogs Trust at the House of Commons where the charity called on the government to take urgent action to end the cruel practice of puppy smuggling.

Ross Backs the Dogs Trust Firework Campaign

A group of charities and membership bodies have this week (30th October) held an event in the House of Commons to raise the issue of the devastating impact fireworks can have on vulnerable people and animals.

Ross Talks with Guide Dogs About Pavement Parking

Ross Thomson MP visited a street scene set up in the UK Parliament last week by the charity Guide Dogs to learn more about the challenges that people with sight loss face when walking the streets.

Ross Unites for Parkinson’s

Ross has pledged to help improve the lives of people with Parkinson’s on World Parkinson’s Day (Wednesday 11 April).  

Ross Writes to Amber Rudd Over Drug Deaths

Following the shocking Channel 4 News special report on the drugs crisis in Scotland Ross wrote to the Home Secretary Amber Rudd MP. Drug deaths in Scotland are 2.5 times higher than the rest of the UK - and 20 times higher than France. We need to act to do something about it.