Dr Lisa Cameron MP Leads Debate on United Nations Day of Persons with Disabilities in the House of Commons

Change is needed “right at the top” to help increase representation of people with disabilities in politics, Ministers have been told by Dr Lisa Cameron MP for East Kilbride Strathaven and Lesmahagow. The MP led a debate this week marking United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities in the House of Commons, an annualContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP Leads Debate on United Nations Day of Persons with Disabilities in the House of Commons”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP Co-signatory to Commons Down Syndrome Bill

Dr Cameron was delighted to be a co-signatory to the new House of Commons Bill on Down Syndrome as Chair of the Down Syndrome and Disability All Party Groups. “It was great to meet with Tommy Jessop and other young people with Down Syndrome yesterday to hear their thoughts on the Bill and the definitiveContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP Co-signatory to Commons Down Syndrome Bill”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP Completes Vegan Challenge for COP26

Dr Cameroon was keen to make adjustments to her lifestyle in the run up to COP26 and beyond, and was delighted to have completed a Vegan Challenge set by VIVA! She became vegan for a fortnight over COP26 and has now decided to include vegan options/meals into her weekly diet from now on. When completingContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP Completes Vegan Challenge for COP26”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP presents East Kilbride’s DS Document Solutions with Early Day Motion for Charity Work

I was delighted to meet with Gerry and the whole team at DS Document Solutions this week to present them with their Early Day Motion from the House of Commons for their Charity Work. It was truly great to meet with a successful business who have a clear ethos of social justice, charity giving andContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP presents East Kilbride’s DS Document Solutions with Early Day Motion for Charity Work”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Kilbryde Hospice

I was so pleased to donate to Kilbryde Hospice again and to give them some raffle prizes for their auction. My family sadly didn’t have the excellent hospice care I would have hoped for as it was before our local hospice was open. Attending the hospice to present the donation and prizes Dr Cameron said:Continue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Kilbryde Hospice”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP joins Joanna Lumley at Number 10 in Successful Stop Sea Blasts Campaign

Dr Cameron was delighted to join Joanna Lumley and campaign activists today at Number10 after the Secretary of State confirmed this afternoon that our long standing Campaign to Stop Sea Blasts and protect marine mammals and sea life has been successful, and that a UK Government ban will be enacted. A letter was handed inContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP joins Joanna Lumley at Number 10 in Successful Stop Sea Blasts Campaign”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP becomes Level 2 Disability Confident Employer

Dr Lisa Cameron MP, Chair of the Disability All Party Parliamentary Group in the House of Commons has become one of the few Level 2 Disability Confident Employers leading the way on disability inclusion in Parliament. Lisa has this year also convened a number of workshops for cross party MPs Offices to help them becomeContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP becomes Level 2 Disability Confident Employer”

Dr Lisa Cameron Goes Vegan For COP 26

Animal agriculture is a leading cause of climate breakdown, and meat accounts for nearly 60 per cent of all greenhouse gases from food production. This November Viva!, the UK’s leading vegan charity, and MP Lisa Cameron, are asking the public to go vegan for COP26. As world leaders unite in Glasgow for COP26 to discuss the future of the planet, Viva! and MP Lisa Cameron areContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron Goes Vegan For COP 26”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP Strathaven Echoes Column October 2021

It has been an absolutely devastating time within the House of Commons following from the tragic murder of Sir David Amess MP.  I am proud to have worked with Sir David on many cross-party animal welfare issues, and I considered him to be both a colleague and my friend.  He will be very sadly missed.Continue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP Strathaven Echoes Column October 2021”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP pays respects to Sir David Amess following his tragic death

Dr Lisa Cameron MP for East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow said she would “miss Sir David very much”, adding that she appreciated the support and guidance he gave on animal welfare campaigns, “particularly our work together on Lucy’s Law”. She added: “Sir David’s murder has shaken our democracy to the core and has a reelingContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP pays respects to Sir David Amess following his tragic death”