Dame Cheryl Gillan MP urges protection for Chiltern chalk streams

Local MP Dame Cheryl Gillan MP has called on the Government to protect the precious chalk streams of the Chiltern Hills.

Dame Cheryl helped to secure a debate in the House of Commons on the plight of our precious chalk streams, including the River Chess and the Misbourne.

England has 85% of the world’s chalk streams, nine of which are found here in the Chilterns, but they are threatened by extraction and the £100 billion HS2 project.

You can read the full transcript of this important debate here ?