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Unemployment Rate At Its Lowest for 40 Years

Although the recent economic figures showed that there was a slowing in growth in the UK economy, overall the outlook shows improvements. In particular the rate of unemployment is the lowest it has been for 40 years.

Working in the Council of Europe

“As the UK prepares to leave the EU, the Council of Europe will be just as important to us. Indeed, it will become more important to us.”

More funding for sports prosthetics for young people

Being closely involved with the all party parliamentary groups covering limb loss and sepsis, respectively, it was good to see that there is going to be more government funding made available for children with disabilities, so that they can benefit from the latest sports prosthetics.

The gender pay gap

WE MUST LEARN GOOD PRACTICE FROM THE 8 PER CENT OF ORGANISATIONS WHICH DON’T HAVE A GENDER PAY GAP, SAYS RT HON DAME CHERYL GILLAN MP

Cheryl visits thriving local company

It is always a great pleasure to meet thriving companies which are based in the constituency. My visit to Kiddylicious in Amersham, during March, was great fun because the consumers involved are babies and toddlers, so it was fascinating to hear how the company started up.

Buckinghamshire Unitary Authority - Views Requested

On 12 March, the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government announced that he is “minded” to go ahead with the proposal that there should be a unitary authority for Buckinghamshire.