Hoax calls are putting peoples lives at risk. The speed with which emergency services arrive at an incident is crucially important to the outcome of that situation, precious minutes of delays due to hoax calls makes a huge difference. There is no excuse for this sort of behaviour.
Ensuring our troops have access to the best mental health support is an important part of the military covenant. The Government will be working with all the Service Chiefs to make sure there isn’t a single person in the forces who doesn’t know where to turn in times of trouble.
The Government has rebuilt the UK’s savings culture. For an entire generation, workplace pension saving is the new normal. Their mission now is to make sure the next generation of younger workers have the same opportunities. The Government: · Is committed to enabling more people to save while they are working, so that they can [...]
Official stats show that UK manufacturing output is at its highest for a decade - helping to create more, higher paying jobs in an economy that is fit for the future.
I am supporting the Sky Ocean Rescue campaign to reduce single-use plastic consumption and switch to reusable alternatives. Did you know micro-plastics have been found inside a third of all fish in the English Channel, and that by 2050 it has been predicted that the plastic in the oceans could weigh more than all the [...]
Are you looking for work? Southampton Jobs Fair Partnership is hosting an Enable Employment Fair on the 20th February at the Civic Centre building. Free of charge and open to all, the event aims to support those who are unemployed, particularly people with a disability or health condition and young people who are Not in [...]
Yesterday I presented a petition of over 1200 names to the House of Commons calling on Lloyds Bank to rethink its decision to close its Woolston Branch. The decision to close this branch is totally at odds with the views of local people who highly value the service. If this closure goes ahead it will [...]
Today marks 100 years since the Representation of the People Act was passed giving women the right to vote. The Act only granted women over 30 the right to vote but begun the process to universal suffrage we all enjoy today. Democracy and the freedoms we enjoy in this country are something we must cherish [...]