I was a signatory this week to a letter to the Home Secretary regarding funding for security at places of worship.
The appalling terrorist attack in Christchurch has understandably left many Muslims concerned about security, particularly as we approach Ramadan.
I was pleased that the Home Secretary has announced additional funding for security at places of worship. It is vital that this funding is released as a matter of urgency and that applications are kept as simple and as clear as possible.
Sarah Champion MP, Chair of the APPGs on Sexual Violence and Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse, responds to the Government’s award of the three-year Rape Support Fund, which included a 10% funding increase for specialist sexual violence and abuse services:
Sarah Champion, Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse, called on the Government to introduce a statutory right to paid time off work for victims who are attending court as a witness during Justice Oral Questions on Tuesday 12 March.