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Rob Questions Victims Commissioner

In his role as a member of the Justice Select Committee, Rob Butler, MP for Aylesbury has this afternoon been hearing from the Victims Commissioner, Dame Vera Baird QC. 

HS2 Update: Transport Select Committee 24.04.2020

At today’s Transport Select Committee meeting, CEO of HS2 Ltd Mark Thurston confirmed to my colleague from neighbouring Buckingham constituency MP Greg Smith that “people didn’t choose to live along the route” and assured the committee that “he will take his responsibilities seriously” on compens

Rob Welcomes Plans for 'Hybrid' Parliament

In order to allow MPs to continue to question ministers and scrutinise legislation throughout the coronavirus crisis, plans have been put in place for a ‘hybrid’ Parliament.

Important Update from the Prime Minister

Today, 23 March 2020, the Prime Minister has announced important new measures to fight Coronavirus. The message is simple:

You MUST stay at home. You can only leave for:

1. Shopping for basic necessities, like food and medicine

2. Exercise - once a day

Rob makes his maiden speech

Rob delivered his maiden speech in the House of Commons during the debate on the Environment Bill.

Rob responds to the HS2 Announcement

I am extremely disappointed and incredibly frustrated by this decision, as I know people will be throughout the Aylesbury constituency, in both town and villages. I believe there are better alternatives and very much regret that the government doesn’t agree.