MP joins forces with Somerset Wild Life Trust

Rebecca Pow, MP for Taunton Deane, joined forces with the Somerset Wild Life Trust at a successful Environment Surgery in Wellington.  The event to hear views and discuss issues relating to the environment was a lively affair, attended by people of all ages from across Taunton Deane Rebecca said

Duke of Wellington visit to the town!

Good news is always refreshing and there is genuinely great progress to report in relation to my campaign in conjunction with the National Trust and the community of Wellington  to restore the iconic Wellington Monument.

Local Achievements

I am delighted to be the Minister for the Environment within the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, but as ever, representing Taunton Deane remains a top priority. I am greatly looking forward to continuing this role though as ever.

UPDATE: Leaving the European Union

I want to make it clear that I do not want to leave the EU without a deal.  It is not my preferred option and I would rather leave with an agreement. The terms of the existing Withdrawal Agreement in its current form are, however, unacceptable to Parliament.

Education Funding

Providing our children with a good education is one of the best things we can do for them.

Urging the Prime Minister to legislate for net zero emissions by 2050

Last week in Prime Ministers Questions, Taunton Deane MP Rebecca Pow urged the Government to “do more, faster and sooner, for a sustainable future.”  And this week, grasping another opportunity to ask a question in PMQ’s Ms Pow referred to the advice given by the Committee on Climate Change Commi