Westminster News

COVID-19 Emergency: PM's Address to the Nation Announcing Lockdown

On Monday 23rd March, Prime Minister Boris Johnson addressed the nation and announced that everyone should stay at home to stop the further spread of the disease within our communities. The following measures will be reviewed after three weeks.

Treasury Advice for Businesses and Individuals

Attached is a document I have received from the Treasury about the support they are currently offering businesses and individuals. I will continue to post updates about these measures as and when they come in.

Coronavirus Latest

The latest NHS advice on how to protect yourself or check if you need medical advice. This should be your first port of call rather than phoning 111 unless your symptoms are severe:

Covid-19 Emergency: My letter to the Chancellor

Attached is the letter I have written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer about the need to support local businesses, the self-employed and those facing precarious future employment in the wake of Covid-19's spread.