Congratulations to North Oxfordshire MP Victoria Prentis who has been appointed a Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Environment and Rural Affairs (DEFRA).
DEFRA is responsible for safeguarding our natural environment, supporting our world-leading food and farming industry, and sustaining a thriving rural economy.
Speaking of her appointment Victoria said: “As a passionate environmentalist, farmer's daughter, and supporter of the rural economy, I am delighted that the Prime Minister has offered me this opportunity. I am determined to ensure that Britain remains a world-leader in farming and agricultural produce and practices and that we continue to lead global efforts to tackle the climate emergency.”
North Oxfordshire Conservative Association wishes Victoria the very best in her new role.