Sue Hayman MP

Your voice for Workington Constituency

Food and Rural Affairs

Sue seeks assurances from Minister on future of animal medicines

Sue has sought assurances from the Government’s animal welfare minister, David Rutley MP, on the future of veterinary medicines after Britain leaves the European Union. During the parliamentary debate on the Veterinary Medicines and Animals and Animal Products (Examination of Residues and Maximum Residue Limits) (Amendment etc.) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019), Sue posed a number… Read More

Sue backs Fairtrade Fortnight campaign for cocoa farmers

Sue has this week met with farmers from the Ivory Coast, Rwanda, and the Dominican Republic at a parliamentary event as part of Fairtrade Fortnight, which sees communities, schools, businesses and faith groups up and down the country holding events in support of farmers from developing countries. The Fairtrade Foundation’s campaign She Deserves a Living… Read More

Sue raises rural crime and challenges facing county council in Commons

Sue spoke yesterday in a parliamentary debate secured by Labour on the issue of rural crime and the delivery of public services in rural areas. Speaking to conclude the debate, Sue highlighted the financial challenges faced by Cumbria County Council and how Britain’s rural communities are struggling under increasing pressures and cuts to their local… Read More