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Daniel Zeichner MP is supporting calls to make it easier to convict people involved in the barbaric ‘sport’ of dog-fighting after a new report disclosed shocking new information. 

The report -‘Betrayal of Trust: The Tragedy of Dog Fighting’ - reveals at least one dog fight is likely to take place every day of the year somewhere in the UK despite the cruel practice having been outlawed almost 200 years ago. 

Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner calls for an end to dog fighting

Daniel Zeichner MP is supporting calls to make it easier to convict people involved in the barbaric ‘sport’ of dog-fighting after a new report disclosed shocking new information.  The report... Read more

Daniel Zeichner MP has welcomed Cambridge University's call for the County Council to re-think its plans to turn off Cambridge's streetlights between midnight and 6am.

UNIVERSITY BACK STREET LIGHTS CAMPAIGN

Daniel Zeichner MP has welcomed Cambridge University's call for the County Council to re-think its plans to turn off Cambridge's streetlights between midnight and 6am. Read more

What do getting married, joining the armed forces, leaving school, paying income tax, and giving full consent to medical treatment have in common? The answer is that, legally, you can do them all at the age of 16 in the UK. But sadly the same can’t be said of voting and having a say in who represents you. The Government is now pulling out all the stops to try and stop 16 and 17 year olds from even being able to vote in the EU referendum, a once in a generation opportunity to have their say on a decision that will impact them for decades to come.

Daniel Zeichner MP calls on 16 and 17 year olds to be allowed their democratic rights on the EU

What do getting married, joining the armed forces, leaving school, paying income tax, and giving full consent to medical treatment have in common? The answer is that, legally, you can... Read more

Local MP and shadow transport minister Daniel Zeichner MP was in Parliament to call for changes to the law to tackle parking on the pavement.

 

Daniel Zeichner MP steers the Pavement Parking Bill to success

Local MP and shadow transport minister Daniel Zeichner MP was in Parliament to call for changes to the law to tackle parking on the pavement.   Read more

Daniel Zeichner MP challenged Shailesh Vara MP, the Conservative Under-Secretary of State for Justice, on the rise in court fees. The change has adversely affected several small businesses across Cambridge. 

Daniel speaks out against court fees

Daniel Zeichner MP challenged Shailesh Vara MP, the Conservative Under-Secretary of State for Justice, on the rise in court fees. The change has adversely affected several small businesses across Cambridge. ... Read more

Daniel Zeichner MP joined local residents and councillors outside the Guildhall as they protested against plans to turn off Cambridge's street lights.

MP joins torchlight procession to save Cambridge’s streetlights

Daniel Zeichner MP joined local residents and councillors outside the Guildhall as they protested against plans to turn off Cambridge's street lights. Read more

The Dogs Trust, the UK’s largest dog welfare charity took the opportunity to highlight the UK’s growing puppy smuggling problem to a host of MPs at its annual House of Commons reception hosted by Sir Roger Gale MP and supported by the players of People’s Postcode Lottery. Local MP, Daniel Zeichner, attended the event.

Local MP helps charity raise awareness of puppy smuggling plight

The Dogs Trust, the UK’s largest dog welfare charity took the opportunity to highlight the UK’s growing puppy smuggling problem to a host of MPs at its annual House of Commons... Read more

In regards to the Commons’ vote Daniel Zeichner MP said: “I will be voting against air strikes in Syria tomorrow because I do not believe a credible and convincing strategy has been presented to defeat ISIS/Daesh.

Syria Vote – Cambridge MP to vote against air strikes

In regards to the Commons’ vote Daniel Zeichner MP said: “I will be voting against air strikes in Syria tomorrow because I do not believe a credible and convincing strategy... Read more

Pupils and teachers have a spring in their step following the announcement that North Cambridge Academy is to receive £78,000 of National Lottery Sport England funding.

Big Leap Forward for North Cambridge Academy’s Sports Facilities

Pupils and teachers have a spring in their step following the announcement that North Cambridge Academy is to receive £78,000 of National Lottery Sport England funding. Read more

As world leaders gather in Paris between 30th November and 11th December 2015 for a crucial Climate Conference, Cambridge campaigners have made their voice heard.

In a speech to individuals and organisations who have signed the "Cambridge Climate Message" Daniel Zeichner MP said "addressing environmental challenges is a matter of fundamental social justice" at a special event Cambridge Cleantech, The Future Business Centre.

Cambridge Climate Change Message

As world leaders gather in Paris between 30th November and 11th December 2015 for a crucial Climate Conference, Cambridge campaigners have made their voice heard. In a speech to individuals and... Read more

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