Westminster News

Rebuild Britain

£3 billion green investment package to drive forward green home improvements, decarbonise buildings and create thousands of jobs – helping to kickstart our eco-friendly economic recovery.

Covid 19 Update

Government action to tackle the coronavirus pandemic:

We are protecting the NHS so that it is there for people when they need it…

• From just 2,000 tests per day in March we now have the capacity to conduct over 200,000 tests per day – with 232,086 tests on 23 June.

Family Courts

Today we have announced a major overhaul of family courts, helping to keep domestic abuse victims and their children safe as they go through this difficult process.

UK Government action to fight Covid 19 and protect the Economy

UK Government action to tackle the coronavirus pandemic:

We are protecting the NHS so that it is there for people when they need it…

• From just 2,000 tests per day in March we now have the capacity to conduct over 200,000 tests per day – with 139,659 tests on 21 June.

Government Departments to Merge

The Prime Minister has announced that the Department for International Development and the Foreign Office will merge, uniting development and diplomacy in one new department that brings together Britain’s international effort.

Covid 19 Update

Following the world’s first successful clinical trial for a coronavirus treatment, the Government has made the drug Dexamethasone immediately available on the NHS across the UK, a significant breakthrough that could save thousands of lives.

New Border Arrangements

Today we will lay before Parliament the public health measures to be imposed at the UK border from next week – preventing the import of new coronavirus cases from abroad, reducing the risk of a second wave of the virus and keeping people safe.

Hong Kong

Writing in The Times, the Prime Minister has said the UK will honour its obligations to the people of Hong Kong if China proceeds with imposing a new national security law.

Virtual Parliament

JACOB REES-MOGG: The virtual Parliament is no longer necessary. We can do so much better