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Local MP Supports Sustainable Housing Standards

The Government has announced a new policy to make housing more sustainable.

22% of the UK’s Greenhouse Gas emissions come from heating homes, a significant proportion of the UK’s total emissions. In response to this, the Government has announced a Future Homes Standard.

Caroline Dinenage Supports Armed Forces Covenant

The Prime Minister and Chairman of the Conservative Party have become the first political party to sign the Armed Forces Covenant, formalising the Conservative’s commitment to respect and care for those who risk their lives in service of the United Kingdom.

Local MP Welcomes Increase to Living Wage

The Government has announced a new target for the National Living Wage (NLW), reaching £10.50 an hour by 2024.

This applies to workers aged 25 and over. The Government aims to extend this to all over 21. This will give a £4,000 pay rise to full time workers on the NLW.

Caroline Welcomes Further Increase In Police Funding

The Government has announced increased funding for the Police in order to equip them to protect officers. Violence against the Police has surfaced recently, with the tragic loss of an officer in the line of duty recently.

Let’s Get Brexit Done!

The collective failure of Parliament to allow the UK to leave the EU with or without a deal has been incredibly frustrating and deeply damaging to faith in democracy.  A sensible deal is clearly in the best interests of both the UK and the EU.

STUBBINGTON BYPASS SUCCESS!

The Secretary of State for Transport gave the Stubbington Bypass a green light, confirming that the Stubbington Bypass will go ahead!