Speeches in Parliament

Mark Pawsey welcomes progress in reducing youth unemployment in Rugby

Rugby MP Mark Pawsey spoke in the House of Commons this week to welcome statistics showing that youth unemployment in his constituency has fallen considerably quicker than the rest of the country. While welcoming that fact that youth unemployment has fallen from 7% to 5.2% across the country, Mark pointed out that youth unemployment in Rugby has fallen by more than half, from 7.6% to 3.1%.

Gavin questions NATO solidarity on Ukraine in Parliament

Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, today questioned the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs about whether NATO would act with solidarity following the recent events in Ukraine.

Prime Minister answers question from young Rugby pupil

When Rugby MP Mark Pawsey visited The Revel Primary School in Monks Kirby in his Rugby constituency, little did he know that he would meet a young pupil who would provide him with a question to be posed to David Cameron today during Prime Minister’s Questions.