Gordon Marsden is a long-standing campaigner for Animal Welfare issues. He is a member of Labour Animal Welfare Society and works locally and in Westminster to protect animals from ill-treatment.
Labour Animal Welfare Society was set up in 1992. LAWS objectives are to:
* Educate, promote and organise discussion on matters concerning animal welfare
* Promote our beliefs that humans have obligations towards other animals
On these pages you can read about the work Gordon has done on Animal Welfare, and read his popular Constituent's Animal Welfare Newsletter.
Gordon has today welcomed the announcement by Animal Welfare Minister Jim Fitzpatrick that wild animals are to be banned from UK circuses
Gordon has pledged his support for Vote Cruelty Free, a new non-partisan coalition of animal protection organisations
Gordon Marsden opposes the Badger cull