Westminster News

James appointed PPS for Jeremy Hunt

I am honoured to have been appointed as Parliamentary Private Secretary to Jeremy Hunt MP, the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care. This is clearly a really important period for our NHS and broader health and social care issues.

Progress on technical education

For many years the UK has performed poorly in the international productivity tables. In real terms, this means that in 2015, for every comparable hour worked in Germany, the UK produced 37% less output. Average productivity across the G7 countries falls 18% above the UK.

MP & Business rates Minister meet local firms

Businesses press minister on rates

Business owners met with South Suffolk MP James Cartlidge and a Treasury minister to express their concerns about increasing business rates.