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Dorset tourism on Westminster agenda for MP

Dorset MP Sir Christopher Chope OBE took time out from Parliament recently to learn more about the holiday parks industry in his Christchurch constituency.

Active In Parliament - 41 new private members bills

"Sir Christopher Chope puts forward 41 new private members bills"

Areas covered by Chris's latest batch of PMBs include decriminalising the BBC licence fee and privatisation of the BBC and Channel 4.

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A Strong Economy - Written Question

Question:

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what definition of scale-up businesses her Department uses; and what steps she is taking to support those businesses.

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Strengthening Our NHS - Written Question

Question:

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what savings have accrued to his Department as a result of UK NHS Pharmacy 2 U service; and what steps his Department is taking to increase the levels of use of that service.

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Chris celebrated "The Great Escape" at Highcliffe Castle

Highcliffe Conservatives hosted a sellout Brexit Day Celebration Dinner on 31st January 2020 to mark this historic event. 

Chris was delighted to attend the event and speak about "Our Great Escape, enabling us to take back control of our laws, money, borders and trade".

 

Chris attends the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz

Chris Chope joined other members of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe on Monday 27th January in Strasbourg to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.  Chris is a member of the Legal Affairs and Human Rights Committee of the Council of Europe and a former

'Long Live The Local' Wins Chris's Support

Chris is joining other MPs in calling on the Chancellor in his budget on the 11th of March to consider a cut in beer duty.

UK beer duty is three times higher than the EU average and the rate of 54p for a pint of 5% beer is eleven times higher than in Germany or Spain.

Brexit Day Celebration Dinner

Christchurch Conservatives are preparing a major celebration to mark Brexit on the 31st of January 2020.

They are holding a traditional dinner of British food to mark the occasion.

They will be joined by Chris Chope and his wife Christo.