Gareth Johnson MP takes part in a debate on the Falkland Islands

Date: Wed 1st February 2012


On Tuesday (31st Jan) Gareth Johnson MP for Dartford took part in a Westminster Hall debate on the subject of the Falkland Islands.
Gareth said “Some 225 British personnel died during the conflict in the Falkland Islands and this should never be forgotten.  The Falklands conflict was about ensuring self-determination for Falkland Islanders an issue that many islands around the world are struggling with today.”
2012 marks the 30th year anniversary of the Falkland Island conflict.
“We must not forget this important part of our history nor those who lost their lives fighting for this cause.” Said Gareth.