Westminster News

Mark Pawsey contributes to helping local government save money

Mark Pawsey MP, a member of a House and Commons Select Committee scrutinising matters dealt with by the Department for Communities and Local Government has been carrying out an inquiry into local government procurement. The report identifies a number of ways to save the taxpayer money, improve the efficiency of local government, and support local businesses.

Dunne welcomes Government investment in Science

South Shropshire MP Philip Dunne has welcomed news of the Government’s latest investment of £300 million to support growth and jobs in Britain’s science sector.

Rugby MP goes bananas over Fairtrade Fortnight

Rugby MP Mark Pawsey joined Fairtrade business fairandfunky to bring the issue of Fairtrade to the centre of Parliament and Mark was delighted to show his support for the campaign to make bananas Fairtrade.

MP meets disabled artists at unique exhibition in House of Commons

Chris Kelly, Member of Parliament for Dudley South, met with disabled artists from across the country in the House of Commons last Wednesday for a special one off pop-up exhibition of celebrated disability arts project, ‘Postcards From The Edges’. The exhibition was organised to mark the passing of the crucial Care Bill through Parliament and also featured the launch of a book pulling together the most powerful postcards sent to United Response throughout 2013.

Mark Garnier MP attends F40 Conference

Mark Garnier, MP for Wyre Forest, joined around 60 delegates and twenty MPs to discuss the inequality of schools per pupil funding. The conference was called by the F40 campaign and was held, in Parliament, on the 6th February.