Westminster News

Government Announces New UK Travel Corridors

The Transport Secretary, Grant Shapps, has today announced details of new travel corridors, setting out countries British travellers will be allowed to visit without being subject to the 14 day quarantine on their return.

Black Lives Matter

I, like millions of people, was shocked and appalled by the death of George Floyd.  It is a sad truth that racism still occurs to this day and it is up to all of us to root it out and fight it.  I know many people are rightfully very angry by what happened to George Floyd and I hope that the perp

Support for Students and Universities Announced

The Government this week announced a package of support measures for universities and students aimed at stabilising admissions, supporting students and financial support for Higher Education providers.

Supporting Carers Through the Covid Crisis

With care homes the new front line of the fight against Coronavirus it is essential we do all we can to support them, their staff, and the residents they look after.

UK lockdown extended for at least 3 weeks

Following consideration of the scientific evidence by COBRA and Cabinet, the Government has announced an extension to the UK lockdown for at least the next three weeks.