Westminster News

GCSE & A Level Results

School pupils in England will receive centre assessment grades for this week’s GCSE results and last week’s A and AS level results. 

Travel Corridors And Quarantine: COVID-19

I know many people have been impacted by the recent removal of Spain from the list of quarantine-exempt countries for returning travellers to England.

Trade Bill 2020: Statement

A number of misleading posts are currently circulating on social media with regard to the Trade Bill and our NHS, and I believe it’s important to set the record straight on this issue.

Plan For Jobs 2020

Today the Chancellor announced the Plan for Jobs 2020 Update, a £30 billion set of policy measures intended to combat the economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic in the UK. A summary of these policies can be found below, with more information available on the Government website at

Transport Questions

It was great to be back at the despatch box today, answering questions about the changes and improvements we’re making to the transport sector following the impact of coronavirus.

NHS Staff: Weekly Testing

A few people have asked about NHS staff testing, following a vote in the House of Commons on an Opposition Day Motion earlier this week.

George Floyd: Black Lives Matter

I absolutely stand with all those across the globe who are appalled and horrified by the way George Floyd lost his life. Justice and accountability should now follow.


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