Speeches in Parliament

We need a bypass!

Warrington town centre needs a bypass if it is to cope with the joint effect of the new Runcorn Bridge and increased vehicle movements caused by the Atlantic Gateway project according to Warrington MP, David Mowat.

Arpley Petition presented in Commons

A Petition protesting against the extension of the licence for the Arpley Landfill Site was presented in the House of Commons yesterday by Warrington South MP, David Mowat.

Employees Could be Ripped Off by Auto-Enrolment

WARRINGTON South MP David Mowat warned that many employees are being charged six times the normal rate for company pension contributions. And he told ministers that older auto-enrolment charging schemes are robbing many of a decent pension.Mr Mowat highlighted a recent Cass business school report that says that many older defined-contribution schemes charge 3% or more.

Mowat obtains assurances on Arpley

Environmental health concerns, including the fate of illegally dumped BSE carcasses, about Arpley landfill site will be fully investigated by the Environment Agency, a senior Government minister has confirmed to David Mowat, MP for Warrington South.

Mowat to debate Arpley in Commons

The fight to block an extension to the Arpley landfill site will reach the House of Commons tomorrow, thanks to Warrington South MP David Mowat.

Mowat calls for fairer funding for Warrington's schools

David Mowat, MP for Warrington South last week called on the Government to change its system of determining the funding the funding for schools. Out of the 157 Local Education Authorities in the England, Warrington is 130th in terms of per pupil funding.