Westminster News

MORE POLICE ON OUR STREETS

The Prime Minister has launched a recruitment drive to deliver 20,000 new police officers and make our streets safer.

People want to see more officers in their neighbourhoods, protecti

The unprecedented drive to deliver more frontline officers will

NEW CABINET ANNOUNCED

The Prime Minister has unveiled his Cabinet for Modern Britain, appointing Ministers who will get Brexit done by 31st October and ensure our NHS, schools and police get the attention they deserve.

NEW PM TAKES OFFICE TODAY

Today, Boris Johnson will become the next Prime Minister after he was elected as the Leader of the Conservative Party yesterday.

NEW LEADER, NEW PRIME MINISTER

Today, Boris Johnson has been elected as the Leader of the Conservative Party. He brings the energy, vision, and leadership to break the Brexit deadlock; bring the change that people want; and get the UK back on the road to a brighter future.

MP WELCOMES ADDITIONAL MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden, as welcomed news that children and young people in Wealden are to benefit from additional mental health support. All schools and colleges in Wealden will be offered mental health training as part of the Government’s commitment to providing more joined up care.

TELL THE NEW PRIME MINISTER YOUR VIEWS

The next Prime Minister wants to know what you think. The election for leader of the Conservative Party is well underway.

And whoever wins will be the next Prime Minister. Do you have strong views?

HELPING EX-OFFENDERS INTO WORK

This Conservative Government is taking further steps to help ex-offenders into work, reducing the likelihood of reoffending and cutting the £15 billion cost to the economy each year whilst keeping the public safe.

CALL TO END LOW-VALUE DEGREES

The Education Secretary has called on universities to drop or revamp courses delivering poor value for money, ensuring record investment in the university sector helps students to achieve their potential. 

BAN ON PLASTIC STRAWS, STIRRERS AND BUDS

Environment Secretary Michael Gove has today confirmed a ban on plastic straws, drinks stirrers, and plastic stemmed cotton buds in England, following overwhelming public support for the move.