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Andrew calls for efficiency in NHS drugs

Yesterday, Andrew spoke in the debate on the Health Service Medical Supplies (Costs) Bill, urging caution over a Lords amendment to make the Government control drug prices, and that drugs reach patients soon after being approved.

Andrew signs US-UK memorandum on Great War commemorations

Yesterday, Andrew signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Great War Centenary Commemorations with Vice-Chair of the United States World War One Centennial Commission, Edwin Fountain, at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

Andrew opposes Dorset CCG plans for Shaftesbury

Andrew spoke at a public meeting in Shaftesbury last night in support of campaigners, many of them his constituents, who are concerned at the Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group's plans to remove inpatient beds from Shaftesbury's community hospital.

Andrew calls for a Wiltshire Spring Clean

Andrew has attended the parliamentary launch of The Great British Spring Clean, calling on schools, businesses and community groups to get outdoors, get active and help clear up South West Wiltshire.

Andrew questions NHS litigation costs

In a debate on the Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee's new report 'Will the NHS never learn?' held by the Committee's Chair, Bernard Jenkin MP, Andrew asked about the Government's cap on litigation costs.

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Andrew raises concerns over Armed Forces retention figures

This evening, Andrew spoke in the backbench debate on the Armed Forces Covenant 2016 and raised concerns over recent figures which show that the strength of regular and reserve forces are on the decline.

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Andrew speaks in historical Brexit debate

In today's debate on the triggering of Article 50, Andrew spoke of the importance of global trade and military co-operation after Britain's withdrawal from the European Union.

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Andrew signs Holocaust book of commitment

This week Andrew signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, and in doing so, pledged his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honoured those who were murdered during the Holocaust, whilst paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly to educate