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Why we need a General Election

Theresa May: I have just chaired a meeting of Cabinet where we agreed that the Government should call a general election to be held on the 8th June.

Street launches digital vision to prepare for digital revolution

The creation of a Digital Skills Institute and a new graduate retention programme are included in proposals by Mayoral candidate Andy Street to help the West Midlands prepare for the Digital Revolution and support the bid to bring Channel 4 to the region.

Street aims high on High Streets

West Midlands Mayoral candidate Andy Street has pledged to use his experience in retail to drive improvements to town centres and High Streets.

Local Elections 2017

In four weeks’ time, people across the country will be going to the polls. On Thursday 4th May, the UK will vote in elections which will have a big impact, both on local areas, and on our country as a whole.

Unemployment remains at 11-year low

Over the last seven years we have been working hard to create more opportunities for ordinary working people. That starts by helping more people into work so that they can earn a living and provide for themselves and their family. 
 

Minister visits Stoke campaign group with candidate Jack

A Home Office Minister has visited a Stoke-based campaign group which tackles the scourge of modern slavery and human trafficking.

Sarah Newton MP, who is Minister for Vulnerability, Safeguarding and Countering Extremism, spent time meeting representatives from Voice of Hope.