Disclaimer

I am not currently an MP, as Parliament has been dissolved until after the General Election. If you wish to contact Tommy you can do so on tommysheppardsnp@gmail.com

I’m generally based in London during the week - in this section I share some of the main activities I’m involved in at Westminster. For my thoughts on how that’s all going have a read of my Blog.

Matters currently reserved to the Westminster Parliament include foreign and defence policy, fiscal and economic policy, immigration and nationality, energy, broadcasting, Post Offices, social security, Child Support Agency, Tax Credits and pensions.

You can always read my contributions to the House in Hansard or watch them on Parliament TV.

 

My Work For You at Westminster

Tommy Sheppard
04 April 2017
My work for you in Westminster
It is incredible how much can change in a month in the world of politics.  On the 13th March the UK Government was visibly shocked when Nicola Sturgeon demanded that people in Scotland be allowed to choose whether they wanted to live under a Tory Brexit deal or decide things for themselves. As a result, Theresa May delayed the serving of Article 50 by a fortnight and it took a full 72 hours t...
Tommy Sheppard
02 March 2017
My work for you in Westminster
I want to start this month's newsletter with a massive congratulations to my colleague Eilidh Whiteford who has worked so hard on her Private Members Bill. History has been made with the first piece of SNP legislation at Westminster as Parliament agreed to ratify the Istanbul Convention. There's still a way to go but this is a big step for those of us who want to see an end to violence against wom...
Roz Currie
17 February 2017
My work for you in Westminster
Contributions
Tommy contributes to the debate on Illegal Israeli Settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories (8th February 2017). Click here to view footage >>  ...
Tommy Sheppard
06 February 2017
My work for you in Westminster
The UK leaving the European Union is dominating everything in Westminster.  The Supreme Court rightly decided that Parliament had to have a say and as a result we had 2 days of debate this week. I managed to get in for a few minutes in the last hour of the debate and you can watch it here. I've also outlined my position on the vote here.  The SNP Scottish Government has already...
Roz Currie
02 February 2017
My work for you in Westminster
Contributions
Tommy contributes to the debate on the European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill (1st February 2017). Click here to view footage >>  ...