Westminster News

MASSIVE POLICE FUNDING BOOST

The Conservative government has announced the biggest increase in funding for the police in a decade, meaning more officers tackling crime and keeping people safe.

BREXIT BECOMES LAW

The Prime Minister’s Brexit Deal has received Royal Assent and become law, meaning we will leave the European Union on 31 January and move forward as one United Kingdom.

SAVED BY THE DIVISION BELL ...

Tuesday saw the end of parliamentary recess and the resolution of customs and proceedings in Westminster. However, Thursday marked a break with tradition, as the pupils from Frant Church of England Primary School took over and scrutinised the rule books in Parliament.

QUEEN'S SPEECH

Today’s Queen’s Speech will reaffirm that the NHS is our number one priority – which is why we’ll become the first ever Government to enshrine the increased NHS budget of an extra £33.9 billion per year into law.

The Queen’s Speech will set out our plans to:

VILLAGE SCHOOL SAVED

Result! Successful campaigning secures the future of Fletching School, announces Wealden's MP.

PRIME MINISTER'S STATEMENT

Following the General Election, Prime Minister, Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP, addressed the nation from Downing Street:

THE FIRST 100 DAYS ... OF A CONSERVATIVE GOVERNMENT

Today, with seven days to go, the Prime Minister will be in the East Midlands where he’ll unveil our action plan for the first 100 days of a majority Government – contrasting it with the gridlock and uncertainty that would follow the election of a hung parliament on 12 December.

A BRIGHTER FUTURE FOR BRITAIN

Today, the UK will host NATO leaders from 29 countries for a meeting to mark the 70th anniversary of NATO – the most successful military alliance in history, which protects a billion people. Our 2019 manifesto sets out how we’ll keep Britain safe and support our armed forces by:

MANIFESTO LAUNCHED

The Prime Minister has launched our 2019 General Election Manifesto. Below is a guide to all the key points you need on the manifesto.

GET BREXIT DONE

Over this election, Conservatives have announced plans which will deliver on people’s priorities. We will: