Westminster News

Ministerial Visit to Nepal

It was a tremendous honour to be able to speak and share in the celebrations at the Nepal Embassy for the 264th anniversary of the founding of the Nepal Army.

Brexit Update

This week Members of Parliament and the public have been given an update on Brexit. The timeline is as such…

Unemployment at a 43 Year Low

Figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) showed unemployment in Milton Keynes North and across the UK fell yet again in December.

Brexit: My Approach

Following last week’s vote in Parliament and the ongoing impasse on Brexit, I thought this an appropriate time to update constituents with my proposed approach.

Pensions Cold Calling Ban

Following on from my Scam Smart event last month, I'm delighted to announce the pensions cold calling ban comes into effect today. The ban will help people stay protected and ensure pensioners have dignity and security in retirement, with fines of £500,000 fines for scammers.

NHS Long Term Plan

Our #NHSLongTermPlan will protect the health service now and for generations to come – ensuring the NHS is always there for you and your family. The Government will be spending an extra £20.5 billion a year in real terms by 2023-24, with every penny spent well.

Youth unemployment tumbles again in MK

Unemployment figures for people aged 18-24 in Milton Keynes have fallen by 50% in five years according to figures released by the Office for National Statistics.

UK Commitment in Oman

I had the honour to visit members of our Armed Forces in Iraq, Bahrain and Oman this week.