Westminster News

Record Employment Figures

I welcome the new jobs figures released today-with employment at a record high record of 32.93 million and unemployment is at its lowest since 1974. 

Child refugees

Withdrawal Agreement- Refugee protection

Holocaust Remembrance

Signing the Holocaust Remembrance Book, marking 75 years since the liberation of Auschwitz. I visited that site a few years ago and realised that quite a few people who were murdered there could still be alive today.

Supporting persecuted Christians

Supporting the Open Doors campaign in Westminster yesterday to help and protect Christians who are persecuted in various parts of the world.

Taking the oath

It was a great honour and privilege to take the oath on the King James Bible in the House of Commons at the start of this Parliament.

Racism in Football

Today, I asked an urgent question to the Minister of State at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport regarding crowd behaviour at the Bulgaria v England football game. To see the full clip please click here

Queen's Speech

Yesterday’s Queen’s Speech set out how Boris Johnson and the Conservatives will get Brexit done and focus on the people's priorities.

This government have committed to:

Trade Deals with the USA

It is very encouraging that the USA has said that they very much want to do trade deals with the UK when we leave the EU, probably sector by sector to start with.