Westminster News

MP urges people to stay alert to cases of modern slavery

Stafford MP Jeremy Lefroy has urged local people to stay alert to cases of modern slavery.

His call comes two years after the Modern Slavery Act 2015 received Royal Assent, and 210 years since the passing of the Slave Trade Act 1807.

Stafford MP backs breathing space for families in problem debt

Stafford MP Jeremy Lefroy has backed calls for a new scheme to help thousands of families regain control of their finances as data from the Bank of England shows unsecured household debt rising at its fastest rate since the financial crisis.

The National Lottery is a winning ticket for Stafford

Stafford MP Jeremy Lefroy has thanked National Lottery players in Stafford for their role in raising over £30 million every week for good causes, and has urged more local arts, sports, heritage and community groups to apply for National Lottery funding.

Stafford MP signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment

This week Stafford MP, Jeremy Lefroy signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work ti

Stafford MP backs cross-party NHS and Care campaign

Stafford MP, Jeremy Lefroy has joined more than 20 MPs from the Conservatives, Labour, and the Liberal Democrats calling for the Prime Minister to establish an NHS and Care Convention to come up with a long-term funding settlement for the health and care system. 

MP welcomes main thrust of government’s fair funding proposals

Jeremy has welcomed the proposals put forward by the government in Stage 2 of the consultation on fair funding for schools.

The document confirms that the government will introduce national funding formulae for schools, high needs and local authority services for schools in 2018-19.