Tom Tugendhat

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Forced marriage victims left in debt as government makes them pay for their rescue, investigation finds

Forced marriage victims left in debt as government makes them pay for their rescue, investigation finds

Forced marriage victims left in debt as government makes them pay for rescue

An investigation by the Times has found that victims of forced marriage are being made to pay for their own repatriation, or take out repayable loans through the Foreign Office

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Matthew Hedges

United Arab Emirates jailing British student for life is 'absurd', claims Tom Tugendhat MP

United Arab Emirates jailing Briton for life is 'absurd', says Tom Tugendhat MP

The chair of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee has said the UAE sentencing student Matthew Hedges for life is "absurd" and "quite clearly a mistake".

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Thursday, November 8, 2018

 Tom Tugendhat MP: Politicians should be challenged by the press

Tom Tugendhat MP: Politicians should be challenged by the press

Tom Tugendhat MP: Politicians should be challenged by the press

Conservative MP Tom Tugendhat has said that politicians should be “challenged” by the media and “should find it uncomfortable” after a CNN reporter had his White House pass revoked for confronting President Trump.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Tory MP warns against Kent becoming ‘parking lot of England’

Tory MP warns against Kent becoming ‘parking lot of England’

Tory MP warns against Kent becoming ‘parking lot of England’

The Government has been warned against turning Kent into the “parking lot of England”, over concerns about using a motorway as a holding area in the case of a no deal Brexit.

Friday, April 20, 2018

Friday, April 20, 2018

Russian president Vladimir Putin (stock image)

Britain could do a lot more to pressure 'gangster' Russia, says senior MP

Britain could do a lot more to pressure 'gangster' Russia, says senior MP

New cross-party Russia Co-ordination Group held its first meeting on Wednesday (April 18)

Friday, March 16, 2018

Friday, March 16, 2018

Sergei Skripal: 'Vladimir Putin is telling his enemies the price of betrayal is death'

Sergei Skripal: 'Vladimir Putin is telling his enemies the price of betrayal is death'

'Putin is telling his enemies the price of betrayal is death'

Chair of Parliament's foreign affairs select committee says Putin is sending a message with Sergei Skripal poisoning

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

NI U-Turn: 'Employment contracts must be flexible to match the changing economy', says MP Tom Tugendhat

Tory MP on Philip Hammond NI debacle: 'Everyone makes mistakes'

Tory MP on Philip Hammond NI debacle: 'Everyone makes mistakes'

Conservative MP Tom Tugendhat - who voted against the NI increase - told Julia Hartley-Brewer that the Chancellor was right to scrap his headline policy