Westminster News

Economic output now above pre-recession peak

Nuneaton’s MP Marcus Jones has welcomed today’s news that Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has grown to above its pre-recession peak. GDP is widely used by economists to gauge economic output.

Caroline presents petition on flight path noise

Over 1500 signatures were collected by local action groups for a petition presented by local MP Caroline Spelman calling on the Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin to intervene in the trial of possible new flight paths from Birmingham airport. 

Dunne honours RAF personnel at Westminster

South Shropshire MP and Minister for Defence Equipment, Support and Technology Philip Dunne this week attended the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund’s annual parliamentary reception.