Westminster News

"What a Day!" says Heidi Allen MP

"What a Day!" says Heidi Allen MP as Government announces changes to policy on disability benefits and child refugees

On Friday 19th January 2018, the Government made two announcements on issues which Heidi Allen, the MP for South Cambridgeshire had campaigned on.

UK Action on the Rohingya Crisis

Last week, the new Secretary of State for International Development, Penny Mordaunt, visited Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh where she met Rohingya refugees forced to flee from the horrific violence they experienced in Burma.

Budget 2017 in 25 seconds

You can watch the video clip which explains the key points from the Autumn Statement 2017 at the link here.

Government announces commitment to invest in Addenbrooke's Station

In today’s Autumn Statement the Chancellor, Philip Hammond announced his formal backing of the National Infrastructure Commission’s recommendation to deliver a railway station on Cambridge's Biomedical Campus by 2022 with £5 million of matched funding.