BEIS Questions: UK Manufacturing Industry

Speaking at Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy questions today, refuting the claim that ”we don’t make things in this country anymore”.

The UK has an excellent manufacturing industry, with world-leading, cutting edge technology manufactured in the Tewkesbury constituency alone.

We need to do more to promote our excellent manufacturing sector, not least so that we can attract more young people into the industries where exciting, rewarding careers await them.

You can watch my contribution and the response below.

http://parliamentlive.tv/event/index/485a001d-2880-4100-8383-0981d52f6b…