Layla Moran

Layla Moran secures first Commons debate on Long Covid

“I’m pleased that we’ve been able to secure this important debate on Long Covid, which is long overdue. The APPG on Coronavirus, which I chair, has submitted recommendations to the Government on this, and the debate will give us the opportunity to hold them to account and represent our constituents suffering from it.Layla Moran, Lib Dem MP for Oxford West and Abingdon and Chair of the APPG on Coronavirus, has secured the first Commons debate on Long Covid on Thursday 7th January following cross-party support.

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Change patent laws to help developing countries fight Covid-19: Layla Moran writes to government

Layla Moran has lead in writing a cross-party letter calling on the Government to support waiver to stop intellectual property barriers from restricting access to COVID-19 vaccine.

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Layla Moran calls on community to “come and support” local businesses on Small Business Saturday

Layla Moran, Lib Dem MP for Oxford West and Abingdon, visited three local businesses in Jericho in her constituency today to show her support for the local retail and hospitality sector, industries which have been particularly affected by the coronavirus pandemic and both lockdowns. 

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Layla Moran backs UBI trial for Oxford

Lib Dem proposals to push for a Universal Basic Income trial to be run in Oxford have been backed by Oxford West and Abingdon MP Layla Moran. 

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proposed public sector pay freeze “utterly wrong” and “insulting”

“Freezing the pay of millions of public sector workers during this crisis is utterly wrong. So many are on the front line and deserve our support and gratitude.Layla Moran MP has responded to reports that millions of public sector workers could have their pay frozen next year following the Comprehensive Spending Review.

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Active travel funding for Oxfordshire: lack of schemes in Abingdon and the Vale “very disappointing” - Layla Moran MP

ayla Moran responds to active travel funding for Oxfordshire: lack of schemes in Abingdon and the Vale “very disappointing”_ picture Martin EgglestonLayla Moran has said news that suggestions for green travel schemes in Abingdon or the Vale of White Horse were excluded from Oxfordshire County Council’s Active Travel Fund tranche 2 bid to Whitehall is “very disappointing”.  Layla has called on everyone in the community to sign the local Lib Dems’ petition to make their voices heard. 

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Layla Moran calls for more support for the events and enterprise sector

“The health of the events and enterprise industry is so incredibly important to the growth of the UK economy and people’s livelihoods.  Rishi Sunak must do more to support these businesses and jobs, but also to ensure that the industry will still be viable when we come out of this pandemic. Layla Moran MP has joined cross-party efforts led by Liberal Democrat MP Sarah Olney demanding the Government provide more funding to the events and enterprise sector, an industry particularly struggling due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Layla Moran plans virtual visits to Oxford West and Abingdon classrooms for UK Parliament Week

“Teachers, pupils, parents and everyone else have had such a hard year. This week is a great opportunity to have some fun while also learning about the role Parliament plays in the country and in their community through their MP.     “It’s not too late to join in! Go to the Parliament Week website and email me to let me know you’re joining in the fun.”Layla Moran, Lib Dem MP for Oxford West and Abingdon, has said she’s “delighted” to be taking part in UK Parliament Week, as she prepares to virtually visit classrooms and after-school clubs in her constituency this week. 

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Layla Moran responds to PM’s statement: “We must break the cycle of ‘boom and bust’ lockdowns”

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Responding to the Prime Minister’s statement on a second national lockdown at Saturday's Downing Street press conference, Lib Dem MP for Oxford West and Abingdon Layla Moran said: “We must break the cycle of ‘boom and bust’ lockdowns. The Government’s approach to the pandemic has already led us to a worst-of-both-worlds situation in which we have among the highest number of deaths and worst economic outlook anywhere."

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Layla Moran responds to Oxford moving to Tier 2 restrictions

 

Layla Moran, Lib Dem MP for Oxford West and Abingdon, has responded to the announcement that Oxford will move to Tier 2 coronavirus restrictions. 

 

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