Childcare Support: Offers for Parents

With a number of schemes for supporting parents with childcare being introduced or already available, I would like to ensure that all constituents are aware of them.

Leaving the EU and the Transfer of Personal Data

Our exit from the European Union is a complex process with many moving parts to consider. One less well known but very important area that needs to be addressed is the transfer of personal data between the UK and the EU.

NACUE Launch Pad Created for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Last weekend the National Association of College & University Entrepreneurs (NACUE) and the New Beacon Group (NBG) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to create a national student and graduate entrepreneur’s hub.

MP draws attention to freedom of religion issues

Stafford MP Jeremy Lefroy has drawn attention to issues of freedom of religion. Twice in January Jeremy asked about freedom of religious belief at Foreign and Commonwealth Office questions in the House.

Mixed Signals: SMMT UK Car Manufacturing Figures 2017

Data published in January by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) reveals mixed signals regarding the state of UK car manufacturing. In 2017 1.67 million cars were built in the UK, a decline of -3%.

UK Leadership in Global Education

In the 11 years that I lived in Tanzania with my family I saw first-hand the poverty that so many people in developing countries face and conversely the economic and social opportunities that a good education can bring.